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You can call 'em Royals, or Cows

There are three types of baseball players. Those who make it happen. Those who watch it happen, and those who wonder what happens.? Tommy Lasorda The World Series begins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-20/you-can-call-em-royals-or-cow
Expensive and broken

...release patting itself on the back for the "restraint" it showed in dealing with the intruder. That's like a baseball player being proud of his discipline in not picking up the ground ball that went through his legs.Even Hollywood movies assume...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-02/expensive-and-broken
Former South Carolina players Bobby Haney, Nolan Belcher hold camp

...CLEARWATER - Former South Carolina star and professional baseball player Bobby Haney experienced the ride from being a national...He is now using those experiences to teach youth baseball players what it takes to reach the same ranks.Haney and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-06/former-south-carolina-pl
Peach Belt Conference forum addresses violence and sex assault

Watching sports television is a way of life for Lorenzo Butler and his fellow baseball players at Flagler College.When he watched the video of former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancee in an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-22/peach-belt-conference-for
State of the Braves, part 1

...things. A losing streak takes a toll on a team. A losing streak that ends a team's season is like a dagger. Baseball players are humans. The Braves entered the final week of the season scoring two runs or fewer in 39 percent of their games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-09-25/state-atlant
For girls in baseball, Little League not the end

...playing baseball. She said she never thought of playing softball and doesn't want to be known as the only female NCAA baseball player."They think I'm a gimmick," Sailors said. "I'm not here to be a gimmick, I'm here to play baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/girls-baseball-little-le
What Is It?

...saw the '73 pink Imperial. It had a New York license plate 'Say Hey.' I had cut off Willie Mays, the greatest baseball player of all time. Willie Mays, the Say Hey Kid, was in the last year of his storied baseball career and was only a shell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-07/what-it
Many skeptics were slow to embrace idea of putting punter in Hall of Fame

...Borges said. "In some cases, to a degree, you could argue that, but that's like saying pitchers aren't baseball players. It's a position and if you don't have a punter, that's pretty significant."Then there were the stats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/many-skeptics-were-slow-embr
Boseman captures essence of Brown in 'Get On Up'

When Chadwick Boseman was cast as the legendary baseball player Jackie Robinson in last year's movie biography 42...his career-changing role as Cairo, Ga.,-born baseball player Robinson, Boseman mostly was known to television...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-31/boseman-captures-esse
Brian Grazer made James Brown film possible

...But the role went to a younger, virtually unknown actor, Chadwick Boseman, who in 2013 achieved fame playing baseball player Jackie Robinson in the movie 42. His TV roles had included being in episodes of All My Children, ER and Law & Order...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/brian-grazer-made-jam