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Data leading to shift in defensive strategy in baseball

...necessary evil for the Colorado third baseman, who doesn't particularly care for the...Arenado, one of the top fielding third basemen. When he moves over to the shortstop...Jordy Mercer more toward second and third baseman Josh Harrison to the shortstop hole...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-13/data-leading-shift-defen
Braves roll as Brewers pitcher is ejected

...last run of the inning when Jonny Gomes, batting for the second time in the seventh, reached on a throwing error by second baseman Hector Gomez.Garza allowed five hits, four runs, two walks and struck out three in 6 1-3 innings, dropping to 0-4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-21/braves-roll-brewers-pitc
Atlanta's third base alternative

...totals on two third basemen and a third capable third baseman in one day's work...among 2014 third basemen; Sandoval ranked 14th...for a Braves third baseman since the combination...2002, Braves third basemen were below average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-11-24/atlantas-thi
Sand Gnats hand GreenJackets sixth loss in a row

...defeat.Eudor Garcia scored when Patrick Biondi grounded into a double play, Tomas Nido scored on a throwing error by third baseman Will Callaway and Jean Rodriguez had an RBI single to left in the Savannah seventh.Garcia added an RBI single in the eighth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-20/sand-gnats-hand-greenjac
Miami names its GM as its new manager

...impatience. Jennings is Loria's sixth manager since June 2010."Jeffrey Loria makes me laugh!" former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones tweeted.No other candidates were considered, Samson said, in part because the Marlins have gone through so...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-18/miami-names-its-gm-its-n
GreenJackets: Martin, Morgan impress for Hickory

...left-handed reliever in the future. The changeup needs to develop further for him to grade higher than a High 4. Hickory third baseman Josh Morgan has the ingredients to be a High 5 player with tweaks. He's pretty polished in all aspects to be a 19-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-05-16/greenjackets
Braves notebook

...RBI from his trio of first basemen - B.J. Surhoff, Wes Helms...produced by National League first basemen are .248, six home runs and...run and one RBI as a first baseman. Helms is batting .189 with...RBI produced by Braves first basemen this season belong to Surhoff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/23/bra_346801.shtml
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Braves notebook

...Robinson or Ron Santo. The only two third basemen in major league history to post five straight...with 101 RBI. "Of all the great third basemen who have played the game, I would have...stick and a bigger glove. The second baseman, who very quietly has hit .282 since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/10/bas_295410.shtml
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Tigers top Deacons in game of offense

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Clemson first basemen Andy D'Alessio went 3-for-6 with a three-run homer and six RBI as the Tigers rallied from an seven-run deficit to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/15/cle_453226.shtml
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Aiken Post 26 begins defending state title in playoffs

...fielder Adam Herndon (batting over .600), shortstop/second basemen Charlie Stanley (16 stolen bases), catcher Josh Miller (batting .600), right fielder Kyle Langley (20 RBI), third basemen Chris Wolf (only one error) and pitcher Josh Moyer (5-1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/07/oth_210991.shtml
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