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Cubs send Kris Bryant to minors despite big spring

Third baseman Kris Bryant was reassigned by the Chicago Cubs to their minor league camp on Monday despite an outstanding spring training at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-30/cubs-send-kris-bryant-mi
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
Drug testing, power arms contribute to decline in home runs

...yeah, absolutely," said Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant, perhaps the best power-hitting...50 and 60 a year," said Houston first baseman Chris Carter, who tied for second in the...It's lower than that," Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson said. "I think 20 is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-27/drug-testing-power-arms-
Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart under investigation for gambling

...he alleged Wednesday that his initial account had been hacked to create the direct message conversations.NATIONALS: Third baseman Anthony Rendon might miss Washington's opener against the New York Mets on April 6 because of a sprained left knee.Rendon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-25/marlins-pitcher-jarred-c
Braves: Spring Training Watch (Part 5)

...circles. He'll get reps with the second basemen in big league camp this spring, but he'll...he could be Atlanta's starting second baseman with plus defense and hit .290 with 30...pitching prospect Manny Banuelos here. Third baseman Rio Ruiz is a highly graded minor leaguer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-02-19/braves-sprin
High school: Notes from North Augusta-South Aiken

...has already grown since his last showcase listing. He should continue to get stronger. Notables:South Aiken junior third baseman Alex Mills showed an above-average arm with a quick path at the hot corner, adding a good glove and decent footwork. Mills...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-03-25/high-school-
Braves: Johnson's swing mirrors spring approach

...What was deemed a positive mechanical change to Chris Johnson's swing has seemingly been put on the backburner as the third baseman tries to make an adjustment to shorten his hands to the strike zone this spring. New hitting coach Kevin Seitzer worked with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-03-23/braves-johns
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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