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...

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...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...

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...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...

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...

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...

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Giles defends self well to start 2003

...reverence as 2002 Gold Glove second basemen Fernando Vina and Brett Boone...above-average major league second baseman. He did it through hard work...Braves of another scrappy second baseman who didn't mind getting his...willing to be patient with first baseman Robert Fick's sore right...

Too many QBs? Not for Texans

HOUSTON -- Texans general manager Charley Casserly says an NFL team can't have too many quarterbacks. What about third basemen? Despite former Michigan star Drew Henson's assertion last week he's sticking with his baseball career and didn't want...

Help wanted: Pitchers. No experience necessary

...available arms wherever they can find them -- even on aging third basemen with 3,000 hits. Twice this week, position players showed...Osik of the Pirates threw an inning against Houston and third baseman Gary Gaetti of the Cubs worked one inning against Philadelphia...

GreenJackets notes: Burns trying to work way out of slump

...first 82 at-bats, the 22-year-old GreenJackets third baseman had just 14 hits and struck out 26 times. Defensively, his...ranked him third-from-last among South Atlantic League third basemen who had started at least 15 games. Yet he is one of the first...

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Braves notebook: Simon, Hunter are solid at first in Klesko's absence

...Hunter in the lineup and both players are better defensive first basemen than Klesko. Klesko was hitting .407 with one homer and five...Triple-A (Richmond) they'll tell you what kind of first baseman I am," Simon said. "I can play a little bit. They always...