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Matt, Jason Childers moved up baseball ranks together

...separate organizations for the first time as pros in 2005 when Matt signed with the Atlanta Braves and Jason with the Boston Red Sox.Instead, the two found a way to share a field again.The Red Sox released Jason prior to the start of the season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-19/matt-jason-childers-move
Jon Egan had the talent, but lost his fire

...and crosscheckers requested private batting practice sessions after games.He was drafted in the second round by the Boston Red Sox as the highest Augusta-area pick ever. He was highly ranked as a prospect.Nine years later, Egan sits at his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-05/jon-egan-had-talent-lost
Greenville Drive pitcher Trey Ball shows strength in loss to Augusta GreenJackets

...gaining consistent feel for his secondary pitches, but his strong change-up that yielded four swinging strikes.The Boston Red Sox are taking it slowly with the 20-year-old by having him throw mostly fastballs to gain arm strength. The result...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-06/greenville-drive-pitcher
GreenJackets Gameday: Greenville's Trey Ball vs. Augusta's Carlos Diaz

...the talent to dominate a Class-A lineup. The Drive are surely hoping for a good outing to stop their skid. The Boston Red Sox are taking it slowly with Ball by building his arm strength with heavy fastball starts. The result has been outings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-07-06/greenjackets
GreenJackets Gameday: Greenville's Jamie Callahan vs. Augusta's Luis Ysla

...produce a rotation-best 2.09 ERA. Callahan, a native of Dillon, S.C., drafted in the second round by the Boston Red Sox in 2012, will get his second start at Augusta. He gave up three earned and six total runs in five innings against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-07-04/greenjackets
Augusta GreenJackets get strong effort from Chase Johnson in win

...consecutive strikeouts. Luis Castillo shut the door with a scoreless ninth.Lexington starter Luke Farrell, son of Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, gave up one unearned run on two hits in six innings."Overall, it was a great ballgame for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-08/augusta-greenjackets-get
Augusta GreenJackets outfielder could be strong derby participant

...Farrell allowed one unearned run on two hits with five strikeouts in six innings Sunday. Farrell is the youngest son of Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell.According to the Boston Globe, John preferred his son play in a different organization, so...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-09/augusta-greenjackets-out
GreenJackets Gameday: Lexington's Luke Farrell vs. Augusta's Chase Johnson

...runs on four hits with no walks and three strikeouts in 5.2 innings at Greenville. Farrell is the youngest son of Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell. According to the Boston Globe, John preferred his son play in a different organization, so...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-06-08/greenjackets
USC Aiken again best bet to produce baseball draft picks

...be Saturday.Pacers right-handed reliever Taylor Grover was drafted as the seventh pick in the 10th round by the Boston Red Sox in 2013. The year before, Pacers infielder Stephen Carmon was the seventh pick of the 10th round by the San Diego...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-04/usc-aiken-again-best-bet
Augusta GreenJackets respond to rough stretch with more hitting

...struggled putting together multi-hit games, but he has nine walks and four stolen bases this month. FACING DREW: The Boston Red Sox signed shortstop Stephen Drew and sent him to Greenville on Friday to hone his skills before being placed on the major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-26/augusta-greenjackets-res