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Former GreenJacket Esposito returns to Augusta as visitor

...but only hit .190 in his first full season. He improved to hit .253 in his second trip to Augusta in 2002, and the Boston Red Sox promoted him after 40 games to Advanced-A Sarasota, where he struggled with the bat.The Red Sox experimented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/former-greenjacket-espos
Former South Aiken standout Andrew Faulkner is succeeding since move to bullpen

...including seven extra-base hits and eight stolen bases. Wilkerson's stolen base numbers gradually started dipping in the Boston Red Sox system, but he's back to running at a higher rate as he fills the spot left by top prospect Byron Buxton, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-22/former-south-aiken-stand
Georgia freshman Nick Moore making transition after stint in minor league baseball

...not-so-memorable road trip in the New York-Penn League during his four years toiling in the minor league system of the Boston Red Sox.He was a good enough baseball player to get drafted in the 30th round in 2011, but the first baseman/third baseman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-15/georgia-freshman-nick-moo
Cancer treatment to sideline Boston Red Sox manager Farrell for rest of 2015 season

BOSTON - Fighting back tears, Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said Friday that he had a "highly curable" form of cancer and has taken a medical leave for the rest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-14/cancer-treatment-sidelin
Pedro Martinez will have his No. 45 retired by Boston on Tuesday

...late 1990s in a ballpark usually know for offensive numbers.From Ted Williams to Carl Yastrzemski to Jim Rice, the Boston Red Sox have retired numbers ? placing them along the facade of the right-field roof deck in hitter-friendly Fenway Park...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-27/pedro-martinez-will-have
Hot prospects Garcia, Moncada put on show in recent series

...sixth.Moncada had an even worse start to his season after initially struggling to adjust to a new country. The prized Boston Red Sox prospect signed out of Cuba for $31.5 million and struggled to a .200 mark in his first 25 games in what several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-18/hot-prospects-garcia-mon
Former North Augusta Mayor Ray­mond Walters Sr. dies at 91

...the University of North Carolina and played catcher in the minor leagues after signing a professional contract with the Boston Red Sox, according to family. He also served as a catalyst for the development of youth baseball in North Augusta."You...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-16/former-north-augusta-mayor-r
College: GRU's Hardy slugs in summer league

...Georgia Regents in years. The last Jaguars draft pick came in 2009 when Shannon Wilkerson went in the eighth round to the Boston Red Sox. Wilkerson, now with the Minnesota Twins' Double-A affiliate in Chattanooga, remains the highest pick from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-07-21/college-grus
GreenJackets Series Guide: vs. Greenville (7/22-7/24)

Wednesday, July 22 ? Friday, July 24 Greenville Drive 12-13, 50-45 (Boston Red Sox) vs. Augusta GreenJackets 13-12, 46-48 (San Francisco Giants) Probable starters (subject to change) July 22...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-07-21/greenjackets
Ramblin' Rhodes: Martell was the first black woman to appear on 'Opry'

...head June 5 at Fenway Park during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics.It was Oakland player...Augusta for spring training. They later would become the Boston Red Sox.Americans pitcher George Prentiss, whose major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-16/ramblin-rhodes-martel