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Fla.'s 'Gray Belt' a glimpse at nation's future

...communities in former citrus groves. Marketing of the developments was geared toward empty nesters from the Northeast. Boston Red Sox legend Ted Williams came to Citrus Hills in the late 1980s and was known to fish regularly in the nearby Gulf of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-22/flas-gray-belt-glimpse-nations-futu
Orioles wrap up first division title since 1997

...succeed. It was pretty special."Baltimore is 42-23 in a division that includes the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox, the New York Yankees and pitching-rich Tampa Bay. The Orioles led by only four games on Aug. 6 before going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-16/orioles-wrap-first-divis
Phillies no-hit Braves

...combined no-hitter came in 1917 when Babe Ruth walked the first Washington batter of the game and was ejected, and Boston Red Sox reliever Ernie Shore didn't allow another runner.Roy Halladay pitched the previous two Phillies no-hitters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-01/phllies-no-hit-atlanta-b
Yoenis Cespedes finds his way to Fenway Park after trade flurry

BOSTON - If Yoenis Cespedes didn't know much about the Boston Red Sox while growing up in Cuba, he found the perfect person to teach him all about the history of the franchise and its ballpark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-01/yoenis-cespedes-finds-hi
USC Aiken product Taylor Grover earns promotion in Boston Red Sox system

...with the ability to touch the mid-90s, and he mixes in a strong slider.Salem, the Carolina League affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, has seen a strong crop of prospects the past couple years.Augusta State product Shannon Wilkerson played for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-09/usc-aiken-product-taylor
Bud Selig eager to introduce successor

...seven-man committee whittled down an expansive list to three candidates: MLB Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred; Boston Red Sox chairman Tom Werner and Tim Brosnan, MLB Vice President of Business."The process has worked just the way I thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-12/bud-selig-eager-introduc
Rob Manfred chosen to succeed Bud Selig as baseball commissioner

...replaced David Stern, 71, as commissioner in February. And like Silver, he was his boss' pick.Manfred beat out Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner in the first contested vote for a new commissioner in 46 years. The third candidate, MLB Executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/rob-manfred-chosen-succe
Minnesota Twins top prospect Byron Buxton suffers concussion in scary collision

...Buxton can return to the field before the season ends. New Britain has two weeks left on its schedule. SMALLER SLUGGER: Boston Red Sox 2014 second-rounder Sam Travis doesn't pass the first-glance eye test as a slugging first baseman, but the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-16/minnesota-twins-top-pros
Series shows hitting differences between Braves, Athletics

...that, the Athletics rank second in avoiding swinging strikes (7.8%). Moss, who was drafted and developed by the Boston Red Sox, said Oakland's hitting philosophy is similar to Boston's. He said they stress working at-bats, putting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-17/series-shows
Red Sox capitalize on Braves errors to win again

BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox were charging out of the dugout before the winning run reached home plate.After a 10-game skid, winning sure feels good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-29/red-sox-capitalize-brave