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Braves' Bird has stuff for majors despite little attention in trade

...89 innings spanning 17 starts and 19 total appearances for Advanced-A Rancho Cucamonga in the hitter-friendly California League. That came after a 4.25 ERA in 24 starts and 26 appearances for Class-A Great Lakes last season.The numbers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-01/braves-bird-has-stuff-ma
GreenJackets: Young to make Augusta debut

...pitchersThere's not much on either starter today. Young is a 23-year-old who spent all of last season in the California League and is big-bodied at 6-5, 200 pounds. Lomangino was drafted in the 18th round in 2014 out of St. John's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-05-24/greenjackets
Braves: Revisiting the Salcedo swap

...middle infielder in the Top 100 as the 2015 season unfolds." Ruiz hit .293/.387/.436 in the hitter-friendly California League last season, totaling 37 doubles and 11 home runs in 602 plate appearances for Lancaster. The 2015 season will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-02-08/braves-revis
Augusta GreenJackets lose relievers Ray Black, Jake Smith to promotions

...staying strong down the stretch by getting thrown into a playoff hunt. San Jose is two games back of Visalia in the California League's Wild Card race with a week to play."I've been fortunate to stay healthy the whole season and put up good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-25/augusta-greenjackets-los
GreenJackets Gameday: Johnson adjusting to full-time starting

...inconsistent and lacks hard bite, and it can get slurvy at times. Johnson should and is succeeding in Augusta, but the California League might prove tougher when he eventually moves up. He has the stuff for the lower levels, but time will tell if he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-05-05/greenjackets
Daily Prospect Report: April 30

...probably worth noting Urias is 17 years old in the California League, in case you didn't already know. Scouts salivate...an advanced feel for pitching that is keeping the California League off balance through six starts. McGowin, a Savannah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-05-01/daily-prospe
Possible 2014 GreenJackets include notable infielders

...don't move pitchers as quickly, Stratton being a perfect example of not wanting a young arm to experience the California League in his first full season. So college pitchers might make stops in Augusta. Chase Johnson would be the most notable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2013-11-07/possible-201
Daily Prospect Report: April 24

...pinch-hitting specialist. Mac Williamson (Giants A+): 5-5, 2 2B, 2 RBI. Williamson proved capable of mashing the California League last season, but he's back in San Jose anyway. He shouldn't be there long. Williamson has plus raw power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-04-25/daily-prospe
Black, Smith promoted to San Jose

...down the stretch by getting thrown into a potential playoff hunt. San Jose is five games back of Stockton in the California League's North Division. "I've been fortunate to stay healthy the whole season and put up good enough numbers to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-21/black-smith-
Greenbrier grad Brandon Cumpton tosses another shutout

...turned in the first two-homer game of his professional career June 3 in a 10-6 win over the San Jose Giants in the California League.Whitaker went 2 for 4 with three RBI and followed the performance with another home run two nights later. His...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-06-09/greenbrier-grad-brandon-