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Giancarlo Stanton "all-in" after signing lucrative deal with Marlins

...pursue multiyear contracts this off-season with several other young players, including right hander Jose Fernandez, center fielder Marcell Ozuna, left fielder Christian Yelich and shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria. BRAVES: Will meet today with free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-19/giancarlo-stanton-all-af
Giants win World Series behind Madison Bumgarner

...taller than the 6-foot-5 Bumgarner, who added to his postseason legacy with a third victory this Series.After center fielder Gregor Blanco misplayed Alex Gordon's drive for a single and two-base error, Bumgarner, who was named World Series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-29/giants-win-world-series-
Former Red Sox star Kevin Youkilis retires

...and the AC joint but is expected to be ready by spring training. NATIONALS: Exercised their $9 million option on center fielder Denard Span, while declining options on first basemanAdam LaRoche and reliever Rafael Soriano.CUBS: Declined their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-30/former-red-sox-star-kevi
Kansas City Royals, Baltimore Orioles each have three Gold Glove winners

...baseman Eric Hosmer won from the AL champion Royals. Center fielder Adam Jones, right fielder Nick Markakis and shortstop...Baltimore.There were six first-time winners ? Mets center fielder Juan Lagares, Miami left fielder Christian Yelich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-04/kansas-city-royals-balti
Royals force Game 7 with Giants

...Cain walked in the first, hit a two-run single in the second and added an RBI double in the third. The speedy center fielder also made a fine running catch.Well before the game, dozens of Giants fans dressed in team colors crowded behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-28/royals-force-game-7-gian
Royals beat Orioles in Games 4, sweep way into World Series

...nothing better than when you win. Today, same old story: good pitching, good defense and scratch out a win."Center fielder Lorenzo Cain was named the MVP.Along with making a series of splendid defensive plays, Cain batted .533 in the series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-15/royals-beat-orioles-game
Royals, Orioles feature vastly different offensive styles

...best suited for its own stadium."The Royals can hit home runs. They just play in a big ballpark," Baltimore center fielder Adam Jones said. "They've got guys who can drive the ball, and we've also got guys who can run. In our ballpark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-09/royals-orioles-feature-v
Kemp's HR lifts Dodgers over Cards

...The teams that share a combustible history in the playoffs were under control, even after Greinke hit Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay with a pitch in the first inning. Unlike a night earlier, when Yasiel Puig's plunking by Adam Wainwright...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-05/kemps-hr-lifts-dodgers-o
Moustakas' HR in 11th puts Royals past Angels, 3-2

...center field in the first two innings, underlining Kansas City's stellar defense."Lorenzo Cain is one of the best center fielders in baseball, and Aoki made some unbelievable plays," Moustakas said. "We were able to cut their rallies down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-03/moustakas-hr-11th-puts-r
Braves fire general manager

...times during Wren's tenure, he drew heavy criticism for the big-money contracts of second baseman Dan Uggla and center fielder B.J. Upton.Uggla was released in July, but is still owed $13 million. Upton might go down as one of the biggest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2014-09-22/braves-fire-gener