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Series shows hitting differences between Braves, Athletics

...11.5% swinging strike rate is worst in baseball this season. Dating back to 2003, it ranks third to the 2003 Cincinnati Reds (12.1%) and 2013 Houston Astros (11.7%). The Reds lost 93 games that year, and the Astros lost 111. Perhaps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-17/series-shows
Deion Sanders rejects contract option with Cincinnati Reds

...CINCINNATI -- Deion Sanders, currently with the Dallas Cowboys, declined his $2.5 million player option with the Cincinnati Reds and filed for free agency Wednesday. After a year off from baseball, Sanders returned to the Reds last season and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/06/oth_217124.shtml
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Ashley Farr looks back at USC Aiken success over professional disappointment

...squatting more than 600 pounds, and his 60-yard dash time was the fastest he's had.When he got called into a Cincinnati Reds doctor's office for an examination two years later, he received the shock of his life."An MRI comes back and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/ashley-farr-looks-back-u
Eligibility is cut to 10 years for Baseball Hall of Fame

...considered. Rose agreed to a lifetime ban in 1989 after an investigation by Major League Baseball concluded he bet on the Cincinnati Reds to win while managing the team.AWARDS: Joe Garagiola couldn't make the festivities in person. He wasn't about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/eligibility-cut-10-years
Augusta GreenJackets field thriving under groundskeeper Zach Severns

...has worked six internships, including the Milwaukee Brewers and Louisville Bats, the Triple-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds.He worked under two of the more well-known baseball groundskeepers in Milwaukee's Gary Vanden Berg, who died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-21/augusta-greenjackets-fie
Stories about Ray Guy's exploits at Thomson live on

...was going to be a long day."Guy was such a dominating pitcher, he was drafted four times by the Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds (twice) and Houston Astros. According to his son, Ryan, the elder Guy was once clocked throwing 98 mph in high...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-23/stories-about-ray-guys-exploi
Don Zimmer won't be forgotten

...well enough to wear a lot of uniforms during his 56 years in the majors. He played for the Dodgers, Mets, Cubs, Cincinnati Reds and Washington Senators. He managed San Diego, Boston, Texas and the Cubs."I loved Zim. I loved his passion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-05/don-zimmer-wont-be-forgo
Cincinnati Reds' run has been unlikely

CINCINNATI - When Joey Votto had knee surgery, the Cincinnati Reds faced a turning point. An offense that had been so-so was going to have to get along without its best hitter for about a month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-07-30/cincinnati-reds-run-has-
Homer Bailey will try to end Reds' playoff drought

...on."You guys," he said afterward, "it's just another game."Uh-uh. Not buying it. Everyone knows the Cincinnati Reds pitcher has a chance to exorcise a lot of bad postseason history ? or add to it ? with his next start.Less than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-10-08/homer-bailey-will-try-en
Reds win first playoff game in 17 years

SAN FRANCISCO - The Cincinnati Reds rode a patchwork pitching staff to their first postseason win...Cueto went out in the first inning with a back injury, and the Cincinnati Reds were powered by home runs from Brandon Phillips and Jay Bruce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-10-07/reds-win-first-playoff-g