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Braves say they are 'deeply saddened' by fan's death

...Witnesses told police the man was trying to slide down a staircase railing at Coors Field and lost his balance.Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona said fan safety is always a concern."I think the powers that be are constantly trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-30/braves-say-they-are-deep
Fading Braves feeling the effects of looking to the future

...far more concerned with 2017 than they are this season or next.Swisher and Michael Bourn were acquired from the Cleveland Indians, along with about $15 million that will help offset the $29 million they are owed next season. Just as important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-27/fading-braves-feeling-ef
'Chronicle' ranks the 50 greatest Atlanta Braves moments

...list that captures the Top 50 moments in Atlanta team history over the past 50 years.1. The Braves defeat the Cleveland Indians in Game 6 to win their first World Series championship, Oct. 28, 1995. The crown is the first and only major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/chronicle-ranks-50-great
Braves' Johnson trade centers around future payroll freedom

...in Freddie Freeman's absence and in left field, the financial terms of the trade are the main storyline.The Cleveland Indians are sending $10 million to the Braves to help cover additional costs, meaning the three contracts involved will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-08/braves-johnson-trade-cen
Washington Nationals draft former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera's son

...players were selected on the second day. Pitcher Zack Erwin (Chicago White Sox) and infielder Tyler Krieger (Cleveland Indians) were picked in the fourth round, while outfielder Steven Duggar (San Francisco Giants) and pitcher Matthew Crownover...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-09/washington-nationals-dra
Miami pitcher Jarred Cosart denies betting on baseball

...World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner outpitched AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber, and San Francisco beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2.Bumgarner, a former Augusta GreenJacket, allowed one run and five hits in four innings with four strikeouts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-01/miamii-pitcher-jarred-co
Augusta has its share of celebrities

...baseball players Phil Cockrell of the Negro League World Series; Lou Brissie of the Philadelphia Athletics and Cleveland Indians; and Ty Cobb; 1936 Olympics track star Forrest "Spec" Towns; golfers Eileen Stulb, Jim Dent, Mitzi Edge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-11/augusta-has-its-share
A-Rod receives mixed reaction in first road game during spring training

...was hitting .421. OBITUARY: Al Rosen, the muscular third baseman who won the 1953 AL MVP and played on the last Cleveland Indians team to win the World Series, has died. He was 91.The Indians said Rosen died Friday night.Rosen played his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-14/rod-receives-mixed-react
Indians star pitcher Corey Kluber has low salary for a Cy Young winner

...been followed by a big contract. Not yet.The AL Cy Young Award winner agreed to a one-year contract with the Cleveland Indians, who might still sign the steady right-hander to a long-term deal.Kluber gets paid at a salary of $601...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-12/indians-star-pitcher-cor
Braves: Notes on pitching prospect Wisler

...two-hit shutout with two walks and seven strikeouts Saturday. He got the first out in the ninth, then battled Cleveland Indians star prospect Francisco Lindor with two strikes in the best matchup I've seen so far this year. Wisler pumped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-05-31/braves-notes