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Former Biogenesis owner Anthony Bosch sentenced to four years in prison

...invited to bug league spring training. DODGERS: Ex-Los Angeles slugger Pedro Guerrero has been hospitalized in the Dominican Republic with bleeding on the brain, but a friend says the 1981 World Series co-MVP appears to be in good spirits and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-17/former-biogenesis-owner-
Braves: Reliever signings is latest trend

...chance of that coming to fruition will have to wait. STILL ON OLIVERA: FanGraphs' Kiley McDaniel traveled to the Dominican Republic for a recent showcase featuring super Cuban prospect Yadier Alvarez. It also included infielder Hector Olivera...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-02-15/braves-relie
Teams win two arbitration hearings

...elbow. CARIBBEAN SERIES: In San Juan, Puerto Rico, Terance Marin pitched six strong innings and Mexico beat the Dominican Republic 5-4 to advance to the Caribbean Series final.Looking for its third consecutive title and fourth in five years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-07/teams-win-two-arbitratio
Cubans draw MLB scouts to Puerto Rico for Caribbean Series

...overseas.Scouts on Tuesday steadied their radar guns and trained their video cameras as Cuba prepared to play the Dominican Republic.Among the players that scouts observed was star second baseman Yulieski Gourriel, who said he would like to play...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-03/cubans-draw-mlb-scouts-p
Paine expects more success after growing pains of last season

...senior Jon-Tyler Shaw is expected to hit for power at first base.Junior Jahziel Morel, a transfer from the Dominican Republic, is expected to catch and hit for power in the middle of the lineup.Marshall said Morel has a strong arm behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/paine-college/2015-01-27/paine-expec
Ailing Allenby pulls out off Humana Challenge

...The Latin America Amateur will be held next year at Teeth of the Dog, the Pete Dye design at Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic.The tournament is for amateurs from South America, Central America and the Caribbean. ... Jimmy Walker says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-20/ailing-allenby-pulls-out-hum
Braves: Revisiting the Salcedo swap

...change-of-scenery acquisition for both sides. The Braves signed Salcedo to a $1.6 million bonus out of the Dominican Republic, the organization's biggest international signing, but he has failed to make adjustments to pro ball. Salcedo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-02-08/braves-revis
Cuban cigar boom? Not yet, stores and customers say

...say it will take time for Cuban cigar-makers to catch up to more sophisticated productions in Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic, where they're grown by "Cuba people with Cuban seed and are very quality controlled," said Joaquin Saladrigas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/cuban-cigar-boom-not-yet-s
Will Muschamp doesn't take long to find work at Auburn

...Auburn's defensive coordinator 13 days after coaching his last game at Florida and following a weeklong vacation in the Dominican Republic. By the second day he was restless and wondering to wife Carol: "What do you do all day?""I'm just a ball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-13/will-muschamp-doesnt-take
Local tobacco shop owners share mixed feelings on prospect of Cuban cigar sales

...make it to the United States."Perez said her personal belief is that Cuban cigars are overrated. She listed the Dominican Republic, Honduras and Nicaragua as other countries that produce high-quality cigars."It just seems like people want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-05/local-tobac