Smoltz joins ex-teammates, manager in Hall of Fame

...trainers, doctors and team chaplains. He also heaped praise on Cox, Glavine and Maddux, Andruw Jones ? "the greatest center fielder I've ever seen" ? and catchers Greg Olson and Brian McCann, past and present Braves trainers and doctors who spent countless...

Phillies' Cole Hamels no-hits Cubs

...Philadelphia ace became the first pitcher to throw a no-hitter against the Chicago Cubs in 50 years, watching as rookie center fielder Odubel Herrera stumbled on the warning track before catching a flyball to end the Phillies' 5-0 win Saturday."It's...

Fargas' bat, speed charge GreenJackets past Drive

...often been the case this season, Fargas was Augusta's catalyst at the top of the order by going 2 for 3.The speedy center fielder singled twice, stole two bases and scored twice. The biggest spot came in the seventh when he was hit by a pitch, advanced...

GreenJackets take advantage of mistakes to beat Shorebirds, extend winning streak

...and advanced on his 51st steal of the season before scoring on a Will Callaway single for a two-run lead. A Chuckie Jones fielder's choice RBI capped the scoring in the eighth."We have guys that can run," Rojas said. "We took advantage of their...

Jones homers in return to spark GreenJackets past Drive

...GreenJackets to an 11-3 win over the Greenville Drive on Wednesday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.The 22-year-old right fielder returned to the GreenJackets last week for his first assignment of the season. It marked his third trip to Augusta and first...

College: GRU's Hardy slugs in summer league

...Georgia Regents has an outfielder with the talent for one of the more anticipated junior seasons in program history. Center fielder Clint Hardy already produced a memorable sophomore season in 2015 by hitting .445 with eight home runs and 11 stolen bases...

Week in review

Sunday baseball: Former left fielders Jim Rice and Rickey Henderson were inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, along with the late Joe Gordon. Mr. Rice...

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Pahucki, Jackets survive rains, Suns

Sweltering summer days make pitchers such as David Pahucki popular with both fielders and umpires alike. The Augusta GreenJackets' right-hander doesn't waste time on the mound, and Sunday, he made quick work...

End to slumps delayed by rain

...recharge their slumping right fielders. The scheduled game between...Bobby Cox did not have right fielder Jeff Francoeur in his starting...leadoff hitter and starting right fielder Tuesday. Omar Infante, hitting...Piniella, meanwhile, had right fielder Kosuke Fukudome in his lineup...

GreenJackets' balanced lineup should produce its share of wins

While defense likely will be the strength of the Augusta GreenJackets, the lineup appears balanced enough that the fielders and pitchers won't have to carry the entire load.Lake Olmstead Stadium is known as one of the most extreme run-suppressing...