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Greenbrier's Sasser, Sandlin sign with Division I programs

...schools in July, Green brier's Adam Sasser and Nick Sandlin made it official Fri day.Sasser, the Wolfpack's first baseman, and Sand lin, the squad's ace right-handed pitcher, signed to play for Georgia and Southern Mississippi, respectively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-11-14/greenbriers-sasser-sa
Jose Abreu, Jacob deGrom earn Rookie of the Year honors

NEW YORK - Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu was a unanimous winner of the American League Rookie of the Year award, and New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-10/jose-abreu-jacob-degrom-
Miami Marlins open contract talks with All-Star Giancarlo Stanton

...by Dr. William Meyers at the Philadelphia Vincera Institute in Philadelphia on Oct. 16, the team said. RED SOX: First baseman Mike Napoli has undergone surgery to correct his sleep apnea.Napoli was expected to remain at Massachusetts General...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-05/miami-marlins-open-contr
Golf's biggest hitters square off for long drive title

...It's pretty sweet that there's an opportunity to make money doing this," said Powers, a former Mississippi State first baseman who washed out in the minors after hitting 20 homers in three seasons in San Diego's system. "But if it was just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-03/golfs-biggest-hitters-square
Kansas City Royals, Baltimore Orioles each have three Gold Glove winners

...Gordon, catcher Salvador Perez and first baseman Eric Hosmer won from the AL champion...League.Other winners were Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez and Boston second...of the Year. Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu, New York Yankees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-04/kansas-city-royals-balti
Royals decline option on Billy Butler

...his future with any other team in the majors. TRADE: First baseman Adam Lind was traded from the Blue Jays to the Milwaukee...Saturday for right-hander Marco Estrada, ending the first baseman's nine-year run in Toronto.The 31-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-01/royals-decline-option-bi
Royals force Game 7 with Giants

...Kansas City was much harder than the dirt in San Francisco.Mike Moustakas was able to ground an RBI double between first baseman Brandon Belt and the bag for a 1-0 lead in the second. But the dirt didn't have any effect moments later when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-28/royals-force-game-7-gian
Royals check out Giants' ballpark

...eager to see what makes San Francisco's waterfront ballpark unique."I know absolutely nothing," the Kansas City first baseman said. "I've heard nothing but good things about it, the atmosphere and the energy the crowd brings. I've always...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-23/royals-check-out-giants-
Giants beat Cardinals in Game 4 of NLCS, move a win away from World Series berth

...Buster Posey drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of some clunky defense by St. Louis first baseman Matt Adams, beating the Cardinals 6-4 on Wednesday night to move within one victory of the World Series.Chasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-16/giants-beat-cardinals-ga
Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett retiring after 14-year career

...400 in the NLDS. Harper hit .368 with three homers and four RBI.Right fielder Jayson Werth and 34-year-old first baseman Adam LaRoche, were particularly off. They went a combined 2 for 35 (a .057 average) with a pair of singles and nine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-08/dodgers-pitcher-josh-bec