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Red Sox-Yankees take part in different kind of marathon - a 19-inning game

...heck of a play, to be able to pull that off at 2:30 in the morning. It's spectacular."Girardi said Jones, a first baseman and DH who came off the bench in the 11th for his Yankees debut, would have pitched the 20th.Rogers, who threw...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-11/red-sox-yankees-take-par
New-look Braves unbeaten heading into home opener

...the outfield. Utility infielder Kelly Johnson also can play in the outfield.The only holdovers in the lineup are first baseman Freddie Freeman, shortstop Andrelton Simmons, third baseman Chris Johnson and catcher Christian Bethan court, a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-09/new-look-braves-unbeaten
Jeter gone, A-Rod back and Yanks open vs. Jays as underdog

...lost his third base job to Chase Headley and figures to be primarily a designated hitter and backup to Headley and first baseman Mark Teixeira.A-Rod hit .267 in spring training (12 for 45) with one double, three homers and four RBI.And...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-05/jeter-gone-rod-back-and-yanks-ope
Giants' NLSC hero Travis Ishikawa to start season on DL

San Francisco Giants outfielder and first baseman Travis Ishikawa will begin the season on the disabled list with a back injury.Manager Bruce Bochy said Ishikawa is in Arizona...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-04/giants-nlsc-hero-travis-
GreenJackets: 2015 Augusta hitting breakdown

...that, but his advanced college bat should move through the South Atlantic League quickly. He'll be the starting first baseman. Hunter Cole:Baseball America tabbed Cole as Best Late-Round Pick among 2014 Giants draft picks. He was a summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-04-05/greenjackets
High school: Notes on Campusano, Hollie, Quiller

...two years of experience in the South Atlantic League by playing 1993 in Charleston. He was primarily a catcher and first baseman, and his son is a catcher. The younger Campusano has an advanced feel for catching. The actions are smooth and he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-03-31/high-school-
Drug testing, power arms contribute to decline in home runs

...times from 1998-2001 are going, going, and gone."I remember when guys hit 50 and 60 a year," said Houston first baseman Chris Carter, who tied for second in the majors last season with 37 homers. "Then they stopped doing it, there were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-27/drug-testing-power-arms-
Overtime

...Casselberry made reference to Davis' loss to Nevada during the LLWS.Bloomsburg announced the dismissal of the junior first baseman on Twitter. The university said it was "deeply saddened" by the player's tweet.? In Knoxville, Tenn., Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-22/overtime
Cardinals beat Braves behind left-hander Marco Gonzales

...hit off the 23-year-old was a two-out double by first baseman Freddie Freeman in the first inning.A first-round...gave up three hits, walked two and struck out one.First baseman Matt Adams had a sacrifice fly off Wood and catcher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-11/cardinals-beat-braves-be
Cardinals' Adam Wainwright sharp against Braves in spring training debut

...works. He came unglued on (a foul) he hit off his calf. He was trying to hit it over that building."Atlanta first baseman Joey Terdos lavich turned an unassisted double play at third base in the seventh inning when he fielded a grounder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-21/cardinals-adam-wainwrigh