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McGriff spurns Cubs, invokes no-trade clause

CHICAGO -- Fred McGriff is staying with Tampa Bay. At least for now. McGriff invoked his...On one hand, as a general manager, you're honored to have Fred McGriff on your club. ... On the flipside of it, we have a situation where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/17/bas_319127.shtml
Baseball
McGriff saves day with dramatic blast

ATLANTA - For two months Fred McGriff's teammates had made cracks about his photo appearing on the back of milk cartons. The reference, of course, was to McGriff's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/08/25/met_199284.shtml
Metro
Schuerholz ponders life after Fred

ATLANTA -- About eight hours after trading away Fred McGriff, John Schuerholz lay awake in his Phoenix hotel room...gone, Marquis Grissom is gone, Jeff Blauser is gone, Fred McGriff is gone," the Atlanta Braves general manager said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/20/oth_217793.shtml
Other sports
Cox wants to keep McGriff

...ATLANTA - Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox still wants Fred McGriff back with the National League champions next season...300. We feel like there's a lot of tread left on Fred McGriff. He'll look good in that lineup." McGriff, 33...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/20/bra_201525.shtml
Braves
Braves need cleanup hitter in Crime Dog, not McWhiff

SAN FRANCISCO -- His teammates joke that when Fred McGriff is going badly, they nickname him Fred McWhiff. As callous as that may be, the point the Braves make is clear. They need their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/07/oth_209538.shtml
Other sports
McGriff walk sends in winning run

...displayed his lack of production in glaring yellow lights, Fred McGriff chose the right moment to add to his numbers. And he...a 3-2 loss last week, didn't allow a hit until Fred McGriff singled with one out in the fourth. That turned into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/10/oth_206643.shtml
Other sports
McGriff's left knee survives its first strenuous workout

...Saying his left knee felt better than it has in years, Fred McGriff participated in the first full squad workout of the...your favorite player?" Dad questioned his son. "Fred McGriff," the youngster responded. "You're going to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/21/oth_204360.shtml
Other sports
Neagle propels Braves to 3-1 win

...general manager and note his best deals. Certainly the Fred McGriff trade was huge. Getting Marquis Grissom led to a world...drought ended in the sixth when Ryan Klesko followed Fred McGriff's single with a drive into the first row of the right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/02/oth_210761.shtml
Other sports
Braves in a familiar spot

...In need of a first baseman in 1993, they traded for Fred McGriff. Needing to retool the bench in 1995, they grabbed...who could make a difference in October. First baseman Fred McGriff was given away to Tampa Bay when Galarraga was signed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/15/bas_265634.shtml
Baseball
Braves fall to Phillies

...Andruw Jones aren't the answer. And, considering Fred McGriff's offensive woes, perhaps the Braves traded away...to do too much," Pendleton said. "I see that in Fred McGriff right now. When we settle down and do what we can do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/08/15/met_199185.shtml
Metro