Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Braves bolster rotation by adding Ervin Santana

...Gonzalezsaid, praising Wren. "We lost Medlen and Beachy in a matter of 2½ days and he went out there and got the best pitcher available for us."Santana threw a bullpen session Wednesday, which Gonzalez said went well. Despite his late entrance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-12/braves-bolster-rotation-
Brian McCann praises Carlos Gomez and Jose Fernandez following confrontations last year

...after the game for his behavior."You scream, I'll scream back. There's no code," McCann said. "He was the best pitcher I faced last year. He's going to be great for a lot of years to come. I've got respect for him. I enjoy the way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-14/brian-mccann-praises-car
Hall of Fame slugger, revered broadcaster Ralph Kiner dies

...games."As one of baseball's most prolific power hitters for a decade, Ralph struck fear into the hearts of the best pitchers of baseball's Golden Era despite his easygoing nature, disarming humility and movie-star smile," Hall President...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-06/hall-fame-slugger-ralph-
Braves' Garcia, Mets' Syndergaard have stellar but contrasting outings in Mets win

...who has been as impressed with Syndergaard's composure as with his stuff. "He's going to be a really, really good pitcher."Ryan Doumit got the hit off Syndergaard, lining a fastball to the opposite field with one out in the second inning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-03/braves-garcia-mets-synde
Daily Prospect Report: March 5

...a shortstop in the future. Javier Baez, Cubs: 1-3, HR, RBI. Baez's second home run this spring. He's good. Pitchers:Mike Foltynewicz, Astros: 2 IP, K. Foltynewicz has a near-elite fastball that should carry him to the majors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-03-06/daily-prospe
Clayton Kershaw, Max Scherzer win Cy Young awards

...Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers have won baseball's Cy Young Awards.Kershaw won the prize as the National League's best pitcher for the second time in three seasons after leading the majors with a 1.83 ERA.The 25-year-old lefty with a big-breaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-11-13/clayton-kershaw-max-scherzer-win-
Boston's Victorino scratched from lineup for Game 4

...said. "Lucky to come away with just a few runs. It could have been 10 instead of five."Wainwright was one of the best pitchers in the majors this year, tying for the NL lead with 19 victories. ORTIZ'S GLOVE: David Ortiz's production at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-27/bostons-victorino-scratc
Westside's David Hagelston signs letter of intent to play at Georgia Regents

...at 87 miles per hour during this year's tournament."David has been a good player for us," Westside coach Gerald Barnes said. "He came in and was able to play early. He's been a good pitcher, very consistent, and a good kid."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-11-21/westsides-david-hagel
Memo: Aces are nice but not required

...up five runs in four innings and didn't get a second start against the Dodgers. Mike Minor, who was the team's best pitcher during the regular season, allowed one run in six innings in his one start. It has been said that the playoffs are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2013-12-17/memo-aces-ar
Boston Red Sox now watch, wait on their opponent

...whether the Red Sox play Oakland or Detroit, Farrell said.Lackey started a home game in the ALDS because he was a better pitcher at Fenway Park in the regular season. But he has a strong record in Oakland as well, going 9-5 with a 2.83...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-09/boston-red-sox-now-watch