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Walk-off homer lifts Vanderbilt in SEC Tournament

...go-ahead run and Texas A&M reliever Andrew Vinson left the bases loaded in the ninth, lifting the Aggies over Alabama.Left fielder Logan Taylor also threw out a runner at home plate in the top of the ninth for Texas A&M (44-10), which moved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-20/walk-homer-lifts-vanderb
Rookie Jace Peterson's single lifts Braves over Brewers

...innings Saturday.Peterson hit the first pitch from Brandon Kintzler (0-1) toward the gap in left-center field. Left fielder Ryan Braun and center fielder Carlo Gomez didn't bother to field the ball as Callaspo scored.Braves players swarmed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-23/rookie-jace-petersons-si
GreenJackets: Young keeps it off the barrel in debut

...fly balls and only one line drive to keep the Tourists off-balance with weak contact. 2. Wes Rogers: The Tourists left fielder went 1 for 3 with a walk. He singled in his first at-bat and reached third before getting thrown out at home on a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-05-24/greenjackets
Shelby Miller flirts with a no-hitter as Braves sweep Marlins

...league RBI leader Giancarlo Stanton, who went 0 for 3 after hitting long homers in each of the previous two games.Left fielder Todd Cunningham ? who later confessed he was unaware Miller had a no-hitter going ? caught a drive by Stanton a step...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-17/shelby-miller-flirts-no-
Braves' rally thwarted by Harper's walk-off homer

...a two-out, two-run double.In the bottom half, pinch runner Michael A. Taylor was thrown out at the plate by left fielder Kelly Johnson trying to score from second on a single.Jose Lobaton hit an early two-run homer. Both of his home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-09/braves-rally-thwarted-ha
MLB set to roll out Statcast analytics Tuesday during Cardinals-Nationals broadcast

...d'Arnaud and made a 68.5 mph throw across his body from the outfield grass in time for the out at first.Toronto left fielder Kevin Pillar had a 97.9 percent route efficiency when he climbed the left-field wall at Rogers Centre last Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-20/mlb-set-roll-out-statcas
Nationals romp past Braves

...Ramos' RBI single, but the Nationals took a 5-3 lead in the fourth.Harper doubled and scored from second when left fielder Kelly Johnson bobbled Ryan Zimmerman's single. After Danny Espinosa singled and Uggla walked, Zimmermann cleared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-29/nationals-romp-past-brav
Braves end losing streak with win over Philadelphia

...throwing strikes that much. That was inexcusable."Trailing 3-2, Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz was thrown out by left fielder Johnny Gomes while trying for a double. The call stood after a brief replay review.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-25/braves-end-losing-streak
Braves trade Kimbrel, Upton to Padres in seven-player deal

...Cameron Maybin, plus two minor leaguers and a draft pick.While Upton will be reunited with his younger brother, Padres left fielder Justin Upton, this deal centered around Kimbrel, whom Preller called "an A-level performer."The Padres take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-05/braves-trade-kimbrel-upt
Atlanta Braves' Eric Young Jr. is taking advantage of chance in center field

...One major drawback for Young and the Braves: His lack of experience at the position.The former second baseman and left fielder with the Rockies and Mets has spent just 44 games in center during his six-year career.Young, however, isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-31/atlanta-braves-eric-youn