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Braves' Melvin Upton Jr. out for rest of spring with foot injury

Atlanta Braves outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. is expected to miss the rest of spring training because of inflammation in his left foot.The team announced Upton's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-27/braves-melvin-upton-jr-o
Braves' Wandy Rodriguez struggles in first outing

...the Braves' leadoff hitter. He's competing for one of the openings in the Braves outfield.With incumbent center fielder Melvin Upton out indefinitely with a leg injury, Young is hoping to use his speed to make a big impression with the Braves."I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-04/braves-wandy-rodriguez-s
Braves: Upton's injury a negative for center field

Whatever your opinion of Melvin Upton Jr., his injury that's opening the door to center field shouldn't be welcomed with gladness. Upton has been sidelined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-03-01/braves-upton
Brian Shaw out as Nuggets coach

...fired coach Brian Shaw after 1½ seasons Tuesday, with the team at 20-39 and on a six-game losing streak. Assistant coach Melvin Hunt will be the interim coach.The timing of the dismissal was somewhat surprising given that just last week general manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-03-03/brian-shaw-out-nuggets-coach
Atlanta's Nick Markakis hopes to be ready for Opening Day

...arm. At 31, he can still hit but his numbers were down.Atlanta dealt Heyward and Justin Upton during the off-season. Melvin Upton Jr. is still in center field but currently injured. Left field is wide open after the trade of Evan Gattis to Houston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-02/atlantas-nick-markakis-h
Braves: Upton takes first spring swings

...O' Brien came through in the clutch with the first video of Melvin Upton Jr. this spring. Unfortunately, there's not much...by his real name this season, so he will be referred to as Melvin Upton Jr. His father has long been known as Bossman, and Upton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-02-23/braves-upton
Melvin Raley

GIBSON, Ga. - Mr. Melvin G. Raley, age 93, of Beall Spring...S. degree in agricultural science. Melvin was a WWII Army Veteran serving in the...Glascock Co. Volunteer Fire Department. Melvin was a member of the American Legion...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174126001
Five arrested in Wadley after drug raid

Five people have been transported to the Jefferson County Jail following a drug raid Thursday in Wadley.Melvin Howard has been charged with trafficking cocaine and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, according to Jefferson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-27/five-arrested-followin
Augusta Interfaith Coalition urges community to support Paine College

...the efforts to resolve the financial and managerial problems that have kept the school on sanction with SACSCOC since 2012.Melvin Ivey, the pastor at Greater St. John Baptist Church, said Paine's rich history of being founded 20 years after Emancipation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/augusta-interfaith-coalition
Braves: Spring Training Watch (Part 6)

...like Nick Markakis and Alberto Callaspo should naturally fit into that philosophy. The ones who don't fit as well, like Melvin Upton Jr., Andrelton Simmons and Christian Bethancourt, will need to adjust. Watch to see if these three swings shorten...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-02-24/braves-sprin