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Braves: Comparing contact rates for new players

...traded minor-league left-hander Daniel Rodriguez to the Orioles for cash. Atlanta signed Rodriguez out of the Mexican League in 2012 and he struggled for Triple-A Gwinnett the past two seasons, with ERAs of 5.77 and 5.04 between 2013-14...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-01-25/braves-compa
Matt, Jason Childers moved up baseball ranks together

...more years between the Devil Rays and Chicago White Sox systems. His final season was 2010 with Monterrey in the Mexican League.Matt now owns Complete Game Baseball and Softball Training Facility in Evans. It features indoor batting cages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-19/matt-jason-childers-move
Dexter Fowler shines in debut as Astros beat Braves

...pregnant wife who was ill. The 6-foot-4, 300-plus-pound slugger hit .368 with 36 homers and 121 RBIs in the Mexican League last season."We'll see what type of condition he's in," Porter said. "We'll get him some live BP and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-28/dexter-fowler-shines-deb
Cardinals great Stan "The Man" Musial dies at 92

...NL's first $100,000-a-year player. Years earlier, he had turned down a huge offer to join the short-lived Mexican League. He never showed resentment over the multimillion dollar salaries of modern players. He thought they had more fun...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-01-19/cardinals-great-stan-man
PCL game postponed because of the flu

...virus. But the illness previously known as swine flu did force the suspension of a week's worth of games in the Mexican League when the country briefly shut down public gatherings in April. Augusta GreenJackets general manager Nick Brown said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/26/bas_542117.shtml
Baseball | Swine flu
MLB Notes

...signed for the remainder of this season after going 10-2 with a 4.03 ERA with the Mexico City Red Devils of the Mexican League. Atlanta optioned rookie right-hander Charlie Morton to Triple-A Richmond. Morton was 4-8 with a 6.10 ERA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/30/bas_471432.shtml
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Campillo remains hot; Braves salvage finale

...on Sunday to avoid a series sweep. Campillo, a native of Tijuana, Mexico, and a veteran of eight seasons in the Mexican League, cut short his pregame routine with temperatures in the 90s at Turner Field and improved to 3-0 in his past five...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/04/bra_468216.shtml
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Journeyman Franco calls it quits

...and the great men and athletes know when to say enough." The infielder announced his retirement Wednesday to his Mexican league team, the Quintana Roo Tigers. The league posted the news its on Web site. Franco last played in the majors in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/04/bas_197595.shtml
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In Mexico, World Cup poses challenge for presidential candidates

...of the nation's viewers, it provides many with their only source of political news. The network also owns three Mexican League soccer teams and expects to make about $75 million from World Cup ads, as well as a similar amount from campaign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/08/oth_80557.shtml
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Two long shots make U.S. World Cup roster

...to make the squad after his contract was not renewed last year by Kansas City in MLS. But he went to Puebla of the Mexican league and tied for the scoring lead with 10 goals."I wasn't good enough for the Wizards last year, so to be where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-05-26/two-long-shots-make-us-world-cup-
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