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Now batting: The private sector

...Lake Olmstead Stadium across the river in Augusta.A groundbreaking event has not yet been scheduled, but the minor-league baseball organization has said its first season in the $58 million stadium complex could come as early as 2017.Count this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-28/now-batting-private-s
Savannah losing minor league baseball team to Columbia

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- The owner of the Savannah Sand Gnats announced Thursday that the minor league baseball team would be leaving the city after the current season. Hardball Capital CEO Jason Freier made the announcement during an afternoon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-22/savannah-losing-minor-le
The Way We Were: 1956

...Allen Park's most dominant but deteriorating structures ? Jennings Stadium ? saw a wall collapse during a minor league baseball game, killing three people.Despite the tragedy, the Augusta Tigers would go on to win the 1956 league pennant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-31/way-we-were-1956
GreenJackets: Talented Greenville infield visits

...Monday Things to watch1. Greenville's loaded infield: The Drive boast one of the most prospect-packed teams in Minor League Baseball thanks to a combination of big international signings and high draft picks. Second baseman Yoan Moncada, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-05-25/greenjackets
Same-week no-hitters rare in Minor League Baseball

While no-hitters are slightly more common in Minor League Baseball because of a greater amount of teams, having two...claim the third baseman's power is the best in Minor League Baseball.But the home run leader in the minors stands across...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-07-13/same-week-no-hitters-rar
Injuries have taken toll on top minor league baseball talent

As the Minor League Baseball season reaches its two-month mark, a look back at the performances of top prospects shows injuries have affected several budding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-24/injuries-have-taken-toll
Overtime

...GreenJackets, is in the process of purchasing a Minor League Baseball team in Boise, Idaho.The ownership group, led...sale is pending approval by Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and the Northwest League. GolfTilton moves up in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-24/overtime
Baseball official gets press box prostate exam

...box as on the field at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans minor league baseball game as team's general manager had a public prostate...said it probably was one of the oddest nights in minor league baseball but also one of the most important.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-25/baseball-official-gets-press
Agon Sports and Entertainment to purchase Boise Hawks

...GreenJackets, is in the process of purchasing a Minor League Baseball team in Boise, Idaho.The ownership group, led...sale is pending approval by Major League Baseball, Minor League Baseball and the Northwest League.Agon is reportedly looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-24/agon-sports-and-entertai
GreenJackets offense carrying club through first month

...produced in eight years. Considering a recent study found Lake Olmstead Stadium is the second-toughest park in Minor League Baseball to hit a home run, it makes the feat even more impressive.Augusta is averaging 4.8 runs per game through the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-12/greenjackets-offense-car