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Padres fire manager Bud Black

...Black, 57, has a 649-713 managerial record after pitching parts of 15 major league seasons. He was named 2010 National League manager of the year after leading the Padres to 90-72 record, the most wins by San Diego since a franchise-record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-15/padres-fire-manager-bud-
Atlanta Braves benefiting from revived Johnson

ATLANTA - With the tying run at the plate and facing one of the best hitting combinations in the National League, Jim Johnson opened some eyes this past week with perhaps the best stuff he's had in a while.Johnson, a free agent addition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-18/atlanta-braves-benefitin
Baseball game without fans was mistake

...a dozen fans showed up for the Sept. 28, 1882, National League game between the Troy Trojans and the Worchester Ruby Legs. (They were official members of the National League back then.) Troy won 4-1.Both teams left the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/baseball-game-without-fans-wa
Orioles to play White Sox on Wednesday in closed stadium

...of 413.Thorn said the lowest attendance for a major league game appears to be six when Worcester hosted Troy in a National League game on Sept. 28, 1882.At the minor league level, Iowa hosted Nashville in a June 2008 game played behind closed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-28/orioles-play-white-sox-w
Braves: Johnson shows solid stuff early

ATLANTA - With the tying run at the plate and facing one of the best 2-3 hitter combinations in the National League, Jim Johnson opened eyes with perhaps the best stuff he's had in quite a while. Johnson, a free agent addition this off-season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-04-15/braves-johns
Trout, Jeter lead AL to win in All-Star Game

...evening filled with reminders of generational change, the AL kept up nearly two decades of dominance by beating the National League 5-3 on Tuesday for its 13th win in 17 years."I think let Mike be Mike. I don't think people have to necessarily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/trout-jeter-lead-al-win-
Former Met Eric Young Jr., Braves agree on minor league deal

...agreement on a minor league deal that also includes an invitation to spring training.The 29-year-old Young led the National League with 46 stolen bases in 2013 for Colorado and the New York Mets. He stole 30 last year with the Mets while batting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-13/former-met-eric-young-jr
Commissioner requests more info on mayor's budget requests

...participate in; GMA ? Georgia Municipal Association ? National League of Cities. These things are already in their budget...Annual dues, including approximately $11,535 for National League of Cities, $34,900 for Georgia Municipal Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-02/commissioners-request-mo
Atlanta's Nick Markakis hopes to be ready for Opening Day

...training games and I can be ready to start the season."Heyward is one of the best defensive outfielders in the National League, winning his second Gold Glove. Markakis is no slouch, either. He won a Gold Glove last season and has a strong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-02/atlantas-nick-markakis-h
Overtime

...Rob Manfred, his top deputy, takes over as the 10th commissioner.? The Chicago White Sox have hired six-time National League steals champion Vince Coleman as a baserunning instructor.Coleman, the last player with 100 steals in a season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-24/overtime