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'Chronicle' ranks the 50 greatest Atlanta Braves moments

...game-winning single in Game 7 of the National League Championship Series, Oct. 14...197333. John Smoltz breaks National League's single-season save record...finest season, garnering the National League MVP award, 199945. Bob Horner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/chronicle-ranks-50-great
Michaux: Atlanta Braves' glory days are just about over

...Fame enshrinements, the reflection wheel has kept rolling continuously for years since the Braves actually reached a National League championship series. It will run out of reasons to stop spinning in three years when Chipper Jones joins the gang...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/michaux-atlanta-braves-g
Cutting length of baseball's regular season could get tied to reconfiguring postseason

...games in 183 days. The schedule was 154 games before the AL added eight games when it expanded in 1961, and the National League adopted the new format when it added two teams for the 1962 season."A shortened schedule is a major, major economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-14/cutting-length-baseballs
Augusta Commission confused over who is invited to legal meetings

...MUST BE TUESDAY: I called Commissioner Marion Wil liams last week and asked where he was, and he said he was at the National League of Cities conference in Char lotte, N.C."No, you're not," I said. "You're at the NACo conference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-07-18/augusta-commiss
Braves sign ex-Royals reliever Jason Frasor

...has been rocked by injury, and yet they own their largest lead at the break since 2009.It helps that much of the National League has been playing .500 ball so far."I want to stay where we're at," manager Don Mattingly said. "If that's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-16/braves-sign-ex-royals-re
Sandy Koufax, Johnny Bench take part in ceremonial first pitch

...a red and black gloves, the two items were immediately taken to the authentication station in an area next to the National League dugout.Koufax and Bench were on the field along with Hank Aaron and Willie Mays as the winners of MLB's Greatest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-14/sandy-koufax-johnny-benc
All-Star Game draws record-low rating

Baseball's All-Star Game drew a record-low television rating.The American League's 6-3 win over the National League in Cincinnati on Tuesday night earned a 6.6 rating and 12 share on Fox. The previous low was a 6.8 in 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-15/all-star-game-draws-reco
Youthful All-Star Game will still have veteran presence

CINCINNATI - A.J. Burnett sat at his table during the National League media session Monday wearing a white T-shirt that showed off his tattooed arms, his hair styled in a faux hawk similar to the 'do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-13/youthful-all-star-game-w
Lawsuit calls for more safety netting at ballparks

...comfort and expectations."TAKING THE MOUND: Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke will start for the National League in tonight's All-Star Game and Houston Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel will be on the mound for the American League...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-13/lawsuit-calls-more-safet
Rockies pound Braves to sweep series

...All-Star break to the last out," manager Walt Weiss said.Tulowitzki was chosen as an injury replacement for the National League on Saturday, right after his 21-game hitting streak ended. He started another one with a three-run homer in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-12/rockies-pound-braves-swe