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Rookie Luis Severino leads Yankees over Braves

ATLANTA - Rookie Luis Severino allowed only four hits in six scoreless innings to lead the New York Yankees to a 3-1 victory over Matt Wisler and the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night.Severino (3-1) was lifted for pinch hitter Alex...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/rookie-luis-severino-lea
Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Braves game

...deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.Lt. Charles Hampton, of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit, confirmed death hours after the fall in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/fan-dies-after-fall-uppe
Killed in fall, Braves fan identified

...deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Lt. Charles Hampton of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit confirmed the death hours after the man fell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-30/killed-fall-braves-fan-ident
Yankees roll in McCann's return to Atlanta

...Gregorius drove in a career-high six runs, Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in his return to Atlanta and the New York Yankees shook off a scoring slump to beat the Braves 15-4 on Friday night.The Yankees scored a total of seven runs in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-28/yankees-roll-mccanns-ret
Fading Braves feeling the effects of looking to the future

...week failed to attract an announced turnout of even 20,000, though things should pick up this weekend when the New York Yankees visit Atlanta."I've never been in this situation before," said outfielder Nick Swisher, recently acquired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-27/fading-braves-feeling-ef
Red Sox bring in ex-Tigers boss Dombrowski to run club

...after he was healthy again. The team, entered Wednesday night with a 53-66 record, 14 games behind the rival New York Yankees in the AL East.Red Sox owner John Henry began the news conference with a statement that acknowledged the team's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-19/red-sox-bring-ex-tigers-
Dodgers' luxury tax payroll could now top $300 million

...consecutive year. Its projected tax bill is about $44 million, which would top the record $34 million paid by the New York Yankees after the 2005 season.The Dodgers' luxury tax payroll includes about $40 million for players no longer with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-20/dodgers-luxury-tax-payro
Many NHL players are following Blue Jays' torrid run closely

...what he can now while living with his wife and children in Connecticut. With the Blue Jays chasing down the rival New York Yankees for the AL East title, Moulson would like to see a change of allegiance in his household."Hopefully, we'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-17/many-nhl-players-are-following-bl
Cancer treatment to sideline Boston Red Sox manager Farrell for rest of 2015 season

...care about him that I just honestly feel like he will come through this with flying colors," he said Friday.The New York Yankees' Joe Girardi wished his fellow AL East manager well."It's not what you want to see. Say some prayers for him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-14/cancer-treatment-sidelin
Braves show creativity by adding payroll flexibility in Olivera deal

...stockpiled young pitching with the knowledge that some of it could be used to add hitting.The front office inquired on New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez, according to the New York Post, an example of the type of bat they'd like to acquire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-01/braves-show-creativity-a