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Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber win Cy Young Awards

...wicked curveball will find out today if he's the first NL pitcher to sweep the MVP and Cy Young honors since Bob Gibson...unanimous last year. Tim Lincecum had been the last NL pitcher to win back-to-back Cys, in 2008-09 for the Giants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-12/clayton-kershaw-corey-kl
Medlen, Braves hammer Mets

...11-3 on a stormy Saturday.Atlanta has won the past 19 games Medlen (8-1) has started, dating to 2010. And the NL Pitcher of the Month for August improved to 13-0 in his past 24 starts overall."He pitches and it seems like the guys like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-09-08/medlen-braves-hammer-met
Baltimore's Chris Davis is top vote-getter for All-Star Game

...baseman David Wright will represent the host team in the 84th All-Star game. Harvey received the most votes among NL pitchers in the player balloting, outpacing the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw.Atlanta closer Craig Kimbrel was among the pitchers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-07-06/baltimores-chris-davis-t
Jurrjens works his magic

...the streaking Atlanta Braves beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-0 on Friday night.Jurrjens (11-3) became the first NL pitcher with 11 wins and lowered the league best ERA to 1.89 in a performance that will almost certainly get the attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-07-01/jurrjens-works-his-magic
Fielder propels National League to All-Star win

...the Giants became a winner in his second All-Star try, following a defeat in 1999, and his closer Wilson, the 10th NL pitcher, got two outs for the save.Texas' C.J. Wilson, the fourth AL pitcher, took the loss for the team run by his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-07-12/fielder-propels-national
Offense, Hudson rolling as Braves blow out Reds

...in and stayed unbeaten for the last two months. Hudson improved to 9-0 in his last 11 starts and became the first NL pitcher to reach the 15-win mark. The Braves lead the NL in batting on the road, and made themselves cozy at one of the majors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/21/bra_140488.shtml
Braves
In the beginning

...his 500th homer to notice. 1969 (93-69, first in NL West) MANAGER: Lum Harris RECAP: Aaron not only crushes NL pitchers with 44 homers, 97 RBI and .300 average, but he crushes the Sports Illustrated cover jinx. He appears on the Aug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/21/bra_86106.shtml
Braves
Cardinals pitcher is 0-for-2004

...Marquis, the Cardinals' best-hitting pitcher this year, loaned him one of his bats. Marquis is batting .321, leads NL pitchers with nine RBI, and has had five- and six-game hitting streaks. "I figured, if it wasn't working with his then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/18/bas_425619.shtml
Baseball
With a typical shoulder shrug, Maddux goes for 300

...to say it's just another game, but it is." Roger Clemens got to 300 on his fourth try on June 13, 2003, and no NL pitcher has reached the magical number since Steve Carlton in 1983. "You have to get to the big leagues at a young age to have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/01/bas_423922.shtml
Baseball
Overtime

...Atlanta's center fielder, won his sixth consecutive Gold Glove. Maddux had won 13 consecutive Gold Gloves, the most by an NL pitcher and three short of the overall record for pitchers set by Jim Kaat. It was Hampton's first Gold Glove. Hampton made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/06/oth_389147.shtml
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