Series shows hitting differences between Braves, Athletics

...It's also how the two offenses approach hitting. "They value working an at-bat, whether you get on or not," Athletics outfielder Brandon Moss said of his team's approach. "They value good at-bats, guys who can grind them out, guys with power...

A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

...sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday's...Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig, a person with knowledge...

Augusta GreenJackets lose Tyler Horan among roster moves

...The San Francisco Giants assigned outfielder Tyler Horan to Advanced-A San Jose...received infielder Will Callaway and outfielder Randy Ortiz as corresponding moves...the GreenJackets have three speedy outfielders who haven't been able to hit consistently...

Matt Kemp's two homers help lift Dodgers past Braves

...deficit to tie it 4-all on an RBI double by Gonzalez and an RBI single by Carl Crawford in the fifth.That set the stage for outfielders Crawford and Kemp to put the Dodgers ahead in the seventh.Crawford had an RBI groundout to second base and Kemp followed...

Female pitcher throws two-hit shutout in Little League World Series

...hitless in three at-bats.Philadelphia shortstop Jared Sprague-Lott hit a three-run home run in the first inning, and outfielder Carter Davis had an RBI sacrifice fly in the sixth.Davis, who received a noticeably louder reception than any other player...

Augusta's Horan, Mende assigned to San Jose

...The moves continue to affect the Augusta GreenJackets. Outfielder Tyler Horan has been assigned to Advanced-A San Jose on...just four games in Augusta. The GreenJackets are receiving outfielder Randy Ortiz and infielder Will Callaway as corresponding moves...

Giants call up former GreenJacket Duffy

...Show. Duffy, a 2013 Augusta GreenJacket, will have his contract purchased from Double-A Richmond on Friday, along with outfielder Jarrett Parker. San Jose Mercury News' Alex Pavlovic first reported Thursday night that Duffy and Parker would get the call...

Braves take a chance on pair of outfielders

...most-wanted list of free-agent outfielders this winter, but Schuerholz...there are no experienced outfielders standing by as a backup plan...time for at least one young outfielder. Cox named Braves minor...Mets prospect Esix Snead as outfielders to watch in spring training...

Hot-hitting outfielders lift Braves

ATLANTA --- Atlanta's corner outfielders have returned from thumb injuries to give the Braves more...Tuesday night in a matchup of first-place teams.The two outfielders drove in Atlanta's four runs to support a strong start...

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Power outfielders keep GreenJackets at bay in victory

...lesson the Augusta GreenJackets learned Saturday night in a 1-0 loss to the Power at Lake Olmstead Stadium.The Power outfielders gunned down two GreenJackets base runners to kill off a pair of run scoring opportunities on a night when runs came at a...

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