Three former Augusta GreenJackets are in Arizona Fall League

...Augusta and began his full-season career with San Jose.The Atlanta Braves are sending prospects to Peoria. They include outfielders Kyle Wren and Edward Salcedo. For Salcedo, it might be a last-chance look after struggling to a .209 average and poor...

Rangers complete sweep of struggling Braves

...Dallas-born catcher Evan Gattis missed his sixth consecutive game since being diagnosed with strep throat. ... Rangers rookie outfielder Jake Smolinski, who hit .389 in his first 11 major league games before a fracture in his left foot, could play for the...

Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis suspended 25 games following a positive test for an amphetamine

...suspended this year under the major league drug program and the second because of a positive amphetamine test. When San Diego outfielder Cameron Maybin was suspended for 25 games in July, he also cited use of an ADHD medication for which he previously had received...

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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Braves fall to Mets

...at five games, outpitching Alex Wood in the opener of a three-game series.Lagares, rated one of the best defensive outfielders in baseball, scurried from gap to gap and finished with seven putouts.One of them was spectacular ? he robbed Wood of...

Augusta GreenJackets limp down stretch behind offensive woes

...and could repeat if the Giants feel they need to pass the SAL test. SPEEDY ORTIZ: While Augusta hobbled down the stretch, outfielder Randy Ortiz finished in blazing fashion.He showed tremendous speed in his late-season return to Augusta. He was clocked...

September call-ups have purpose for these Royals

...it's not a for-sure thing that I'm going to get to play, but if my number is called, I'm ready."? Massive outfielder Carlos Peguero slugged 30 homers for Triple-A Omaha, including 15 in the month of August. He's expected to bring that...

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...