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Former Georgia Tech star Matt Wieters homers to lift Baltimore past Atlanta

...victory.Wieters, a former Georgia Tech star, hit a 1-0 pitch from Luis Avilan (2-4) over the center-field wall. It...Playing in his fifth major league game, Garcia drove a 1-0 pitch over the right-field scoreboard. Garcia, a 30-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-27/former-georgia-tech-star
Shorebirds pound their way to win over GreenJackets

...RBI single in the ninth to cut the deficit to four, where it remained."I got the pitch I was looking for," Cain said. "The main thing was hitting my pitch. I spit on the first two off-speed pitches and got a fastball and made a good swing...

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GreenJackets take advantage of mistakes to beat Shorebirds, extend winning streak

...Nestor Rojas said. "We battle every inning, we battle every pitch. We're getting good results. Their confidence is really...the second when Jomar Reyes hit a solo home run on his first pitch seen after coming off the disabled list. The GreenJackets answered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/greenjackets-take-advant
Class of 2015 Hall of Famers are formidable foursome

...like my apprenticeship, if you will, on understanding how to pitch and then somewhat evolving into the pitcher that I was going...able to harness my fastball, and understanding what it took to pitch at this level."I didn't know I was going to be half as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/class-2015-hall-famers-a
Home run helps Braves salvage series against Cardinals

...in baseball. They've got a very good lineup, very talented. I had good command of my fastball and my slider was a good pitch as well."The Braves took advantage of Wacha's wildness to take a 2-0 lead in the second. Ryan Lavarnway grounded a double...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-26/home-run-helps-braves-sa
Phillies' Cole Hamels no-hits Cubs

...slipped on the track in front of the ivy-covered brick wall, but managed to lean forward for the catch."I hung that pitch to Bryant with his power, fortunately the wind was in my favor," Hamels said. "Herrera made two spectacular catches out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/phillies-cole-hamels-no-
Fargas' bat, speed charge GreenJackets past Drive

...came in the seventh when he was hit by a pitch, advanced to third on an error and scored...to do too much, see the ball and get a pitch I could drive," Relaford said. "The pitcher made a pretty good pitch, but I was able to get the barrel on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-23/fargas-bat-speed-charge-
Red-hot Cardinals dump Braves in series opener

...gave up five hits and two earned runs in an efficient 74-pitch stint. He struck out five and did not walk a batter. The left-hander...the inning with a single. Maybin eventually scored on a wild pitch.The Braves, who were opening a 10-game road trip, have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-24/red-hot-cardinals-dump-b
Jones homers in return to spark GreenJackets past Drive

...and a walk."First at-bat back, I wasn't thinking about hitting a home run," Jones said. "I just looked for a good pitch to hit, he left it up and I put a good swing on it. It was a good confidence booster to let me know I still have the juice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-22/jones-homers-return-spar
'Chronicle' ranks the 50 greatest Atlanta Braves moments

...Series, helping the Braves clinch the title, Oct. 28, 199523. Kent Mercker, Mark Wohlers and Alejandro Pena combine to pitch a no-hitter, Sept. 11, 199124. Starting pitcher Pascual Perez drives around I-285 three times and misses start, Aug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/chronicle-ranks-50-great