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Justin Upton leads Braves past Reds

...em early," said Freddie Freeman, who walked, was hit by a pitch twice and scored a pair of runs. "We got on base for the middle...Cincinnati."Julio was good," Gon zalez said. "It was tough to pitch today. We had some long innings and he was sitting on the bench...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-21/justin-upton-leads-brave
Chicago ends Davis', Philadelphia's run in Little League World Series

...Howard J. Lamade Stadium was jammed Wednesday night with 34,128 fans to see Davis pitch. With the star right-hander playing the field and not eligible to pitch until Saturday, attendance dipped to 21,119 against Chicago.Television ratings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-21/chicago-ends-davis-phila
Mo'ne Davis makes impact around the world

...into the national spotlight.First Lady Michelle Obama tweeted: "Congrats to Mo'ne Davis on becoming the first girl to pitch an #LLWS shutout. When girls succeed, we all succeed.""Mo'Ne Davis ... goosebumps. You're awesome! Unbelievable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-22/mone-davis-makes-impact-
Justin Upton's homer in 12th rallies Braves past Reds

...advanced on a groundout. Hamilton lined an RBI single to center with two outs to end the no-hitter on Minor's 107th and final pitch.Cincinnati's defense kept it in the game even though the Reds couldn't get a hit until late.Mat Latos gave up nine hits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-22/justin-uptons-homer-12th
Black, Smith promoted to San Jose

...from the team," Black said. "This is another step for me. I'm just working up another level and trying to prove I can pitch at the next level." "I'm excited about the opportunity to go up another level and be able to challenge those hitters and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-08-21/black-smith-
Mo'ne Davis' Philadelphia team loses to Las Vegas

...night made short because of pitch-count rules. She allowed three...innings before leaving after 55 pitches. That makes her eligible to pitch again in the U.S. championship...128 fans craned to see every pitch.The 5-foot-4 Davis tries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-20/mone-davis-philadelphia-
Harlem rallies past Evans in softball

...a bunt down, Morgan Hobbins doubled in the tying run."After I got the 0-2 count, I was like 'I've got to hit this pitch,' " Hobbins said. "I moved up in the box and just swung with all my power and saw it go in the gap and it was the happiest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-08-20/harlem-rallies-past-e
Pittsburgh takes advantage of Atlanta's late error

...inherited runners to score. Chris Stewart brought Sanchez home with a RBI groundout to first base and Snider scored on a wild pitch as Walden walked Neil Walker.Snider was the only player with a multi-hit game, going 2 for 3 and extending his hitting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-20/pittsburgh-takes-advanta
Chicago stays alive, eliminates Pearland from Little League World Series

...night against the loser of tonight's game between Las Vegas and Philadelphia. Pearland was eliminated.Houston threw 67 pitches and gave up just four hits before Marquis Jackson relieved him in the sixth.Chicago backed its starter with two three-run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-19/chicago-stays-alive-elim
Augusta GreenJackets rely on Jake Smith's progression

...20 strikeouts.Smith's velocity is holding well, which could be a factor in his progression as he learns to command his pitches more consistently. He continues to sit in the low-90s with the ability to touch mid-90s, and he adds a strong breaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-18/augusta-greenjackets-rel