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Ervin Santana, Evan Gattis lead Braves to 2-0 win over Padres

...tiebreaking homer off outfielder-turned-pitcher Jason Lane and that was all Santana and...making his first big league start as a pitcher. "There's not a lot of room for error...from 2002-07. He became a full-time pitcher before the 2012 season, looking to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-28/ervin-santana-evan-gatti
The Way We Were: 1960s Augusta

...were really nice guys, away from home and trying their best to move up in the Tigers organization.Into the season Jake, a pitcher, asked my help in buying his sister a birthday present. She was about my size and he asked if he could pick me up from work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-27/way-we-were-1960s-augusta
Braves greats take place in Hall of Fame

...drafted by the Braves and the Los Angeles Kings, of the NHL."I had a difficult choice to make, and as a left-handed pitcher I thought that was the thing that would set me apart and make baseball the smartest decision," Glavine said. "Of course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-27/braves-greats-take-place
GreenJackets fall to Grasshoppers

...his first at-bat. Mende was recently promoted from Salem-Keizer, of the Class A Short Season League.Augusta starting pitcher Christian Jones finished with three strikeouts, allowing two hits and no runs in four innings.The GreenJackets' Cristian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-27/greenjackets-fall-grassh
Julio Teheran, Freddie Freeman lead Braves past Padres

...10-6) allowed three runs on nine hits and no walks in six innings. He had five strikeouts while becoming the first Braves pitcher to reach 10 wins.Despaigne (2-2) walked five batters and also was wild on a crucial throw to third base for an error...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-26/julio-teheran-freddie-freeman-lea
Michaux: Braves' long run of dominance is being rewarded

...Awards from 1991-98 (Maddux's first came in 1992 with the Cubs) and Jones backed that run up with an NL MVP in 1999.Each pitcher was mesmerizing in their own way ? Maddux confounding hitters with cerebral application of various pitches from the same...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/michaux-braves-long-run-
GreenJackets pull out win in bottom of the ninth

...homered over the left field wall to bring the Grasshoppers within two.With two outs in the bottom of the sixth, Greensboro pitcher Sam Alvis walked Cornier with the bases loaded, bringing home Horan. On the next pitch, Paulino tacked on two runs with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/greenjackets-pull-out-wi
Frank Thomas thrilled to go into hall of fame

...location on their pitches to keep hitters guessing.Maddux won Cy Youngs from 1992-95 (Randy Johnson is the only other pitcher to win four straight), completing his impressive run with two remarkable years. During the strike-shortened 1994 season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/frank-thomas-thrilled-go
Giants call up Dan Uggla

...15-day disabled list before the game. As a result, the Giants signed Uggla to a minor league deal Monday and designated pitcher Jose De Paula and infielder Nick Noonan for assignment Friday.Uggla went 2 for 7 with two walks and an RBI in two games for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-25/giants-call-dan-uggla
Stories about Ray Guy's exploits at Thomson live on

...crowd when Ray started warming up," Leroy said. "They knew it was going to be a long day."Guy was such a dominating pitcher, he was drafted four times by the Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds (twice) and Houston Astros. According to his son, Ryan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-23/stories-about-ray-guys-exploi