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Shutdown in 2012 helped Nationals' Stephen Strasburg

...starts at home for the Washington Nationals, he emerges from the dugout and walks along the right-field line with pitching coach Steve McCatty, hearing cheers from spectators along the way.Eventually, Strasburg heads to the mound for his final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-30/shutdown-2012-helped-nat
Rookie managers mold teams in their image

...Both replaced long-time managers (Davey Johnson; Jim Leyland) and kept the predecessor's bench coach and pitching coach. Both took over talented teams (the 2012 Nationals won 98 games; the Tigers' 2014 AL Central title is their fourth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/rookie-managers-mold-tea
Braves hitting coach Greg Walker quits

...Maddux and Steve Buechele in their search for a new manager.The team said in a statement that Maddux, the club's pitching coach, and Buechele interviewed Tuesday. Buechele, a former Rangers third baseman, was the manager at Triple-A Round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-30/braves-hitting-coach-gre
Former South Carolina players Bobby Haney, Nolan Belcher hold camp

...attended as Haney spoke and taught fundamentals, including infield drills and hitting lessons. Belcher, USC Aiken's pitching coach, gave pitching tips, including how often to rest and when to start throwing certain pitches."Even when doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-06/former-south-carolina-pl
Augusta GreenJackets end season on high note with win over Charleston RiverDogs

As Augusta's Luis Ysla was told he reached the necessary number of innings, he hugged pitching coach Steve Kline and walked down the dugout steps for the final time this season.Ysla threw three scoreless innings to earn a notable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-01/augusta-greenjackets-end
For girls in baseball, Little League not the end

...wasn't the same for me," she said. "My next goal would be to play college baseball."Billy Connors, a former pitching coach for the Yankees, Royals, Cubs and Mariners, said girls who work hard and receive proper coaching and development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/girls-baseball-little-le
Augusta GreenJackets' Steve Kline remembers facing Tony Gwynn

Augusta GreenJackets pitching coach Steve Kline remembers doing what most pitchers failed to accomplish in Tony Gwynn's 20 years in the major leagues.With the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-23/augusta-greenjackets-ste
Virginia advances to College World Series finals

...that with that kind of stuff, it's tough to hit," Ole Miss' Will Allen said.Sborz said a mound visit from pitching coach Karl Kuhn helped him refocus."What he told me was to just let them hit (my) stuff, basically, and just stop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-06-21/virginia-advances-college
Former A's, Dodgers pitcher Bob Welch dies

...211-146 with a 3.47 ERA in 17 seasons with the Dodgers (1978-87) and Athletics (1988-94). He also was the pitching coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks when they won the 2001 World Series and had served as a special instructor for the A's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-10/former-dodgers-pitcher-b
Overtime

...JacketsIn Salisbury, Md., Delmarva beat Augusta 5-0 on Wednesday night, but GreenJackets manager Mike Goff and pitching coach Steve Kline weren't around at the end.They were both ejected, Goff in the sixth inning and Kline in the eighth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-05-07/overtime