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Braves' new coach focuses on hitters' approach to job

...them, and each one reveals something new. "Watch Quilvio Veras," he was saying Monday morning as the Atlanta Braves...batting title with the Padres in 1992 and ex-Padres Quilvio Veras and Reggie Sanders swear by his methods. "Being positive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/22/bas_283968.shtml
Baseball
Braves in market for leadoff hitter

...with Padres GM Kevin Towers to discuss second baseman Quilvio Veras and meet with Dodgers GM Kevin Malone to talk about...as the Padres hitting coach, describes himself as "Quilvio Veras guy". "He's a smart player," Rettenmund said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/11/oth_277361.shtml
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Braves pound Marlins

...John Burkett's stay in the rotation in the process. Javy Lopez's first-inning grand slam, and two RBI from Quilvio Veras and Brian Jordan highlighted a 12-hit attack from a lineup hitting .225 on the road, its best production since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/10/bas_288077.shtml
Baseball
Joyner helps Braves rally for win

...hitter who's seen more pine than pitches this season started the bottom of the eighth with a pinch-hit double, and Quilvio Veras' sacrifice fly sent the winning run across the plate as the Braves took a 3-2 win before a crowd of 41,402 at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/24/bas_292654.shtml
Baseball
Yankees take No. 3

...which had RBI single written all over it -- only to snare it again with the leather and flip to second baseman Quilvio Veras for an inning-ending double play. How about Tony Gwynn's single bouncing past first baseman Tino Martinez to score...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/21/bra_242428.shtml
Braves
Expos hold on, beat Braves

...while Michael Barrett added a double and a single as Montreal survived two home runs from Chipper Jones and one from Quilvio Veras to beat Atlanta for the second time in the first three games of the four-game series. "All four naught," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/06/bas_291464.shtml
Baseball
Klesko happy in San Diego

...Klesko,who spent eight years with the Braves before being dealt to the Padresin the December 1999 trade that brought Quilvio Veras, Reggie Sandersand Wally Joyner to Atlanta. "I can check the waves in the morning. Isurf on off days and maybe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/08/bra_311517.shtml
Braves
Braves win season opener

...John Burkett failed to hold a 4-1 lead, Furcal put the Braves ahead to stay with a seventh-inning homer, and Quilvio Veras, his double-play partner, contributed a bases-loaded double in the eighth to put it out of reach. In his second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/03/bra_310634.shtml
Braves
Braves acquire Rey Sanchez

...back on a guy who can play the kind of defense he does." A short time later, the Braves designated second baseman Quilvio Veras for assignment. The team has 10 days to trade Veras or release him. "We owe it to the guys like (Marcus) Giles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/01/bra_316256.shtml
Braves
No trades by Braves likely before meeting ends today

...didn't do a thing, we just talked a lot," Schuerholz said. "That's part of this process." Despite rumors of a Quilvio Veras-for-Bret Boone swap, the deal never materialized with the Padres and the Braves don't appear inclined to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/14/bas_277649.shtml
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