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Phillies rally in 10th inning to upend Braves

...Miami despite a 2.80 ERA in that span.Franco singled leading off the eighth and was running from second base when right fielder Nick Markakis charged toward the infield to make a diving catch of a weak fly ball hit by Carlos Ruiz off Jim Johnson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-05/phillies-rally-10th-inni
Streaking Nationals shut out Braves

...Washington has won eight straight games against the Braves. Every Nationals batter had at least one hit.Braves right fielder Nick Markakis' streak of 398 games with an error, a record for non-pitchers, ended when he bobbled Denard Span's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-25/streaking-nationals-shut
Nationals' Max Scherzer no-hits Pirates

...take the near-miss harder than he did."I got down into a squat and just, I don't know, I wanted to cry," right fielder Bryce Harper said. "To be able to see a perfect game, be a part of that, would've been awesome."Scherzer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-20/nationals-max-scherzer-n
Yankees' Alex Rodriguez gets 3,000th hit of his career

...Rodriguez sent a high drive to right field. He held onto the bat as he took a few steps toward first base, and right fielder J.D. Martinez bumped into the wall as he backed up.The crowd roared as the ball sailed a half-dozen rows into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-19/yankees-alex-rodriguez-g
MLB draft includes local prospects led by Miller

...and 12 stolen bases, and he was named third team All-America by showing multiple tools and athleticism.USC Aiken right fielder Tyler Moore and first baseman Ty Barkell are on the radar in the later rounds.Moore entered the season as a potential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-07/mlb-draft-includes-local
Clemson eliminated from NCAA baseball regional by Pepperdine

...ninth with a single. Pinch-runner Colin Lyman moved to second on a groundout, stole third and scored when Michigan right fielder Johnny Slater made a diving catch in foul territory of Hairston's tailing line drive. MIAMI 8, COLUMBIA 3In Coral...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-05-30/clemson-eliminated-ncaa-b
Being 'state champs' isn't enough for Florida baseball team

...kind of getting to that point where he's carrying us a little bit right now."Schwarz has gotten plenty of help.Right fielder Jeremy Vasquez also is hitting .600 in NCAA play. Martin, third baseman Josh Tobias and outfielders Harrison Bader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-10/being-state-champs-isnt-
Vanderbilt heading back to College World Series

...celebrated, Illinois (50-10-1) tried to figure out what went wrong."It was just tough going down like that," right fielder Casey Fletcher, who appeared to have been crying, said. "We thought we had an Omaha-bound team."The Commodores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-08/vanderbilt-heading-back-
Christian Bethancourt's walk-off homer lifts Braves over Pirates

...including the drive off Worley (2-4). The ball, curving toward the foul pole, cleared the wall beyond the reach of right fielder Gregory Polanco.Polanco had three hits, including a two-run single off Jim Johnson in the eighth that tied the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-06/christian-bethancourts-w
GreenJackets: Paulino keeps hitting in Augusta loss

...was good to see in this game. Cristian Paulino's inside-the-park home run should have been caught, but the right fielder lost it in the lights. Regardless, Paulino smoked the ball on a line. It's the latest example of the small outfielder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-05-25/greenjackets