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Ex-Oriole Nick Markakis is happy to be an Atlanta Brave

...what they preach over here and it's something you look for in a team," he said.Now Markakis is the Braves' new right fielder."It's going to be fun," he said. "It's going to be interesting. What better place to be?"Markakis hit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-05/ex-oriole-nick-markakis-
Braves trade Heyward to Cardinals

...leave as a free agent after next season and rebuilding with an eye toward their new stadium, the Braves dealt their right fielder and reliever Jordan Walden to the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday for promising pitcher Shelby Miller and a minor-leaguer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-17/braves-trade-heyward-cardina
Miami Marlins open contract talks with All-Star Giancarlo Stanton

...have made an offer, but they've begun discussions with agent Joel Wolfe regarding an agreement with the All-Star right fielder."Negotiations are ongoing," Hill said Wednesday. "We're hopeful we'll be able to make him a Marlin for many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-05/miami-marlins-open-contr
Royals check out Giants' ballpark

...and gloves.During the NLCS, Giants manager Bruce Bochy said the teams played in the toughest winds of the season. Right fielder Hunter Pence had no chance trying to track a fly ball by St. Louis' Kolten Wong that landed for a triple."You...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-23/royals-check-out-giants-
Tim Lincecum waits his turn

...not used."He's just an unbelievable teammate, he's so selfless that it inspires each and every one of us," right fielder Hunter Pence said. "He's also a big-game pitcher. He has that flair for the spectacular. You've seen it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-19/tim-lincecum-waits-his-t
Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett retiring after 14-year career

...Bryce Harper and Anthony Rendon. Rendon batted .400 in the NLDS. Harper hit .368 with three homers and four RBI.Right fielder Jayson Werth and 34-year-old first baseman Adam LaRoche, were particularly off. They went a combined 2 for 35...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-08/dodgers-pitcher-josh-bec
Ex-Brave Hudson finally gets a taste of postseason success

...years he's played in this league and to have never been to this point, I can't really describe it for him," right fielder Hunter Pence said. "If I think in my imagination, I think of 17 years, think of where you were 17 years ago, imagine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-08/ex-brave-hudson-finally-
Athletics needs better middle infielders

...of roster wizardry that brought shortstop Jed Lowrie, first baseman and former Augusta GreenJacket Brandon Moss, right fielder Josh Reddick, starting pitcher Scott Kazmir and left fielder Yoenis Cespedes to the A's in the past three off-seasons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-04/athletics-needs-better-m
Grand slam, ex-Jacket power Giants past Pirates in NL wild-card game

...hard.The defense behind Bumgarner had its sloppy moments - including two errors and a pair of near collisions when right fielder Hunter Pence wouldn't clear the way for a teammate on a fly ball - but also had Bumgarner's back when necessary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/grand-slam-ex-jacket-pow
Orioles' Markakis savors playoff ride

...Markakis sat out the playoffs with a broken thumb.Now, nine years into his major league career, the 30-year-old right fielder is getting his first taste of postseason baseball. No one on Baltimore's current roster has spent more time with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-08/orioles-markakis-savors-