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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 with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-19/tim-lincecum-waits-his-t
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-
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
Harlem sweeps Swainsboro in region softball final

...allowing just one hit, the Lady Bulldogs scored two unearned runs. With runners on first and second with one out, the right fielder dropped a fly ball and both runners came around to score.In the sixth, Amber Gar rett hit a leadoff home run to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-10-08/harlem-sweeps-swainsb
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-
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
Rangers break tie in eighth, edge Braves

...Klein struck out Chris Johnson to end the inning.The game ended when Atlanta's Andrelton Simmons flied out to right fielder Michael Choice on the warning track.Starting pitchers Alex Wood for Atlanta and the Rangers' Derek Holland each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-13/rangers-break-tie-eighth
Mets take care of Braves

...then played shortstop, making a strong defensive play to throw out Upton for the second out of the eighth. Braves right fielder Jason Heyward missed his second consecutive game with a bruised left thumb. Catcher Evan Gattis, sidelined the past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-20/mets-take-care-braves
State of the Braves, part 1

...in the game at reading the ball off the bat, and he takes excellent routes. This is why he's the best defensive right fielder in baseball, and this ability should be used in center field. I think he would immediately be an above-average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-09-25/state-atlant