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Braves draft high-upside prep talent; Giants go college route

...66th pick in the second round, the Braves drafted right-handed pitcher Garrett Fulenchek. He's a lengthy prep pitcher...Lucas Sims. The San Francisco Giants selected right-handed pitcher Tyler Beede with the 14th overall pick. I was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-06-06/braves-draft
Braves set opening day roster with no surprises

...infielder Brian Hunter and right-handed pitcher Kevin McGlinchy and optioned infielder Marty Malloy and right-handed pitcher Justin Speier to their Triple-A...roster. That was the case with right-handed pitcher Kevin McGlinchy, who made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/04/bas_258137.shtml
Baseball
Reds assign Rose Jr. to Triple-A roster

...from Indianapolis. Rose Jr. cleared waivers and was assigned outright to Indianapolis. The Reds also claimed right-handed pitcher Donne Wall off waivers from the Houston Astros. He took the roster spot of left-handed reliever Pedro A. Martinez...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/08/oth_215711.shtml
Other sports
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw sideline because of back issue

...fifth-starter contenders and is lined up to pitch the home opener against the Yankees on April 4. ANGELS: Granted right-handed pitcher Joe Blanton his unconditional release, but will still have to pay him $8.5 million.The 33-year-old Blanton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-26/dodgers-ace-clayton-kers
Westside's David Hagelston signs letter of intent to play at Georgia Regents

...period.Hagelston signed a letter of intent to play baseball for the Jaguars on Thursday.Hagelston, a senior right-handed pitcher, helped lead Westside to a Region 3-AA title and third-round appearance in the 2012 state playoffs.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-11-21/westsides-david-hagel
MLB Notes

...Triple-A Sacramento. The A's also designated right-handed relief pitcher Pat Neshek for assignment on Monday. Right-handed pitcher Evan Scribner was recalled from Sacramento to take Neshek's roster spot.MARINERS: Activated outfielder Franklin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-08-26/mlb-notes
Alex Rodriguez expands his law suit, adding physician, hospital

...the Major League Baseball Players Association. PIRATES: Completed their trade for Justin Morneau by sending right-handed pitcher Duke Welker to the Minnesota Twins.The final portion of the Aug. 31 trade was announced on Saturday. The Pirates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-05/alex-rodriguez-expands-h
Home plate collisions in MLB could be eliminated soon

...was told the club plans to keep the star outfielder rather than trade him, according to ESPN.com. PIRATES: Right-handed pitcher Charlie Morton agreed to a three-year, $21 million contract, with the team.The 30-year-old Morton went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-11/home-plate-collisionsin-
Medlen to get another start in Braves playoff opener

...highest mark for any single pitch between the Braves and Dodgers.While a changeup is often the go-to pitch for a right-handed pitcher against left-handed batters, Medlen has achieved success on the pitch against both sides of the plate. His...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-02/medlen-get-another-start
Pedroia has had 'no setbacks' after off-season surgery on thumb

...Rick Waits both said Hernandez looked great. TIGERS: Aagreed to terms with six players on contracts including right-handed pitcher Jose Valdez.Other players that the team announced Monday that it reached agreement with are left-handed pitcher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-17/pedroia-has-had-no-setba