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Ryne Sandburg resigns as Phillies manager

...chance of contending and big challenges surrounding moving high-priced players like ace Cole Hamels, 2006 NL MVP Ryan Howard, six-time All-Star Chase Utley and star closer Jonathan Papelbon.General manager Ruben Amaro Jr. could be next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-26/ryne-sandburg-resigns-ph
Walk-off homer lifts Vanderbilt in SEC Tournament

...Wright (5-1) got the final two outs of the 10th for Vanderbilt after Jordan Sheffield's five scoreless innings.Ryan Howard went 3 for 4 with an RBI to lead Missouri (30-27), which falls into the loser's bracket. Brett Bond drove in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-20/walk-homer-lifts-vanderb
Homers lead Phillies over Braves

...Braves, a road trip that could have helped turn them into NL East contenders has them headed home looking for relief.Ryan Howard hit his second homer in two games, leading the Philadelphia Phillies past the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Sunday."We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-26/homers-lead-phillies-ove
Braves end losing streak with win over Philadelphia

...innings in his third consecutive win."I felt strong and could have gone longer, but we needed runs," he said.Ryan Howard hit a two-run homer for the Phillies.Miller had his fourth steady outing of the season, always keeping the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-25/braves-end-losing-streak
Braves fend off Phillies

...roll."I don't want to say that because whenever you say that things go south," Simmons said.Philadelphia's Ryan Howard homered and Ben Revere had four hits, including a career-high three doubles. The Phillies have lost seven of nine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-06/braves-fend-phillies
Data leading to shift in defensive strategy in baseball

...in 106 shifted plate appearances, followed by David Ortiz (100), Chris Davis (90), Adrian Gonzalez (89) and Ryan Howard (81)."David Ortiz is going to be shifted against until he retires," Weiss said. "But it's the other guys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-13/data-leading-shift-defen
Errors are costly to Atlanta Braves in loss to Philadelphia Phillies

...entered with four errors on the season.TRAINER'S ROOMBraves: Andrelton Simmons took a hard bump from first baseman Ryan Howard at the bag while trying to beat out a double play in the fifth inning. After walking it off, Simmons stayed in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-24/errors-are-costly-atlanta-braves-
Braves' Julio Teheran rocked in final tuneup

...maybe the focus wasn't there like we wanted it to be. When that happens and you've got guys like Chase Utley and Ryan Howard and that group, you're going to pay for it. They don't care if you're playing a backyard scrimmage game or a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-01/braves-julio-teheran-roc
Tigers' Miguel Cabrera might be ready by Opening Day

...231 with 18 homers and 56 RBI last year, his poorest season since 2011. PHILLIES: Manager Ryne Sandberg said that Ryan Howard will start at first base this season, despite plans to rebuild the team and attempts to trade the declining slugger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-18/tigers-miguel-cabrera-mi
Phillies sweep series against Braves

...trying to get back in it, which is a good sign."Harang (5-6) allowed nine runs, eight earned, in five innings.Ryan Howard capped a big series by driving in two runs with three hits for the Phillies.Marlon Byrd drove in three runs with three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-06-18/phillies-sweep-series-ag