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Pitcher Jon Lester's decision on team could come Tuesday

...percolate.Traded from Boston to Oakland last summer, Lester was sought by the Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants and Chicago Cubs.Multiple media outlets say the former Augusta GreenJacket's decision will come down to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-08/pitcher-jon-lesters-deci
Braves, former Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis agree on four-year deal

...Orioles and is expected to replace the traded Jason Heyward in right field and the leadoff spot for the Braves.The San Francisco Giants and Toronto Blue Jays had also pursued Markakis, a .290 career hitter with 141 home runs and 658 RBI in nine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-03/braves-former-orioles-ou
Jon Lester planning to meet with Giants

...Augusta GreenJacket, has plans to meet with the San Francisco Giants next week.San Francisco has need for a front-line...five-year contract that will add the former San Francisco Giants third baseman to a potent lineup he called "The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-25/jon-lester-planning-meet
Red Sox make offer to Pablo Sandoval

...officials Tuesday before leaving the next day.The San Francisco Giants, San Diego Padres and Toronto Blue Jays also have...taking on an orange-and-black color scheme.The San Francisco Giants' victory over the Kansas City Royals in October...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-22/red-sox-make-offer-pablo-sandoval
Orioles' Buck Showalter, Nationals' Matt Williams named managers of the year

...finished second to Williams with eight first-place votes and 80 points. Bruce Bochy, of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants, was third with three firsts and 30 points."For me, as a newcomer to the managerial fraternity, it is a privilege...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-11/orioles-buck-showalter-n
Ex-GreenJackets Hanley Ramirez, Pablo Sandoval agree to terms with Red Sox

...Giants win their third World Series in five years."He has been with us through some of the greatest moments in San Francisco Giants history ? including all three World Series championships," the Giants said in a statement. "His connection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-24/ex-greenjackets-hanley-r
Giants win World Series behind Madison Bumgarner

...CITY, Mo. - Former Augusta GreenJacket Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third title in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-29/giants-win-world-series-
Giants earn dynasty label with another World Series title

SAN FRANCISCO - Bruce Bochy is crazy superstitious. It's a little-known fact about the unflappable San Francisco Giants manager.Mere mention of anything about a dynasty during the World Series made him uncomfortable. He felt equally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-30/giants-earn-dynasty-labe
Bud Selig's imprint seen in Game 7 of World Series

...baseball commissioner, Bud Selig was able to see the low-budget Kansas City Royals compete with the high-spending San Francisco Giants for the title.Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night featured a pair of wild-card teams that had already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-29/bud-seligs-imprint-seen-
Giants break through to even series

...and former Augusta GreenJacket Pablo Sandoval charged up a pulsating crowd with their shouts and swings, and the San Francisco Giants surged past the Kansas City Royals 11-4 Saturday to tie the World Series at two games apiece.Down by three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-26/giants-break-through-eve