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Braves president John Hart believes team can still contend while rebuilding

...dumping his contract unless he has a major turnaround this season. The team also owes another $13.2 million to second baseman Dan Uggla, who was released by the team last season."We realized we couldn't fix everything," Hart said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-15/braves-president-john-ha
Haren's status for the new season is up in the air

...at midseason from Tommy John surgery.In the deal that sent Haren to the Marlins, they also acquired All-Star second baseman Dee Gordon and infielder Miguel Rojas for pitchers Andrew Heaney and Chris Hatcher, infielder Kike Hernandez and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-01-05/harens-status-new-season
Braves acquire Vizcaino, receive international money

The Braves announced Sunday they traded second baseman Tommy La Stella to the Cubs for right-hander Arodys Vizcaino. The Braves also dealt their fourth international signing bonus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-11-16/braves-acqui
Braves trade Anthony Varvaro to Red Sox

...contract with the team.The right-hander has spent all seven of his big league seasons with the Giants. INDIANS: Second baseman Jason Kipnis had surgery to repair a damaged tendon in his left ring finger. He is expected to be ready for spring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-17/braves-trade-anthony-var
Overtime

...the 2008 season after an 11-year career in Japan.? The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with veteran second baseman Dan Uggla for a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training.Uggla played in only four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-26/overtime
Second baseman keys Greenjackets

...smiling and cheering on teammates. Pure energy and on-the-job passion. In success and failure alike, the second baseman remains true to one thing. "I was taught to play hard and stay on an even keel no matter what's going on," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/01/oth_229985.shtml
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Kansas City Royals, Baltimore Orioles each have three Gold Glove winners

...fielder Christian Yelich, Colorado second baseman DJ LeMahieu and Los Angeles Dodgers...baseman Adrian Gonzalez and Boston second baseman and former Augusta GreenJacket...Billy Hamilton and St. Louis second baseman Kolten Wong are competing for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-04/kansas-city-royals-balti
Thousands attend Oscar Taveras' funeral

...22-year-old slugger, who died Sunday after a car crash.St. Louis general manager John Mozeliak, manager Mike Matheny, second baseman Matt Carpenter and pitcher Carlos Martinez were among the mourners from Taveras' major league team."He was my...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-28/thousands-attend-oscar-t
Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says he's standing by second baseman Dan Uggla

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Here are some things every Atlanta Braves fans knows about second baseman Dan Uggla: Last season he batted .179, had his lowest on-base and slugging percentages of his career, and he struck out a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-21/atlanta-braves-manager-f
Ex-Brave John Smoltz among 17 newcomers on hall ballot.

...a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Monday.Seager joins pitcher Felix Hernandez and second baseman Robinson Cano as Mariners with nine-figure contracts. DODGERS: Acquired right-hander Juan Nicasio from the Colorado...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-24/ex-brave-john-smoltz-amo