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Ryne Sandburg resigns as Phillies manager

...55-year-old Sandberg was drafted by the Phillies in 1978, but was traded to the Chicago Cubs where he became a Hall of Fame second baseman.The Phillies gave Sandberg his first managerial job in the majors in August 2013 after they fired Charlie Manuel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-26/ryne-sandburg-resigns-ph
Jace Peterson plays above grades in first season with Braves

...the most impact now and in the immediate future: second baseman Jace Peterson.As a prospect in the San Diego Padres...play, because Atlanta sees Peterson as the potential second baseman of the present and future."I want to do better...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-26/jace-peterson-plays-abov
Virginia's 3-0 win over Vandy forces Game 3 in CWS finals

...Pavin Smith singled, Kevin Doherty got on board after his grounder up the middle bounced off the bag away from second baseman Tyler Campbell and Joe McCarthy reached when first baseman Zander Wiel couldn't handle his hot smash.Ernie Clement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-24/virginias-3-0-win-over-v
Sand Gnats edge GreenJackets in duel

...outs in the eighth for the second consecutive game, and the Sand Gnats again robbed them of a game-tying hit when second baseman Jonathan Johnson made a diving stop.Johnswhwy Fargas had two hits and Dylan Davis added a double as Augusta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-20/sand-gnats-edge-greenjac
Cavaliers advance to CWS finals rematch against Commodores

...out after Harrison Bader reached on a two-out single in the ninth. Danny Lewis (6-2) took the loss.After second baseman Ernie Clement flipped the ball to shortstop Daniel Pinero for the final out, catcher Matt Thaiss ran to the mound...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-21/cavaliers-advance-cws-fi
Braves' Wisler lives up to billing in major league debut

...at Turner Field.It took only 88 pitches for Wisler to fill the strike zone and give the Braves a chance to win. Second baseman Jace Peterson continued his hot hitting by doubling home two in the eighth for the eventual victory."What an unbelievable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-20/braves-wisler-lives-bill
Nationals' Max Scherzer no-hits Pirates

...cheered by a crowd of 41,104.Scherzer got help from his infield in the late innings.In the eighth, shifted second baseman Danny Espinosa barely threw out Pedro Alvarez from shallow right field to end the inning."I got to that ball and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-20/nationals-max-scherzer-n
Ex-Evans Knight, USC Aiken Pacer Tyler Moore drafted by Padres on final day

...for a sleeper pick in the later rounds.Despite playing right field for USC Aiken, the Padres announced Moore as a second baseman. Prior to USC Aiken, Moore was primarily a shortstop at Evans, where he played under coach Ricky Beale. Moore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-06-10/ex-evans-knight-usc-
USC Aiken shortstop Sean Miller drafted by Minnesota Twins in 10th round

...picked in the 23rd round in 2013.Miller's selection marks another late Day 2 pick for the USC Aiken program.Second baseman Ryan Metzler was chosen in the ninth round by the Toronto Blue Jays last year. In 2013, the Boston Red Sox picked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-06-09/usc-aiken-shortstop-
Braves knock off slumping Red Sox

...Boston took a 1-0 lead in the fourth when starting pitcher Joe Kelly, batting with the bases loaded, beat out second baseman Jace Peterson's throw for a single.Braves third baseman Juan Uribe amended his throwing error from the top of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-17/braves-knock-slumping-re