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GreenJackets open season on road

...and doesn't play its home opener until the week after the Masters Tournament.This year is no exception, and second-year manager Lipso Nava said he was optimistic about his team earlier this week as it prepared for the road trip."This will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/greenjackets/2012-04-04/greenjacket
GreenJackets return for home-opener with winning record

...share the excitement."It's much too early to say that this team is the greatest or anything like that," second-year manager Lipso Nava said. "But we're playing good, fundamental baseball right now, and we're excited about it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/greenjackets/2012-04-11/greenjacket
Veterans, top draft picks fill GreenJackets 2012 roster

...Michael Mergenthaler also spent a portion of the 2011 season with the GreenJackets and will return this year.Second-year manager Lipso Nava, who led Augusta to a South Atlantic League second-half championship last season, has been entrusted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-04-02/veterans-top-draft-picks
GreenJackets sweep RiverDogs

...Martinez, who shut down the RiverDogs on Saturday. "We're making a pretty good statement in this second half." Second-year manager Roberto Kelly, who played in 14 major-league seasons, said he can't remember being part of a winning binge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/23/gja_89973.shtml
GreenJackets
A-Rod-less Rangers hold first full workout

...signees. "In that way, it seems like they are really hungry and eager to get back and get started again." Second-year manager Buck Showalter said all 59 players were on the field. They are split into morning and afternoon groups for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/26/bas_405835.shtml
Baseball
Front-running Augusta runs win streak to five

...Augusta has done just four times the past 25 games, has become something of an anomaly. "You get greedy," second-year manager Roberto Kelly said. "You start winning and you realize that you like that feeling. And hopefully, when you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/22/gja_89840.shtml
GreenJackets
Ripken era begins for GreenJackets

...manager Nick Brown said. "The fact that he's our owner makes it that much better." Roberto Kelly, the team's second-year manager, said the energy should transfer to the field. "It's going to be exciting, not only for the fans but for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/11/gja_77050.shtml
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What next for the White Sox?

...152 runs last season, gone to the Baltimore Orioles and the well-liked Ventura off to join the New York Mets, second-year manager Jerry Manuel has a tough task ahead. This year, without a staff ace and with a young team, Manuel managed an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/03/oth_246412.shtml
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Play Ball! GreenJackets create fun with games, extras

...team has managed to post a second-half record among the top teams in the division.The GreenJackets are led by second-year manager Lipso Nava, who spent the previous three seasons in Augusta as the team's hitting coach. Nava got his first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-07-10/play-ball-greenjacket
Augusta GreenJackets find positives in losing season

...league's top 10 in ERA, and Blackburn led the league with 143 strikeouts in 131 innings.The pitchers learned from second-year manager Nava and Caldwell, in his first year as Augusta's pitching coach.Nava called the pitching staff the "heart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-09-03/augusta-greenjackets-fin