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MiLB: Mets prospect notes on Meisner, Guillorme

...He has outstanding range, soft hands and a strong arm that equal a plus glove and plus arm at shortstop. Very few 20-year-old shortstops are able to get to some of the grounders he reached during my look. His defense alone will get him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-06-29/milb-mets-pr
South Atlantic League boasts strong crop of shortstops

...most attention among shortstops in the league for his...Mondesi was the best shortstop in the league, which...recognition of other shortstops in the league, but...as one of the better shortstops in the league.Rome's...Peraza is a smaller shortstop at 165 pounds, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-06-15/south-atlantic-league-bo
Pre-Civil War baseball card, circa 1860, will be auctioned

...Richard "Dickey" Pearce who went on to become one of the first professional baseball players credited with pioneering the shortstop position and inventing the bunt.The card's provenance can be traced to a 1923 obituary of McMahon's 92-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-30/pre-civil-war-baseball-card-circa
Overtime

...Davidson double in runs in the inning while Connor Oliver had an RBI single. The other run scored on a throwing error by shortstop Jeremy Sy, one of four errors by the GreenJackets.Johneshwy Fargas drove in two runs for Augusta. Sy had two hits.Rome...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-28/overtime
Rome Braves rally to beat GreenJackets

...Davidson doubled in runs in the inning while Connor Oliver had an RBI single. The other run scored on a throwing error by shortstop Jeremy Sy, one of four errors by the GreenJackets.Johneshwy Fargas drove in two runs for Augusta. Sy had two hits.Rome...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-28/rome-braves-rally-beat-g
Braves' Andrelton Simmons seeing offensive improvements under new philosophy

ATLANTA - Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons used a term often...positive impact on Simmons.The shortstop is using the coach's mentality...weakly rolled over to third baseor shortstop.A key part of Seitzer's plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-27/braves-andrelton-simmons
MLB draft includes local prospects led by Miller

...Diamondbacks hold the first overall pick, and shortstops Dansby Swanson and Brendan Rodgers...another Day 2 pick from USC Aiken in junior shortstop Sean Miller, who has been connected...Miller is seen as a standout defensive shortstop who will remain at the position in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-07/mlb-draft-includes-local
USC Aiken shortstop Sean Miller drafted by Minnesota Twins in 10th round

...pick in the later rounds of Day 2 continued Tuesday when a shortstop with strong defensive skills was chosen.Junior Sean Miller...seen by scouts as a strong defender capable of sticking at shortstop in professional baseball, highlighted by a soft glove and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-06-09/usc-aiken-shortstop-
Braves' Touki Toussaint set to make system debut against GreenJackets

...the Minnesota Twins for $125,000 and began his professional career with Rookie-level Elizabeth ton.Miller is playing shortstop and batting leadoff so far, and he has two hits, including a triple, in his first three games.? Ex-USC Aiken team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-27/braves-touki-toussaint-s
Evans graduate Samantha Peka signs with USC Aiken in softball

...that's not necessarily where she'll end up with the Lady Pacers."For my travel ball team I would play outfield, shortstop, third, second, wherever coach said go," Peka said. "Hopefully I can show that I'm a team player and that I can earn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-06-26/evans-graduate-samant