Augusta GreenJackets receive several roster moves over weekend

...him 15th in the Giants system prior to this season, and San Francisco showed confidence by sending him to the South Atlantic League at 19 years old.Jones showed natural feel for hitting while with Augusta. He led the team in RBI for much of...

GreenJackets Gameday: Greensboro's Sadberry vs. Augusta's Messner

...June. His first four pro starts were with short-season Batavia, so this is his first career appearance in the South Atlantic League. Reports say Sadberry is mainly a two-pitch guy who could climb quickly as a future left-handed reliever...

Mets prospect Dominic Smith yet to find home run stroke

...has struggled clearing the wall this year, fellow South Atlantic League hitter Travis Demeritte has found it to be simple.The second baseman leads the South Atlantic League with 19 home runs to match being 19 years old...

Savannah Sand Gnats' late home run sinks Augusta GreenJackets

Augusta's Tyler Horan is among a small group of South Atlantic League sluggers with double-digit home runs this season.Few of his long balls have been longer than Thursday night's blast, and...

GreenJackets Gameday: Savannah's Taylor vs. Augusta's Ysla

...tight. His feel for the pitch has been inconsistent. Luis Ysla has settled in as one of the best pitchers in the South Atlantic League by ERA. He's first among active pitchers at 2.34. The top arm is Greensboro's Sean Townsley, who is currently...

GreenJackets Gameday: Savannah's Robert Whalen vs. Augusta's Joan Gregorio

...four at Charleston, Augusta returns home for a week-long homestand against two of the toughest teams in the South Atlantic League. The homestand starts with three games against Savannah, which won the Southern Division's first-half title...

Key grand slams run through San Francisco Giants organization

...Heaton is known as an important figure in bringing baseball back to Augusta when his Pirates were added to the South Atlantic League in 1988. The city had been without baseball 25 years after the Augusta Yankees left in the 1960s.

GreenJackets Wrap-up: Reports on Ysla, Sy, Lowry, Engel

...fourth outfielder role. Game notes:***Ysla lowered his ERA to 2.34, which remains second lowest in the South Atlantic League behind Greensboro's Sean Townsley and his 2.22 ERA. It was Ysla's first shutout of the season. ***Augusta's...


...allowed both Greenville runs on five hits.The win puts Augusta at the .500 mark for the season (45-45) and the South Atlantic League's second half (11-11).Greenville is 37-54 overall and 15-7 in the second half. GolfFloyd moves up in...

GreenJackets Gameday: Kannapolis' Thad Lowry vs. Augusta's Luis Ysla

...team wins two one-run games on consecutive nights. Game notes:***Ysla's ERA is the second lowest in the South Atlantic League among qualified starting pitchers. The third lowest was James Dykstra, who was assigned to Advanced-A Winston-Salem...