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San Francisco Giants announce two-year extension with Augusta GreenJackets

...baseball community of Augusta."The GreenJackets are 784-598 as a Giants affiliate, including winning the 2008 South Atlantic League Championship. They have qualified for the playoffs five times over that span.Augusta has fielded 45 players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-15/san-francisco-giants-ann
Augusta GreenJackets limp down stretch behind offensive woes

...for more than a few games at the time.As a result, the Green Jackets posted the lowest batting average in the South Atlantic League at .238, nearly 10 points lower than Kannapolis.The average gradually slipped over the final month as the team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-01/augusta-greenjackets-lim
Augusta GreenJackets end season on high note with win over Charleston RiverDogs

...RiverDogs on Monday at Lake Olmstead Stadium.With the three innings, Ysla lowered his ERA to 2.45 and won the South Atlantic League ERA title. He passed Greensboro's Domingo Ger man, who ended the year at 2.48."I've never felt like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-01/augusta-greenjackets-end
Augusta GreenJackets lose relievers Ray Black, Jake Smith to promotions

...Smith had a 2.79 ERA with 30 walks to 77 strikeouts in 58 innings. His 48 appearances is second most in the South Atlantic League.Both have been rewarded for staying strong down the stretch by getting thrown into a playoff hunt. San Jose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-25/augusta-greenjackets-los
Augusta GreenJackets rely on Jake Smith's progression

...appearances or injuries, manager Mike Goff has relied on Smith's arm to eat quality innings.Smith is second in the South Atlantic League in appearances with 47, one behind Asheville's Trent Daniel for the league lead. He has thrown more innings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-18/augusta-greenjackets-rel
Overtime

...rout of the Augusta GreenJackets on Sunday.Prime's homer was his 21st of the season, putting him third in the South Atlantic League in that category.Ramiel Tapia added three hits and a homer for the Tourists, who took three of four in the series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-17/overtime
Former Augusta GreenJackets Brandon Moss and Jon Lester visit Atlanta as teammates

...number was 101 RBI, which remains tied for the club record with Chris Dominguez.Moss' batting average led the South Atlantic League and also remains tied for the club record.A year earlier, Lester left his mark at Lake Olmstead Stadium. Then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-16/former-augusta-greenjack
USC Aiken product Taylor Grover earns promotion in Boston Red Sox system

...throwing 45? innings for Class-A Greenville in the South Atlantic League.Grover, drafted in the 10th round in 2013 out...Modesto by Colorado, claimed three awards in the South Atlantic League. Dahl was voted best batting prospect, best defensive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-09/usc-aiken-product-taylor
Atlanta Braves first-rounder Braxton Davidson in position for full-season assignment in 2015

...discipline in the rookie levels.The late-season move sets him up for a potential assignment to Rome in the South Atlantic League to begin the 2015 season. Much of that might depend on how Davidson fares in spring camp next year, but the wheels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-23/atlanta-braves-first-rou
Hickory's Travis Demeritte shows impressive bat speed to lead league in home runs

...19-year-old kid, there's not many of them like that."Demeritte has some of the quickest hands in the South Atlantic League, which produces one of the quickest bats. It should come as little surprise that he leads the league with 24...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-21/hickorys-travis-demeritt