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Daily Prospect Report: April 3

...Cardinals: 3-4, 2B, HR, 3 RBI, BB. Grichuk led the Texas League in extra-base hits last season with 57, including...system, but he's succeeding at every stop so far. The Texas League will be a lethal test for him, but he has already shut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-04-04/daily-prospe
Daughter's search continues to hear her father's voice

...only memories of him come from what her mother told her and the things he left behind.Sometimes she'll hold his Texas League championship ring and slide it on and off her finger. Other times she might take out his engraved silver lighter and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-28/daughters-search-continu
Asheville catcher Tom Murphy makes organization look good

...out of Connecticut, making him the highest pick in the school's history.Springer, considered a five-tool threat, leads the minors in home runs while recording nine stolen bases and a .373 on-base percentage in the Texas League.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-05-11/asheville-catcher-tom-mu
Augusta GreenJackets' Lake Olmstead Stadium plays "pretty big"

...Savannah. The exception is the SAL's Lakewood club in New Jersey.In comparison, the Pacific Coast, California and Texas leagues are all inside the top five, with some parks in those leagues averaging more than two home runs per game. The Pacific...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-06-02/augusta-greenjackets-lak
Augusta travelers like the weather elsewhere

...postcard showing a baseball game in action at Dell Diamond in Austin, Texas, the home of the Round Rock Express of the Texas League. Unfor tunately, the Express lost 10-4 to Omaha, he reports.Red, Lynn and Matthew Goodwin say hi from Iowa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-09/augusta-travelers-weather-els
Cardinals' rookie putting up gaudy numbers

...numbers at every stop in the minors. He led Triple-A Memphis with 18 homers in just 67 games last season, was the Texas League player of the year for Double-A Springfield in 2011 with 32 homers and 101 RBI and led the Class A Midwest League...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-04-11/cardinals-rookie-putting
GreenJackets Gameday: West Coast invasion

...games on the same night as the Major League Baseball all-star game. Every other league, with the exception of the Texas League, makes sure to schedule an off day when the all-star game rolls around. But the Sally League requires half of its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/billy-byler/2012-07-11/greenjacke
Trojans end run by Irish

...with the game tied and two men on base. No one was out. The rest of the frame: walk, two-run double, groundout, Texas League RBI single, lineout, strikeout. Foushee, 10-1 this year, had no problem with his pitches, saying, "they just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/16/hig_228786.shtml
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Braves deal Villarreal for speedy Anderson

...358 in 67 at-bats for Houston after stealing 41 bases at Triple-A Round Rock. Anderson was MVP of the Double-A Texas League All-Star game in 2006. He led that league in stolen bases for two years, and topped all of minor league baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/17/bra_152830.shtml
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Base coaches to get protection for heads

...team in Tulsa when he died July 22. He had been hit by a liner as he stood in the first-base coach's box during a Texas League game at Arkansas. Some major league coaches responded by wearing helmets the rest of the season. ON THE BALLOT: Billy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/09/bas_151798.shtml
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