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Braves: Weekly report (April 13-19)

...since April 6, 2005. The Braves lead MLB in double plays turned with 21, five more than the next-highest teams, the Giants and Rangers. - The Braves have committed only one error in 12 games, the fewest in baseball. - Alberto Callaspo struck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-04-20/braves-weekl
Johneshwy Fargas opens eyes early in Augusta GreenJackets season

...scheduled to start at 1:05 p.m. today.The 20-year-old right-handed hitter was drafted in the 11th round by the Giants out of Puerto Rico Baseball Academy, the same program that produced 2012 first overall pick Carlos Correa. Fargas came...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-18/johneshwy-fargas-opens-e
GreenJackets: Coonrod, Grosser set to battle

...Coonrod was seen as a reliever during the draft, but the Giants put him in the Augusta rotation to see how things go. Baseball America gave him the second-best fastball in the Giants 2014 draft class behind first-rounder Tyler Beede...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-04-18/greenjackets
Former Golden Hawk Josh Gordy signs with New York Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The New York Giants have signed former Indianapolis Colts defensive back Josh Gordy.The Giants announced the signing Wednes day in a move that might offer them some help at their depleted safety position.New York...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-04-15/former-gordon-hawk-josh-gordy
Augusta GreenJackets face Rome Braves in home opener

...system. Gates open at 6 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.Augusta fans will get the chance to see the latest prized teenager in the Giants system when Michael Santos toes the rubber. Santos, ranked 18th in the system by Baseball America, is a lanky 19-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-15/augusta-greenjackets-fac
Augusta GreenJackets open season through mist, chilly temperatures

...new faces also filled the stands to catch a glimpse of highly-ranked prospects on both sides.The GreenJackets sport the Giants' 2014 second-round pick in catcher Aramis Garcia, and teen pitcher Michael Santos. Regional baseball fans also got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-16/augusta-greenjackets-ope
GreenJackets home season now open

...gives families and businesses the opportunity to hold events.The team's quality of play should again be high with the Giants' 2014 second-round pick, Aramis Garcia, starting at catcher, and former Georgia Bulldog Hunter Cole in the outfield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-15/greenjackets-home-sea
GreenJackets: Sanchez flashes mid-rotation potential

...right now. Reyes isn't as flashy as Sanchez and doesn't have the ceiling, but he's a guy who could advance in the Giants system and reach the upper levels. The fastball has to stay off the fat of the plate, which he did well in this start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-04-17/greenjackets
Giants' NLSC hero Travis Ishikawa to start season on DL

...there's an open spot for a 13th pitcher or extra infielder on the Opening Day roster.Ishikawa was acquired back by the Giants on a minor league deal last season and played 47 games before becoming an unlikely postseason star with a three-run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-04/giants-nlsc-hero-travis-
Cubs, Cardinals have high hopes heading into opener

...of a stress reaction in his shoulder. He surrendered the series-winning homer to Travis Ishikawa in Game 5 against the Giants."I like our five guys," Wainwright said. "I think we've got a very good, talented group here. The sky's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-04/cubs-cardinals-have-high