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Ex-MLB player Darryl Hamilton killed in apparent murder-suicide

...playoffs for the first time in franchise history after winning the AL West title. He also went to the postseason with the Giants and two consecutive years in New York.Hamilton later worked in operations for the commissioner's office and for baseball's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-22/ex-mlb-player-darryl-ham
Rome Braves' Ricardo Sanchez comes back strong from disabled list stint

...Riverwood International Charter School in Georgia, signed well over slot at $1.1 million as the 95th overall pick. The Giants nearly doubled the slot amount to sign Miller, who had Braves connections in the draft before they shied away from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-20/rome-braves-ricardo-sanc
GreenJackets' Cain battles through major operations to return to baseball

...play through the pain just before the 2013 playoffs, so the Giants sent him home to his doctor, who immediately admitted...He injected a bone-growth supplement prescribed by the Giants that only helped a little. By February 2015, after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-22/greenjackets-cain-battle
Ex-GreenJacket Chris Heston no-hits New York Mets in San Francisco Giants' win

...league seasons.Angel Pagan put the Giants ahead with an RBI groundout in the...University and signed only after the Giants took him on the 12th round in 2009...against Pittsburgh in previous start.The Giants have pitched 17 no-hitters, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-09/ex-greenjacket-chris-hes
Nation's winningest high school football coach John McKissick retires

...Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is skipping the team's mandatory off-season minicamp after failing to sign the team's $14.8 million tender offer as its franchise player.Pierre-Paul led the Giants with 12½ sacks last season.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-06-16/nations-winningest-hi
Three Augusta GreenJackets named to South Atlantic League All-Star Game roster

...438. For the season, it's .278. That's a lot of hard-hit balls finding grass in left field. DAVIS ASSIGNED: The Giants assigned outfielder Dylan Davis to Augusta on Sunday and placed infielder Travious Relaford on the disabled list.Davis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-09/three-augusta-greenjacke
Padres fire manager Bud Black

...day of the season when they lost at San Francisco, and the Giants went on to capture the World Series.The Padres haven't...contract.The 43-year-old Roberts, who last played for the Giants in 2008, has been a positive example and presence for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-15/padres-fire-manager-bud-
Chris Heston's no-hitter is latest in list of GreenJackets accomplishments

...Heston has simply gotten the job done. That type of profile has helped produce three world titles in five years for the Giants, and many of those champions got their starts in Augusta. TOUGH START: Atlanta Braves pitching prospect Alec Grosser...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-13/chris-hestons-no-hitter-
Pro teams in Northern California get creative in order to conserve water

...head groundskeeper Greg Elliott and the Giants staff that takes prides in a pristine...Elliott said recently while sitting in the Giants' dugout. "That's my lawn, and I run this lawn."Off the field, the Giants are pressure-washing the green...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-12/pro-teams-northern-calif
GreenJackets: Snelten makes first home start for Augusta

...year, before getting drafted by the Giants in the ninth round in 2013. He continued...pro career that same year before the Giants moved him to the bullpen between...strikeouts in 29.1 innings. But the Giants wanted him to try starting again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-06-16/greenjackets