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Jace Peterson, Julio Teheran lead Braves past Phillies

...there."The Phillies went ahead 1-0 in the second. Right fielder Eury Perez lost Howard's drive to right-center in the sun, resulting in a leadoff double. Howard scored on Cody Asche's single to center.Atlanta took the lead with four runs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-02/jace-peterson-julio-tehe
Coaches pick Georgia Southern to win Sun Belt in preseason poll

Georgia Southern was picked to win the Sun Belt Conference in the preseason coaches poll.The Eagles...garnered the final first-place vote.Georgia Southern won the Sun Belt title in 2014 in its first season in the league...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-17/coaches-pick-georgia-sout
Heavy rains and sprint car race give Eldora tight turnaround

ROSSBURG, Ohio - As the sun came up over Eldora Speedway, track general manager Roger Slack carefully debated a contract with the head of the World Racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-20/heavy-rains-and-sprint-car
Smoltz joins ex-teammates, manager in Hall of Fame

...the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday and basked in the spotlight one more time with at least 40,000 fans cheering from the sun-drenched field beyond.Playing through an era tainted by steroids and ruled by offense ? compliments of bulked-up sluggers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2015-07-27/smoltz-joins-ex-t
Tom Watson leads U.S. Senior Open

...advantage of cooler morning conditions to shoot 4-under-par 66, grabbing a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the sun-banked U.S. Senior Open.All that prevented Watson from matching his age on the scorecard was a 35-foot putt on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-25/tom-watson-leads-us-senior-o
Scientists find closest thing yet to Earth-sun twin system

...Kepler-452b. What makes this planet remarkable is that it orbits its star at about the same distance that Earth orbits the sun. What's more, its home star looks to be similar to our sun.Based on what scientists know today, Jenkins added...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-23/scientists-find-closest-thing-yet-e
Volunteers, Yellow Jackets to kick off 2017 season in Atlanta

...chances of a Sun Belt team going unbeaten and getting a bid to one of six New Year's Day bowl games.Benson also says the Sun Belt remains open to adding a 12th member to create balanced, regional divisions to help with travel for all sports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-07-20/volunteers-yellow-jackets
Farmworkers get screenings from GRU medical students at their workplace

...Nursing. Another is Vitamin D deficiency, which can have an impact on bone health, among people who spend a lot of time in the sun, she said.The findings among these workers could also have broader implications and are attracting attention from those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-07-17/farmworkers-get-screenings-g
Five-time champ Tom Watson bids farewell to British Open

...British Open on his very first try in 1975, and won four more.There were plenty of triumphs, most notably his "Duel in the Sun" with Jack Nicklaus in 1977 at Turn berry, and a heartbreaking near-miss at age 59, when he was poised to become the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-17/five-time-champ-tom-watson-b
Polish rider Rafal Majka wins stage; Chris Froome retains lead

...town of Lourdes, made famous because of a peasant girl's visions of the Virgin Mary over 150 years ago.Livestock on the sun-baked, grassy mountainsides offered their own hazards for the speeding racers. France's Warren Barguil had to gingerly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-15/polish-rider-rafal-majka-wins-sta