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Justin Upton leads Braves past Reds

...ahead. He also drove in a run with a groundout.Skip Schumaker pitched the ninth for Cincinnati, walking one and throwing a fastball that hit 90 mph on the radar gun. It was the utility player's fourth career pitching performance.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-21/justin-upton-leads-brave
Former Augusta GreenJacket Matt Duffy makes major league debut

...loud tools, but he gets the job done.Because of his average tools, multiple evaluators see Duffy as a realistic utility player in the major leagues. BEEDE'S DEBUT: Giants 2014 first-round pick Tyler Beede made his professional debut Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-02/former-augusta-greenjack
Braves part with pure hitting prospect Caratini for pieces

...keep it down. Realistically, he might just be a utility player or second-division starter with a strong bat. Where...at a decent rate and gets on base pretty well for a utility player, which is all you can ask for from a slap hitter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-07-31/braves-part-
Streaking Braves finding different ways to win

...starting catcher in all three games against the Mets. Veteran Gerald Laird is a solid backup but is hitting only .222. Utility player Ryan Doumit has spent more time in the outfield than at catcher.The team's strength is still pitching. Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-03/streaking-braves-finding
Braves, Giants prospect report: June 2-8

...flashy, but he does the routine stuff, and his tools play up with excellent instincts. He could develop into a solid utility player for the Giants. Giants A+: Ben Turner - 9-20, 2 2B, 3 RBITurner, Duffy's 2013 teammate in Augusta, isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-06-09/braves-giant
Indians release ex-Brave Jeff Francoeur

...Francoeur had 35 at-bats with the Indians this spring, hitting .286 with one home run and 10 RBI.The Indians signed utility player Elliot Johnson, another former Brave, to a minor league contract Jan. 27. Johnson's versatility made him the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-22/indians-release-ex-brave
Christian Arroyo adjusts quickly to new position for Augusta GreenJackets

...over the past few days that will change how some players are utilized.Augusta added reliever Donald Snelten and utility player Eugene Escalante, while outfielders Shawn Payne and Devin Harris, and reliever Tyler Rogers, were assigned to higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-06/christian-arroyo-adjusts
Miguel Cabrera, Tigers come to terms on new 10-year deal

...announced the moves after Diamond and Parmelee cleared waivers.The Twins decided to go with Bartlett as the team's utility player. He only had three hits in 38 at-bats this spring while trying to make a comeback. He sat last season because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-27/miguel-cabrera-tigers-co
Daily Prospect Report: May 11

...struggles with pitch recognition. Raul A. Mondesi is the better prospect with more upside, so Calixte could end up as a utility player if he makes the Double-A adjustment. D.J. Peterson, Mariners A+: 2-5, 2 HR, 4 RBI. Peterson has plus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-05-12/daily-prospe
GreenJackets Gameday: Augusta, Greenville square off in weekend set

...a busy day for Augusta as it welcomed a couple new players and saw a few leave. Left-hander Donald Snelten and utility player Eugene Escalante were assigned to Augusta, while outfielders Shawn Payne and Devin Harris, and reliever Tyler Rogers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2014-05-02/greenjackets