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Dominant pitching will be on display in All-Star Game

...I'm probably going to pick Adam, too. It's his guy and he had the best half," Kershaw said.Hernandez, the first Venezuela pitcher to start the All-Star Game, also has sterling credentials: an 11-2 record with a 2.12 ERA. He described his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-14/dominant-pitching-will-b
Carlos Zambrano apologizes for starting brawl in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela - Former major league pitcher Carlos Zambrano is apologizing for starting a brawl during Venezuela's winter series final.His apology was carried Monday by El Nacional newspaper.The Saturday night fight happened during the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-27/carlos-zambrano-apologiz
All-Star Game might have an international flavor to it this year

...Teheran (Colombia) also have impressive stats, putting them in position to join familiar stars such as Miguel Cabrera (Venezuela) and Robinson Cano (Dominican Republic) from more common talent pools outside the United States.And some of these players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-03/all-star-game-might-have
Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies at 58

CARACAS, Venezuela - President Hugo Chavez, the fiery...who declared a socialist revolution in Venezuela, crusaded against U.S. influence...red of his United Socialist Party of Venezuela or the fatigues and red beret of his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2013-03-05/venezuelas-hugo-chavez-dies-5
Even after vote, concerns about Venezuela's oil sector persist

...with industry experts warning that Venezuela needs long-overdue investment in aging...balance isn't struck soon, they said Venezuela, a major supplier of fuel to the United...Chavez' social agenda. At the moment, Venezuela's daily output is about 2.5 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/30/bus_426887.shtml
Business
Venezuela to pay Exxon Mobil $255 million after arbitration decision

CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela said Monday it has successfully defended itself in an international...million awarded to the company.State oil company Petroleos de Venezuela SA, or PDVSA, said in a statement that debts and court action...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-01-02/venezuela-pay-exxon-mobil-
Chaos in Venezuela

...the Korean Peninsula, now along comes Venezuela. The country is in chaos, on the verge of civil war. Venezuela isn't just another banana republic...entirely to its knees. A civil war in Venezuela would be hard on the United States not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/20/edi_365188.shtml
Editorials
Mexico shuts out Venezuela

...11-0, mercy rule rout of Barquisimeto, Venezuela, in Wednesday's International semifinal...through an interpreter. Mexico got to Venezuela pitcher Manuel Barrios early, tagging...that, Mexico only needed to shut out Venezuela for two more innings to claim a mercy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/24/bas_93745.shtml
Baseball
Kid from Venezuela's sandlots makes a splash far from home

CARACAS, Venezuela -- As a kid, Francisco Rodriguez couldn't...assistant coach with the Caracas Lions of Venezuela's winter league, still runs the school...Little League can be found throughout Venezuela, but because of poverty, most baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/21/bas_359693.shtml
Baseball
Venezuela gets win over Puerto Rico

...with a big run after a 10-minute delay, and now he and his Venezuela teammates are bound for Los Angeles and the semifinals of...awarded a home run after a replay review Monday night, and Venezuela delighted a cacophonous crowd of 25,599 by beating Puerto...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/17/bas_514915.shtml
Baseball