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Braves fall to Mets, 10-2

...stunning late-season crash, losing to Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets 10-2.A half-game out of first place in the NL East...earning his second career RBI with a squeeze bunt that put New York ahead 6-2 in the sixth.The light-hitting Braves dropped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-21/braves-fall-mets-10-2
Braves fire general manager

...return in 2015, even if Gonzalez keeps his job.Wren was fired after the Braves were swept at home this past weekend by the New York Mets, scoring only four runs in three games.A former GM of the Baltimore Orioles, Wren served eight seasons as Schuerholz's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2014-09-22/braves-fire-gener
The Roosevelt trail leads visitors deep into history

NEW YORK - Here's a look at some major sites connected...Dutch traders who made their fortune in New York (Roosevelt means "rose field" in Dutch...park, located on Roosevelt Island in New York City's East River, memorializes FDR's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/roosevelt-trail-leads-visitors-deep
NYC's Roosevelt House: History and education

NEW YORK - Ken Burns' new documentary about the Roosevelts ? presidents Theodore...polio; he plotted his political comeback here.He became governor of New York in 1929 and ran for president three years later.The morning after his presidential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/nycs-roosevelt-house-history-and-ed
Samsung phones and gadgets impress, but will call for slew of apps

NEW YORK - After years of promoting its phones as "the next big thing," Samsung...Based on about an hour with these new gadgets at a Samsung event in New York, I find them impressive. GALAXY NOTE PHONES: Samsung's Galaxy Note phones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-20/samsung-phones-and-gadgets-impress-
Mets take care of Braves

...Braves were shut down by Jonathon Niese and lost 4-2 to the New York Mets on Saturday night, damaging their flickering playoff hopes...starts.Dilson Herrera and Curtis Grander son homered for New York.Niese, who was only 2-4 with a 5.65 ERA in his previous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-20/mets-take-care-braves
Fall is cool season for tourists

NEW YORK - Fall used to be off-peak for tourism everywhere except New England and other fall foliage destinations. But autumn tourism...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/fall-cool-season-tourists
'Sea serpent' puzzled Augustans in 1820

...this nautical phenomenon. It is stated, but upon whose authority we know not, that three expresses to Doctor Mitchell of New York, left this city at 12 o'clock, last night, upon this important subject."Doctor Mitchell's response was never reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-20/sea-serpent-puzzled-augustans
Kevin Harvick believes staying in mix is key to Chase success

...this weekend for the first time since he learned a grand jury will decide his fate in the fatal sprint car crash in upstate New York.Danica Patrick turned a lap of 134.944 and was seventh for SHR. Kurt Busch was 14th and Stewart was 16th. The four SHR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-20/kevin-harvick-believes-sta
Old-fashioned 'base ball' is a big hit with players

...now say its regulations began to be codified in the 1840s by Alexander Cartwright and the Knickerbocker Base Ball Club of New York City.Those bylaws were frequently revised, giving today's vintage teams a variety of old rulebooks to choose from. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/old-fashioned-base-ball-big-hit-pla