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Monday, Aug 11, 2014

Augusta's Mella returns to mound for rehab

GreenJackets starting pitcher Keury Mella, who has been on the disabled list since June, emerged with short-season Salem-Keizer.
By David Lee

Sunday, Aug 10, 2014

GreenJackets fall late in rain-shortened game

The Savannah Sand Gnats scored three late runs to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 6-4 in a rain-shortened game Sunday.
By David Lee

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014

GreenJackets split doubleheader

The Augusta GreenJackets and Savannah Sand Gnats split a Saturday doubleheader behind late runs.
By David Lee

Pacers product Grover earns promotion

USC Aiken product Taylor Grover recently received a promotion to Advanced-A Salem after throwing 45-plus innings for Class-A Greenville.
By David Lee

Friday, Aug 8, 2014

GreenJackets postponed Friday

The second game of the series between the Augusta GreenJackets and Savannah Sand Gnats was postponed Friday because of rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader Saturday starting at 5:05 p.m.
By David Lee

Thursday, Aug 7, 2014

Augusta GreenJackets score dramatic comeback win

A late rally sparked one of Augusta's biggest comebacks this season, and the GreenJackets completed it in dramatic fashion Thursday night.
By David Lee

Monday, Aug 4, 2014

GreenJackets lose most consistent hitter Horan among moves

The San Francisco Giants outfielder Tyler Horan to Advanced-A San Jose this past week. Horan had been the Augusta GreenJackets' most reliable bat this season.
By David Lee

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014

Former GreenJacket Duffy makes debut

Ex-GreenJacket Matt Duffy made his major league debut for the San Francisco Giants on Friday night, going 1 for 4 with an RBI in a win over the New York Mets.
By David Lee

Friday, Aug 1, 2014

Giella signs to play at Clemson

Augusta Christian offensive lineman Zach Giella signed his letter of intent Friday to play football at Clemson.
By David Lee

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

GreenJackets manufacture runs to beat Grasshoppers

The Augusta GreenJackets manufactured runs and backed a good outing from Joan Gregorio to beat the Greensboro Grasshoppers 8-5 on Tuesday night.
By David Lee

Durr, Martin share bond over years

Asia Durr, ranked by ESPN as the top girls point guard in the 2015 class, built a connection early in her life with coach Lanny Martin. The two are together for one more summer tournament.
By David Lee

Monday, July 28, 2014

GreenJackets catcher continues hot streak

As Augusta catcher Ty Ross' bat has warmed with the weather in his first full professional season, the Louisiana State University product had his hottest game yet Monday night.
By David Lee

Jones highlights recent GreenJackets roster moves

The Augusta GreenJackets received several roster moves over the weekend that changed the shape of the lineup and pitching staff.
By David Lee

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Farr looks back at USC Aiken success

Ashley Farr dominated the Peach Belt Conference and left holding several USC Aiken baseball records. A hidden injury, however, changed his playing career forever.
By David Lee

Mets prospect yet to find home run stroke

New York Mets prospect Dominic Smith has the raw power to fit the profile of a slugging first baseman who could also hit for a high batting average, but he has yet to find his power stroke for the ...
By David Lee

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Sand Gnats' late home run sinks GreenJackets

Savannah catcher Colton Plaia hit an eventual game-winning home run in the top of the ninth as the Sand Gnats beat the Augusta GreenJackets 2-1 on Thursday night.
By David Lee

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Sand Gnats ride Whalen's return to beat GreenJackets

In his first start with the team since leaving because of injury May 1, Savannah's Robert Whalen threw a solid 5 2/3 innings to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 7-2 on Wednesday night.
By David Lee

Monday, July 21, 2014

Work of Jackets' groundskeeper shows on field

Under the care of first-year groundskeeper Zach Severns, Lake Olmstead Stadium's field is in its best condition in years.
By David Lee

Grand slams run through Giants organization

Key grand slams have become a trend in the San Francisco Giants organization this season, reaching all the way to Augusta.
By David Lee

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Childers brothers moved up ranks together

Matt and Jason Childers went from competing against each other in the backyard as children to supporting one another on professional fields for several seasons.
By David Lee

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