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Monday, July 7, 2014

GreenJackets' Jones adjusting to minors' daily grind

Augusta GreenJackets third baseman Ryder Jones, who was drafted in the second round in 2013, is making adjustments in his first taste of full-season ball this year.
By David Lee

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Drive's Ball flashes talent in loss to GreenJackets

His statistics might not reflect his skills yet, but a close look at Greenville starter Trey Ball shows why he was a seventh overall pick in 2013.
By David Lee

GreenJackets walk off winner on errors

The Augusta GreenJackets scored three in the ninth on three errors by Greenville's shortstop, and Augusta won 6-5 on Saturday night.
By David Lee

Saturday, July 5, 2014

GreenJackets' bats come alive against Drive

The GreenJackets scored six in one inning to complete a 13-9 comeback win over the Greenville Drive on Friday night.
By David Lee

Monday, June 30, 2014

GreenJackets turn to Messner for spot start duty

The Augusta GreenJackets received a career outing from left-hander Steven Messner in a win Thursday. It was just his second career start.
By David Lee

Thursday, June 26, 2014

GreenJackets ride Horan's bat to win

Augusta's Tyler Horan had three hits and five RBI by the end of the fourth, and the GreenJackets rode the early hitting to a 7-0 win over the Rome Braves.
By David Lee

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Braves take two from GreenJackets

A six-run seventh inning sparked the Rome Braves to a 6-4 win over the Augusta GreenJackets in the first game. The Braves shut down the GreenJackets 4-0 in the second game.
By David Lee

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Alvarado proves valuable in pen role

Augusta GreenJackets righty Carlos Alvarado has proven valuable in a long relief role in the GreenJackets bullpen.
By David Lee

GreenJackets-Braves game suspended because of rain

Tuesday's game between the Augusta GreenJackets and Rome Braves was suspended in the fourth inning because of rain. The game will pick up Wednesday at 11 a.m.

Monday, June 23, 2014

Bats come to life as Jackets end skid

The Augusta GreenJackets used two big innings to break through and snap a four-game slide, beating the Rome Braves 7-5 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

GreenJackets' Kline recalls facing Gwynn

Augusta GreenJackets pitching coach Steve Kline remembers doing what most pitchers failed to accomplish in Tony Gwynn's 20 years in the major leagues.
By David Lee

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Tourists sweep GreenJackets

The Asheville Tourists shut out the Augusta GreenJackets for the third time in four games, winning 1-0 Sunday to earn the sweep.
By David Lee

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Clutch woes doom GreenJackets in loss

The Augusta GreenJackets hit into three inning-ending double plays, including two with the bases loaded, as the Asheville Tourists won 4-0 on Saturday night.
By David Lee

Jackets induct 'Stan the Fan' into Hall of Fame

The Augusta GreenJackets honored long-time fan Stan Swann by inducting him into the team's Hall of Fame on Saturday night.
By David Lee

Friday, June 20, 2014

GreenJackets waste another strong start

The Augusta GreenJackets failed to take advantage of a strong pitching effort Friday night for the second consecutive game to start the second half of the season.
By David Lee

Thursday, June 19, 2014

GreenJackets waste Jones' strong outing

The Augusta GreenJackets wasted a strong effort by left-hander Christian Jones in a 1-0 loss to the Asheville Tourists on Thursday night.
By David Lee

Monday, June 16, 2014

Augusta GreenJackets' Lujan starts All-Star game on Tuesday

Augusta GreenJackets lefty Matt Lujan went undrafted after undergoing elbow surgery. He has rebounded to start the SAL All-Star Game on Tuesday.
By David Lee

GreenJackets enter break optimistic for second half

The Augusta GreenJackets overcame a May swoon to finish 34-34 in the first half. A better June has the team optimistic for the second half.
By David Lee

Friday, June 13, 2014


SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Augusta GreenJackets scored runs on three consecutive walks and went on to beat the Savannah Sand Gnats 6-1 on Friday night.

Monday, June 9, 2014

GreenJackets outfielder could be strong derby participant

Augusta GreenJackets right fielder Tyler Horan, who made the Southern Division's All-Star roster, could be a strong candidate for the Home Run Derby.
By David Lee
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Aiken getting Panera Bread, Starbucks and maybe Chipotle

Two commercial redevelopment projects underway in Aiken will bring a flurry of new business to Whiskey Road, including Panera Bread, Starbucks and possibly, Chipotle.
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