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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Pitcher regains feel in GreenJackets win

Augusta GreenJackets starter Chase Johnson regained a feel for a two-pitch mix that resulted in five scoreless innings in a 1-0 win over the Lexington Legends on Sunday.
By David Lee

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Legends halt GreenJackets' momentum in extras

Lexington left fielder Dominique Taylor doubled home the eventual winning run in the 10th inning as the Legends beat the Augusta GreenJackets 6-5 on Saturday night.
By David Lee

Friday, June 6, 2014

Grand slam sparks rally in GreenJackets win

Augusta's Jeremy Sy hit a game-tying grand slam in the seventh inning, paving the way for an 8-7 GreenJackets win over the Lexington Legends on Friday night.
By David Lee

Thursday, June 5, 2014

New approach at plate works for Augusta GreenJackets

The Augusta GreenJackets nearly scored double-digit runs for the second consecutive game as the GreenJackets beat the Lexington Legends 9-6 on Thursday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Augusta GreenJackets' duo is too much for Rome Braves

Augusta pitchers Keury Mella and Ray Black opened eyes and caused scouts to rave as they showed off their mitt-popping arsenals in Wednesday night's victory over the Rome Braves.
By David Lee

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Braves hold off GreenJackets

The Augusta GreenJackets fell short in a comeback bid by one run for the second consecutive game, falling 4-3 to the Rome Braves on Tuesday night.
By David Lee

GreenJackets to send 3 to SAL All-Star Game

The Augusta GreenJackets will send three to the South Atlantic League All-Star Game on June 17 in Hickory, led by starting pitcher Matt Lujan.
By David Lee

Monday, June 2, 2014

Rome's Janas celebrates college's win with victory

Rome starter Steve Janas allowed two runs with seven strikeouts in six innings Monday night as the Braves beat the Augusta GreenJackets 6-5.
By David Lee

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