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Friday, April 10, 2015


In Greenville, S.C., Jonah Arenado hit two home runs and Jeremy Sy also homered as the Augusta GreenJackets beat the Greenville Drive 9-6 on Friday night.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Rojas returns to Augusta as manager

Nestor Rojas will manage the Augusta GreenJackets for the first time in his career this season, seven years after playing on the 2008 South Atlantic League title team.
By David Lee

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015

GreenJackets announce coaching staff

The Augusta GreenJackets announced their coaching staff for the 2015 season, highlighted by a new manager and pitching coach.

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Kline joins Richmond staff

Steve Kline, who spent five of the past six seasons with Augusta, will join Double-A Richmond's staff as pitching coach for the 2015 season.

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Former GreenJackets fill World Series roster

Five former Augusta GreenJackets will suit up for the San Francisco Giants in their third World Series appearance in five years, including a left-hander.

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014

GreenJackets ownership to purchase Boise team

Agon Sports and Entertainment, the ownership group of the Augusta GreenJackets, is in the process of purchasing the Boise Hawks minor league baseball team in Boise, Idaho.

Monday, Sept. 15, 2014

Giants, GreenJackets announce extension

The San Francisco Giants and Augusta GreenJackets announced Monday a two-year extension on the player development contract between the two sides.
By David Lee

Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

GreenJackets release 2015 schedule

The Augusta GreenJackets released their 2015 schedule, which includes a new mix of opponents visiting Lake Olmstead Stadium.

Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

GreenJackets limp to finish behind offensive woes

The Augusta GreenJackets went 9-20 in August and posted the lowest batting average in the South Atlantic League this season.
By David Lee

GreenJackets beat RiverDogs to end season on high note

Augusta's Luis Ysla won the SAL ERA title in his final start as the GreenJackets beat the Charleston RiverDogs 2-0 on Monday to end the season on a high note.
By David Lee

Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

RiverDogs survive Gregorio's start to beat GreenJackets

Despite 10 strikeouts over six solid innings, Augusta's Joan Gregorio didn't receive run support in a 5-0 loss to the Charleston RiverDogs on Sunday.
By David Lee

Monday, Aug 25, 2014

GreenJackets lose Black, Smith to promotions

Relievers Ray Black and Jake Smith, the two most reliable arms in the Augusta GreenJackets bullpen, were assigned to Advanced-A San Jose.
By David Lee

Sunday, Aug 24, 2014

Price is a bright spot in Jackets loss

The Lexington Legends scored four early runs to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 4-2 on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep.
By David Lee

Saturday, Aug 23, 2014

Legends ride Tenuta's arm to win over GreenJackets

Lexington Legends left-hander Matt Tenuta threw six shutout innings to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 4-2 on Saturday night.
By David Lee

GreenJackets coach Linden works on different side of development

Augusta GreenJackets hitting coach Todd Linden focuses on the mental side of professional baseball in his first season as a coach.
By David Lee

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014

Hickory's Demeritte flashes surprising power

Hickory Crawdads second baseman Travis Demeritte was drafted as a gap-to-gap hitter, but he has quickly developed into a power hitter, leading the league with 24 home runs.
By David Lee

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

Demeritte's big hit propels Crawdads

Hickory's Travis Demeritte doubled home two in the 10th inning to propel the Crawdads past the Augusta GreenJackets 3-1 on Wednesday night.
By David Lee

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014

Marte's big hits down GreenJackets

Hickory third baseman Luis Marte's first home run of the season came at the opportune time for his team as the Crawdads beat the Augusta GreenJackets 2- 1.
By David Lee

Monday, Aug 18, 2014

GreenJackets rely on Smith's progression

Augusta GreenJackets reliever Jake Smith is second in the SAL in appearances while recording a 2.53 ERA in 57 innings.
By David Lee

Saturday, Aug 16, 2014

Former GreenJackets Moss, Lester are teammates

After being draft classmates and playing for the Augusta GreenJackets in subsequent years, Brandon Moss and Jon Lester are now teammates for the Oakland Athletics.
By David Lee
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