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Friday, May 22, 2015

Savannah losing baseball team to Columbia

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- The owner of the Savannah Sand Gnats announced Thursday that the minor league baseball team would be leaving the city after the current season.
By Eric Curl

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Braves roll as Brewers pitcher is ejected

ATLANTA - Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of Milwaukee reliever Will Smith's seventh-inning ejection.
By George Henry

GreenJackets stop skid with shutout

Augusta right-hander Sam Coonrod threw six scoreless innings on three hits as the GreenJackets beat the Asheville Tourists 6-0 to snap a seven-game losing streak.
By David Lee

SEC Tournament: Aggies topple Commodores

HOOVER, Ala. - Blake Allemand hit two home runs and Matt Kent threw a complete game to lead Texas A&M over Vanderbilt 6-1 on Thursday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Braves topple Rays

ATLANTA - Williams Perez gave up one run over five innings in his first major league start and fellow rookie Todd Cunningham drove in the tiebreaking run with a groundout as the Atlanta Braves ...

Walk-off homer lifts Vanderbilt

HOOVER, Ala. - Rhett Wiseman hit a walk off-homer to lead off the bottom of the 10th inning, powering Vanderbilt to a come-from-behind 7-6 win over Missouri on Wednesday in the Southeastern ...

GreenJackets drop seventh in a row

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Brad Wieck and Jimmy Duff combined on a three shutout as the Savannah Sand Gnats handed the Augusta GreenJackets their seventh consecutive loss, 2-0 on Wednesday night.

Hamilton to see more Triple-A before joining Rangers

FRISCO, Texas - Josh Hamilton is headed back to Triple-A Round Rock before rejoining the Texas Rangers.

Steinbrenner on A-Rod: 'He's been a great asset'

NEW YORK - Now that Alex Rodriguez is back on the field and producing, the New York Yankees have put all the acrimony behind.
By Ronald Blum

GreenJackets drop sixth in a row

SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Savannah Sand Gnats scored three runs in the seventh inning to snap a scoreless tie and went on to blank Augusta 4-0.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Wolfpack rally in Game 2, advance to finals

EVANS - When Adam Sasser gloved a foul pop-up in the bottom of the 11th for the third out Tuesday night, Greenbrier advanced to the state baseball championship for the third time in four years.
By Scott Rouch

Rays snap Braves' winning streak

ATLANTA - Erasmo Ramirez won his second consecutive start, Asdrubal Cabrera homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Tuesday night.
By George Henry

Garcia quietly producing for GreenJackets

Augusta GreenJackets catcher Aramis Garcia got off to a rough start in April, but he's quietly producing at a much higher rate through a successful May.
By David Lee

Monday, May 18, 2015

South Carolina puts NCAA hopes on line in SEC tournament

South Carolina understands what's at stake this week in the Southeastern Conference Tournament.
By Steve Megargee

Louisville enters first ACC baseball tournament as favorite

Louisville hasn't even been in the Atlantic Coast Conference for a full year. For these Cardinals, that's still long enough to feel the weight of the league's pesky national title drought.
By Joedy McCreary

Baseball TV dispute with Orioles put off

Supreme Court Justice Lawrence K. Marks said he will issue on opinion on an injunction put in place last August, preventing the Nationals' from breaking their deal.
By Ronald Blum

Miami names its GM as new manager

Miami Marlins general manager Dan Jennings has been chosen the team's new manager, a person familiar with the situation said Monday.
By Steven Wine

Marlins tap ex-GreenJackets manager

Former Augusta GreenJackets manager Mike Goff was named Miami Marlins bench coach Monday.

Woes at home continue as Crawdads sweep GreenJackets

Jose Reyes gave up more than one earned run for the first time this year, but he impressed by gutting out a long outing on a warm Sunday.
By David Lee

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Miller flirts with a no-hitter as Braves sweep Marlins

MIAMI — Shelby Miller’s no-hit bid ended with two outs in the ninth inning Sunday when Justin Bour singled sharply up the middle, and the Atlanta Braves right-hander settled for a two-hitter to ...
By Steven Wine
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