Archive for the ‘ General Baseball 2012 ’ Category

Chase Anselment of the Rome Braves

Chase Anselment of the Rome Braves in a game against the Greenville Drive on July 8, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Chris Carpenter rehabs with the Greenville Drive

Chris Carpenter of the Boston Red Sox rehabs with the Greenville Drive in a game against the Rome Braves on July 8, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

A little chest bump to start the ballgame

Infielder Dante Bichette Jr. (19) of the Charleston RiverDogs, rear, chest bumps catcher Nick McCoy (12) in the dugout just before a game against the Greenville Drive on May 31, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. Charleston won, 13-2. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Flying high to make the out at second

KC Clabough of the Rome Braves makes the putout on Garin Cecchini of the Greenville Drive in a game on July 8, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Tourists’ Trevor Story makes the tag at second

Shortstop Trevor Story (3) of the Asheville Tourists makes the tag on Jose Garcia (7) of the Greenville Drive attempting to steal second base in a game on May 14, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. Asheville won 11-6. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

RiverDogs’ Ben Gamel slides into third

Ben Gamel (3) of the Charleston RiverDogs slides headfirst into third base in a game against the Greenville Drive on June 24, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. The bases were painted blue for colon cancer awareness day. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Rome’s KC Clabough turns a double play

Infielder KC Clabough (5) of the Rome Braves turns a double play putting out Henry Ramos (51) of the Greenville Drive on July 8, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. Clabough was a 28th-round pick of the Atlanta Braves in the 2012 First-Year Player Draft. Greenville won, 12-3. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

When you see this, duck quickly

Outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. of the Salem Red Sox in a game against the Potomac Nationals on June 8, 2012, at Pfitzner Stadium in Woodbridge, Virginia. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

This is what it looks like when Jackie Bradley Jr. hits a screaming line drive right at you.

(It missed.)

A range of emotions just before a ballgame

Youth ballplayers wait for the start of the Salem Red Sox game against the Winston-Salem Dash on June 6, 2012, at LewisGale Field in Salem, Virginia. Salem won 4-1. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Garin Cecchini slams into first on pickoff play

Third baseman Garin Cecchini (17) of the Greenville Drive slams into first base headfirst to avoid a pickoff tag during a game against the Rome Braves on July 8, 2012, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)