Former Westside Patriot Commings signs minor league deal with Atlanta Braves

Courtesy: KansasCityChiefs.com

Augusta, Ga. (WJBF Sports) — According to Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, Augusta native Sanders Commings has signed a minor-league deal with his homestate ball club.

Commings, a 2008 graduate at Westside High School, played football and baseball during his days as a Patriot. He went on to play college football at the University of Georgia before being selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2013 NFL Draft. Following three injury-riddled seasons, Sanders stepped away from football and starting training for a baseball career within the past several months.

You can read Rosenthal’s story on Commings’ switch to baseball here or Augusta Chronicle reporter Scott Michaux’s story here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s