Kevin Baxter

‘Looney Bin’ Appears Stocked With Dodgers Prospects

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Five years ago, the Dodgers' Double-A affiliate boasted a stable of prospects who quickly became known as the Jacksonville Five. By the middle of the next summer, four of the five—Chad Billingsley, Jonathan Broxton, Joel Guzman and Russell Martin—were in the majors. Which may explain why the Dodgers are high on another gifted group of minor leaguers with a creative moniker, the guys coming out of the Looney Bin at low Class A Great Lakes.

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