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BAPR Plus: Aug. 28

J.J. Cooper -

Andrew Carpenter moved into a tie for the minor league lead in wins with a seven-inning perfect game; Craig Brazell hit his 39th home run to extend his minor league […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: Aug. 27

J.J. Cooper -

Syracuse had a Sunday to forget, but the day belonged to aces around the minors. Triple-A Let’s start with the Embarrassing Line of the Day, which goes to the Syracuse […]

Minors

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Which pitching duo is better, the Giants' Matt Cain and Tim Lincecum or the Yankees' Joba Chamberlain and Phil Hughes? Is Devil Rays outfielder Ryan Royster for real? How exactly do new rules for an MLB signing deadline and NCAA transfers work?

Minors | #2007#Ask BA

Three Pitching Prospects Called Up

Matt Eddy -

Three pitching prospects were called to the big leagues Friday, and two of them will start for their teams on Saturday. The silver lining for Orioles fans after Wednesday’s shellacking […]

Minors

Indians’ Valdes Suspended

Matt Eddy -

Indians outfielder Juan Valdes was suspended for 50 games Friday for failing a performance-enhancing drugs test, the commissioner’s office announced. A fifth-round pick in 2003 from Fernando Callejo High in […]

Minors