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Megrew Battles Back

Chris Kline -

It’s been a long road for Mike Megrew. A 2002 sixth-rounder, the Dodgers lefthander was on the rise through the system before needing Tommy John surgery at the end of […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

More APR Talk

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SAN DIEGO–On the drive down from Los Angeles to San Diego yesterday, I stopped off in Laguna Hills to have lunch with Baseball America salesman extraordinaire Ryan Johnson, who played […]

College

BAPR Plus: May 1

J.J. Cooper -

Steven Pearce’s home run binge has earned himself a promotion, Dustin McGowan is back in the big leagues, Cesar Carrillo left Monday’s game with an injury , Yovani Gallardo showed […]

Minors

Statement Weekend For Toreros

Aaron Fitt -

SAN DIEGO–If there’s a more beautiful college campus in the world than the University of San Diego, I can’t believe it. Located on an idyllic hill overlooking Mission Bay, USD […]

College

Two More 50-Gamers

Chris Kline -

Tigers righthander Sendy Vasquez was suspended for 50 games on Monday for violating Major League Baseball’s performance-enhancing drug policy. Signed out of the Dominican Republic in 2003, Vasquez ranked No. […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Tensions Will Be High

Chris Kline -

Last week, high Class A Winston-Salem and Potomac got into an ugly brawl at Ernie Shore Field that local police wound up having to break up. Tonight, the Warthogs and […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Elbert Hurting

Chris Kline -

Dodgers lefthander Scott Elbert has been sidelined with shoulder soreness ever since his last start . . . and that was two weeks ago. This season, Elbert is 0-1, 3.86 […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Main Event

Alan Matthews -

One of the draft’s most intriguing players is Michael Main, and his story has been fascinating to follow. Main went from arguably the best high school underclassman in America (2004) […]

Draft | #Stock Report

Three Strikes: April 30

Aaron Fitt -

Strike One: UCLA Keeps Rolling LOS ANGELES–After taking two out of three from visiting Arizona, UCLA sits all alone atop the Pacific-10 conference standings. This is not the team that […]

College | #Three Strikes

A’s Pick Up Another Outfielder

Jim Callis -

The Athletics traded for their second outfielder in three days, acquiring Ryan Langerhans from the Braves on Sunday for a player to be named. That comes on the heels of a Friday deal with the Reds for the injured Chris Denorfia. Atlanta ultimately received cash considerations to complete the deal.

Majors | #2007#Trade Central

College Top 25: April 30

Aaron Fitt -

Continuing its winning ways with a sweep over Florida last weekend, Vanderbilt holds onto the No. 1 spot in Baseball America's Top 25 college rankings. The Commodores are 9-1 in weekend play and have won seven games in a row.

College | #2007#Top 25

BAPR Plus: April 30

J.J. Cooper -

There aren’t many outings that could make Justin Upton’s fifth straight game with a home run only the second biggest story of the day, but Tim Lincecum’s starts are starting […]

Minors