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Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between March 15 and 22. Last week’s transactions available here. Arizona Diamondbacks Released: RHP Danny Rosen, OF Shane Byrne Optioned to […]

Minors | #Transactions

Three Strikes: March 24

Aaron Fitt -

Strike One: Nationals Holiday WASHINGTON–In the first official game at Nationals Park, Ryan Zimmerman and John Smoltz had nothing to do with the proceedings. Instead, a pair of Atlantic-10 Conference […]

College | #Three Strikes

College Top 25: March 24

Arizona State, which notched a pair of wins over Top 10 opponents, remains on top of the Baseball America Top 25 Rankings, but there was plenty of movement elsewhere as three teams moved up in the top five.

College | #2008#Top 25

Indiana Disciplined

Aaron Fitt -

The other day we wrote that Fresno State was reprimanded and coach Mike Batesole was suspended for two games for a benches-clearing incident against Indiana. Today, word has come down […]

College

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Which prospects will make the biggest moves on the Top 100 list from this year to next? Does the Dodgers system have more talent on the way? Can the Tigers trade Brandon Inge for a young catcher and some relief help?

Minors | #2008#Ask BA

Jarvis Becomes Eligible

John Manuel -

Former Arizona State righthander Jason Jarvis will be eligible for the 2008 draft, according to his agent. Oscar Suarez, who also represents big leaguers such as Oscar Villareal and Joakim […]

Draft

Bruce To Start In Triple-A

Ben Badler -

Reds outfielder Jay Bruce, the top prospect in baseball, will start the season in Triple-A after the Reds re-assigned him to minor league camp today. Bruce isn’t likely to spend […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Bocock To Start At SS For Giants

Ben Badler -

Baseball America correspondent Andy Baggarly reports that Giants general manager Brian Sabean confirmed that Brian Bocock will be San Francisco’s starting shortstop on Opening Day. "He’ll have to play the […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

BA Jinx Snares Beavers

Aaron Fitt -

True story: John Manuel and I were sitting in his office moments ago debating whether or not it was bad luck to appear on the cover of Baseball America’s College […]

College

Weglarz Puts On Show In Taiwan

Ben Badler -

Indians outfielder Nick Weglarz was a big reason for Canada’s first-place finish at the final Olympic qualifier in Taiwan last week. The 20-year-old went 9-for-20 (.450) at the tournament with […]

Minors | #Daily Dish