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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

2007 Transfer Tracker

Aaron Fitt -

Here's a list of the Division I players who have decided to transfer to another Division I school this summer. Starting next summer, players who transfer from one D-I to another will be required to sit out a year before becoming eligible at their new school. Players will still be able to transfer freely after this fall semester provided they are enrolled at their new school by the start of the spring semester in January. This chart will be updated as more transfers are announced.

College | #2008#Recruiting

BAPR Plus: Aug. 24

J.J. Cooper -

Laynce Nix keeps on hitting home runs; Geovany Soto’s hitting for power while leading the minors in hitting and Jeff Karstens is getting the chance to see the country on […]

Minors

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’™s installment considers all transactions reported between August 14-17. Last week’™s transactions available here. Or visit the transactions archive. The signing deadline came and went, and all draft picks […]

Minors | #Transactions