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Redmond Good Enough

Chris Kline -

High Class A Lynchburg righthander Todd Redmond shut down Kinston on Wednesday, tossing a one-hitter over seven innings in the Hillcats 2-0 win against the Indians. Dominican righthander Luis Valdez […]

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Breaking Down Salty’s Debut

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When Jarrod Saltalamacchia made his major league debut Wednesday night against the Phillies, Braves fans in Atlanta welcomed the 2003 first-rounder with open arms. After Saltalamacchia, who was celebrating his […]

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BAPR Plus: May 3

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Ian Kennedy, Adam Miller, Hong-Chi Kuo, Brad James and Andrew Miller were among a plethora of pitching stars on Wednesday night. Triple-A Matt Garza picked up his first win of […]

Minors

The Mighty Winds Of Lancaster

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Baseball America’s favorite non-prospect diarist Dirk Hayhurst’s next diary posting will debut tomorrow, but until then, check out Hayhurst demonstrating just how insane the wind at Lancaster’s Clear Channel Stadium […]

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BAPR Plus: May 2

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Red Sox prospect Clay Buchholz took a perfect game into the seventh to lead the way on a Tuesday that was dominated by pitching performances. Triple-A Shane Youman and Brian […]

Minors

Highlanders Stay Hot

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SAN DIEGO–I’ve seen some pretty hot teams in my five days on the West Coast, including UCLA, San Diego and UC Irvine. But UC Riverside is as hot as anybody. […]

College

KC Calls Up Butler

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The Royals called up outfielder Billy Butler on Tuesday and the 21-year-old was expected to be inserted into the starting lineup immediately. Butler, a 2004 first-round pick, was hitting .337/.445/.584 […]

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Megrew Battles Back

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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 […]

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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

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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 […]

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