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TV Timeout

Aaron Fitt -

In an earlier blog post today, John Manuel recapped a wild Tuesday in college baseball. I was on hand for some of Coastal Carolina’s big win at North Carolina, and […]


March Madness Brings Upsets

John Manuel -

Upset City was in Long Beach yesterday. Western Illinois entered its matchup with host Long Beach State at 0-6, but the Dirtbags haven’t been hitting this season, and Tuesday’s game […]


Talent Grows Deep In Warm Weather Regions

Matt Blood -Premium Content

The sun is shining, it's 65 degrees outside with a nice breeze and the grass, freshly cut, couldn't be greener—just another beautiful day for a baseball game. Oh, and one more thing: it's December. the 300th-plus day of the baseball season. This scene is a familiar one across the landscapes of the prospect fertile states of California, Florida and Texas.

High School | #2008#High Heat

Reasons To Believe

Marc Topkin -Premium Content

There are extensive studies, lengthy analyses and way-too-complicated-to-understand computer projections attempting to define and categorize how good of a pitcher Rays ace Scott Kazmir could become. Tampa Bay teammate B.J. Upton can do it in two words: "Cy Young."

Majors | #2008#Season Preview

‘Gomez, Gomez’ On The Mind

Ben Badler -

New Twins outfielder Carlos Gomez came out with some entertaining comments last week. This week, he’s back again with some more predictions. "(Justin) Morneau, probably this year (he) has better […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Prospect Notes From Phoenix

Ben Badler -

Baseball America columnist Jerry Crasnick checks in with a few reports on prospects from spring training in Phoenix. Athletics shortstop Bobby Crosby, on new teammate Carlos Gonzalez: "You watch him […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

A Farewell Tour

Josh Leventhal -

If incoming South Atlantic League president Eric Krupa ever had any doubts about the big shoes he has to fill in succeeding John Henry Moss, they were erased when the […]

Minors | #Business Beat