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Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between April 5 and 11. Last week’s transactions available here. Arizona Diamondbacks Released: OF Dave Krynzel Traded: OF Daniel Perales to […]

Minors | #Transactions

Hellickson Shapes Up For 2008

Ben Badler -

Rays righthander Jeremy Hellickson has already done something this season that he didn’t do last year–pitch in a minor league game in early April. Last year, it took Hellickson until April […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

College Top 25: April 14

Miami swept a somber Georgia Tech squad to maintain its spot atop the Baseball America Top 25 Rankings. The first four sports in the rankings remain unchanged, as Miami, Arizona State, Florida State, and North Carolina all won conference series on the road. Arizona State won two of three against Washington State, while Florida State and North Carolina swept Boston College and Clemson, respectively.

College | #2008#Top 25

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

How good is Japanese sensation Yu Darvis? What would the U.S. squad for the 2009 World Baseball Classic look like if only prospects were eligible? What did the scouting reports say about John Maine when he was coming up through the Orioles system.

Minors | #2008#Ask BA

Georgia Tech’s Hutts Found Dead

Aaron Fitt -

The first game of Georgia Tech’s series against Miami has been pushed back to part of a doubleheader Saturday after the death of Yellow Jackets junior lefthander Michael Hutts. He […]


New Test For Draft Prospects

Will Lingo -

More significant changes to Major League Baseball’s performance-enhancing drug policy were announced today by MLB and the union, and for the most part they confirmed what numerous media outlets already […]


Hanson In Command

Nathan Rode -

As evidenced by the season’s first Prospect Hot Sheet, righthander Tommy Hanson simply dominated opposing hitters in his first two outings. Last Friday, Opening Day for the Carolina League, Hanson […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

PDC Update

Josh Leventhal -

The Pirates and Triple-A Indianapolis agreed yesterday to extend their player development contract four years through the 2012 season, bringing the number of International League clubs whose contracts expire after […]

Minors | #Business Beat