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It’s Official

Josh Leventhal -

The Mariners are coming to Pulaski, bringing the number of teams in the Appalachian League back to 10—a move that will be a big financial relief to the City of […]

Minors | #Business Beat

Santos Hopes To Regroup

Chris Kline -Premium Content

Blue Jays infielder Sergio Santos took a step back in his career in 2007. But the move back to Double-A after two seasons at the Triple-A level turned out to be a blessing in disguise for the Diamondbacks' 2002 first round draft choice.

Minors | #2007#Prospect Bulletin

Long Beach State Update

Aaron Fitt -

I got a call today from Long Beach State coach Mike Weathers, who had shoulder surgery last week to remedy a lifetime of baseball-related wear and tear. His recovery is […]

College

LBSU’s Buckley Returns To Pro Ball

Aaron Fitt -

Another of the top assistant coaches in college baseball is moving on up. In a year that saw respected long-time assistants Jim Toman, Turtle Thomas, Kevin O’Sullivan and Bobby Moranda […]

College

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

Though it may be the smallest transactions window ever, Dec. 12-14, plenty of moves were made. Last week’s transactions available here.  Baltimore Orioles Signed: RHP Cory Doyne, RHP Roberto Novoa […]

Minors | #Transactions

Julio Gonzalez Suspended For PEDs

Ben Badler -

Julio Gonzalez, a second baseman in the Rangers’ farm system, has been suspended for 50 games by Major League Baseball for testing positive for performance enhancing drugs. Gonzalez, who is […]

Minors

MLB Non-Tender Free Agents

Matt Eddy -

With the passing of Wednesday’s deadline for clubs to tender 2008 contracts to pre-free agency players, some notable names were cut loose. Heading the list, from a BA perspective anyway, […]

Minors | #Transactions

The Business Front

Josh Leventhal -

Last call for your Mitchell Report Drafts. Is there a consensus No. 1? Obviously the Met’s clubbie list is the biggest gossip to make headlines since the D.C. Madam went […]

Minors | #Business Beat

Who’s The Boss?

Aaron Fitt -

It’s been quite a year for Eastern Michigan. After going 21-4 in Mid-American Conference play to clinch the league’s West Division title and the No. 1 seed in the conference […]

College

Changing The Game

Chris Kline -

Baseball's dirty little secret is no longer a secret, exposed through the 409 pages of the Mitchell Report, which spells out the significant impact performance enhancing drugs have had on the game. But once you get past the 88 names in the report, the ones that will generate all of the headlines, the hope is that the report will change the culture of the game.

Minors | #2007#Prospect Bulletin