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Three Strikes: May 19

Aaron Fitt -

Strike One: Punch Those Tickets Two more teams joined Ivy League champion Columbia in the field of 64 over the weekend–one perennial power and one upstart. Bethune-Cookman continued its traditional […]

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Richmond Musings

Josh Leventhal -

The Richmond Times-Dispatch delved into the Richmond situation over the weekend, with John O’Connor’s interesting sit down with Minor League Baseball COO Tim Purpura and a not-so-well-informed column by Paul […]


AA Dish: Golson Goes Wild

Ben Badler -

Phillies center fielder Greg Golson went ballistic at the plate, Rangers lefthander Matt Harrison issued six walks but still threw a seven-inning no-hitter, Brewers right fielder Matt LaPorta had his […]

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College Top 25: May 19

There's a new team atop the Baseball America Top 25 Rankings, as North Carolina went on the road and defeated then-No.1 Miami to move up to the top spot, ending the Hurricanes' six-week run on top of the Rankings.

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Braves’ Rohrbough Joins Rome

Ben Badler -

Braves lefthander Cole Rohrbough has joined low Class A Rome after beginning the year rehabbing his rotator cuff tendinitis in Orlando. Rohrbough joins an unusually lefty-laden Rome pitching staff, which has […]

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Mets’ Martinez Out Three Weeks

Ben Badler -

Fernando Martinez, the top prospect in the Mets organization, is is expected to miss three weeks with a strained right hamstring. The Double-A Binghamton center fielder left Thursday’s game in the second […]

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Free Agent Righthander Suspended

Matt Eddy -

Free agent righthander Aaron Jackson, 22, received a 50-game suspension for testing positive for a drug of abuse, the office of the commissioner announced today. The suspension will take effect […]