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Highs & Lows: May 5

Chris Kline -

TRIPLE’“A HIGHS: Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury made his Triple-A debut at Pawtucket after getting called up from Double-A Portland on Thursday night. Ellsbury, who batted .452/.518/.644 in73 at-bats […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

BAPR Plus: May 4

J.J. Cooper -

Matt DeSalvo and Devern Hansack are headed to the big leagues, Jacoby Ellsbury is headed to Triple-A and Luke Hochevar proved he’s not invincible. Triple-A Rochester’s Scott Baker was cruising […]

Minors

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This post documents all transactions reported between April 21-30. Last week’s transactions available here. Arizona Diamondbacks Recalled: RHP Dustin Nippert, RHP Yusmeiro Petit Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Yusmeiro Petit, RHP […]

Minors | #Transactions

College Weekend Preview: May 4-6

Aaron Fitt -

Six members of the Top 25 are off this week for exams and three others get a break from conference action to play nonconference series, but there are still some significant league matchups on the slate, none more so than Penn-Brown. The best-of-three series will determine the Ivy League champion and the first member of the 64-team NCAA tournament field.

College | #2007#Weekend Preview

Martinez Heats Up

Chris Kline -

Mets outfielder Fernando Martinez got off to a hot start at Double-A Binghamton, going 5-for-8 over his first two games in the Eastern League as an 18-year-old. But then things […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Cust Joins Growing A’s Outfield Corps

Jim Callis -

Another day, another outfielder for the Athletics. On Thursday, Oakland made its fourth trade involving an outfielder in a week, getting Jack Cust from the Padres for a player to be named or cash considerations. San Diego ultimately received cash considerations to complete the trade.

Majors | #2007#Trade Central