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BAPR Plus: Aug. 23

J.J. Cooper -

Laynce Nix hit his seventh home run in eight days and pitchers all around the minors were reaching double digits in strikeouts. Triple-A Paul Janish’s glove has never been a […]

Minors

Serrano Withdraws Name

Aaron Fitt -

UC Irvine coach Dave Serrano has taken his name out of the running for Oregon’s vacant head coaching job. Baseball America’s 2007 Coach of the Year had delayed his scheduled […]

College

Low Class A Report

Bill Ballew -Premium Content

Baseball's version of Mutt and Jeff can be found most afternoons at McCormick Field. At age 49, the 5-foot-7, 150-pound Houston Jimenez performs his daily routine of breaking down the nuances of the shortstop position to his star pupil, Hector Gomez. Only 19, the 6-foot-3, 170-pound Gomez listens attentively while towering over his mentor.

Minors | #2007#Classification Reports#Low Class A

Raynor May Not Steal Again In 2007

Nathan Rode -

John Raynor’s MVP caliber season could be ending a little bit early. The Greensboro outfielder left last night’s game with an injury to his right ring finger after diving back […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: Aug. 22

J.J. Cooper -

Craig Brazell took a further step toward winning the minor league home run race and Kevin Slowey stayed in the thick of the minor league ERA race on Tuesday night. […]

Minors

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

What are the advantages to major league contracts vs. standard bonus deals for draftees? Why didn't the Dodgers sign Kyle Blair? Why doesn't Cubs catcher Geovany Soto get more prospect love?

Minors | #2007#Ask BA