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Scouting Reports: Illinois

Jim Callis -

The Prairie State has strength at the top, with four players in Baseball America's Top 200 Draft Prospects, and deep high school pitching, but things drop off quickly after that.

Draft | #2007

Scouting Reports: Missouri

Jim Callis -

The Show Me State has some talented pitchers to show teams this year, but beyond that it's marginal college players and high schoolers who will probably head to college.

Draft | #2007

Scouting Reports: Oklahoma

Jim Callis -

The Sooner State is booming in 2007, even with a high school and junior college group that is down a bit, thanks to three hitters who should be gone by the supplemental first round.

Draft | #2007

Stealth Record

John Manuel -

We’re still sifting through all the draft info this morning after the weekend, and one more fact has come to light. Rice had 14 players drafted, tying the record for […]

College

High School Top 50: June 11

Alan Matthews -

Wilson High (Long Beach) finished its season 32-3 and won the California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section Division I championship. While one additional poll will be conducted to account for schools that had not yet completed their seasons, the staff of Baseball America and the National High School Baseball Coaches Association unanimously voted Wilson High as the final No. 1 team in the 2007 Top 50 rankings.

High School | #2007#Team Rankings

BAPR Plus: June 11

J.J. Cooper -

Brandon Watson is threatening to leave Mitch Hilligoss’ hitting streak in his wake. Bryan Bullington left his start with a shoulder injury and James Hoey’s scoreless streak has come to […]

Minors

Left Coast Bracket

Aaron Fitt -

Two more teams punched their tickets to Omaha tonight; both are on the left side of the bracket, and both are from the Left Coast. Arizona State got a four-hit […]

College

Flack Attack Redux

Aaron Fitt -

In our super-regional preview this week, a coach whose team has faced North Carolina pegged Chad Flack. “Even though Flack’s numbers are down this year, he’s a clutch player,” the […]

College

Louisville Slugs Way To Omaha

Aaron Fitt -

If Louisville reaches a decisive game of the College World Series championship series, whoever the Cardinals play had better watch out. Dan McDonnell’s team always seems to come out of […]

College

Wong Way

Aaron Fitt -

We’ve already seen some fine pitcher’s duels this weekend (there were two very good ones in Wichita), but the battle in Corvallis, Ore., this afternoon has to take the cake. […]

College

Anteaters Punch Their Ticket

Aaron Fitt -

I caught the ninth inning of the UC Irvine-Wichita State super-regional on the television here in Boshamer Stadium’s press box, and it looked wild. One day after Scott Gorgen threw […]

College