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McGeary To Washington

Alan Matthews -

The Nationals will have to cough up more than $1 million in order to sign their sixth rounder, but when they took JAck McGeary eariler today, he was the best […]

Draft

Thompson Lasts ‘Til 22

Alan Matthews -

The Blue Jays 22nd-round draft pick, Matt Thompson, was considered a top-five-round talent. His last start for Santa Rosa (Calif.) JC saw his velocity down, mostly in the 88 mph […]

Draft

Delta Blues

Alan Matthews -

I just returned to our offices in North Carolina from the draft in Orlando. Bad day to have flight delays, and there’s been plenty of noteworthy picks made in the […]

Draft

Brewers Footnote

Alan Matthews -

ORLANDO–While the Brewers’ selection of Florida senior first baseman Matt LaPorta with the seventh-overall pick raised some eyebrows Thursday, the move makes more financial sense as you look closer.

Draft

Lucky 13th?

Aaron Fitt -

We’ve already seen all kinds of interesting college players selected on the second day of the draft, from Cole St.Clair to Reid Fronk to Brandon Waring (all in the seventh […]

College

Following The Headlines

Josh Leventhal -

I know what you’re thinking, why look anywhere other than BaseballAmerica.com for draft analysis? Well, you’re right. But in case you want to get a little hometown flavor on the […]

Draft

BAPR Plus: June 8

J.J. Cooper -

Yovani Gallardo had one of his worst starts as a pro, Joba Chambelain continued to dominate the Florida State League and Henry Sosa is carrying his sub-1.00 ERA into June. […]

Minors