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Aztecs Finish The Job

Aaron Fitt -

San Diego State leaped into the top 25 this morning after taking two of three games from No. 11 San Diego, but there was still a chance the Toreros could […]


Three Strikes: Feb. 25

Aaron Fitt -

Strike One: Raising Arizona My ambitious travel plan for college baseball’s opening weekend was compromised by lousy weather across the Southeast on Friday and a good friend’s funeral Saturday in […]

College | #Three Strikes

Opening Weekend Tidbits

John Manuel -

The first weekend of Division I college baseball produced some news regarding top draft prospects. A quick rundown: • Preseason All-American Pedro Alvarez, the consensus (but not unanimous) top prospect […]


Top 100 Prospects: Best Of The Rest

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In the first step of our Top 100 process, each voter compiles a personal top 150, and then we tabulate them and let the arguments begin. They couldn't crack the official Top 100, but 92 additional prospects received votes in the top 150s. Here they are in alphabetical order, with the number of votes they received and their highest ranking on any list.

Minors | #2008#Rankings#Top 100 Prospects

College Top 25: Feb. 25

Arizona won a series on the road to open the 2008 season and vaulted over fellow Pacific-10 Conference team UCLA into the top spot in Baseball America's college Top 25 rankings.

College | #2008#Top 25

Decker Shines Early

Nathan Rode -

The annual high school preview edition hadn’t even finished going to press before a prospect made headlines. Jaff Decker, an outfielder/lefthander from Sunrise Mountain High in Peoria, Ariz. took the […]


Killian Time, But Not In Lexington

Aaron Fitt -

I spoke with Kentucky assistant coach Brad Bohanon this morning, and he reported that it was raining in Mobile, Ala., where the Wildcats are scheduled to open their season against […]


Ugly Opening Day

Aaron Fitt -

College baseball’s long-awaited Opening Day is upon us, with two games already underway: No. 19 Louisiana-Lafayette grabbed an early 1-0 lead against Army, while Air Force and Navy were scoreless […]


Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Who are the projected top five picks for the 2009 draft? If each team lost its two best prospects, who would have the best farm system? Why doesn't Pirates first baseman Steve Pearce get more love?

Minors | #2008#Ask BA

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between Feb. 9 and 15. Previous transactions available here. Baltimore Orioles Signed: RHP Federico Baez, RHP Steve Trachsel Outrighted off 40-man […]

Minors | #Transactions

Academics Bedevil ASU

Aaron Fitt -

Bad news for No. 9 Arizona State, as touted righthanders Jason Jarvis and Devin Fuller have been declared academically ineligible. Fuller will miss the entire season, and Jarvis is "ineligible […]