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Cuba Downs U.S., Claims Gold

Aaron Fitt -

Cuban veteran Adiel Palma shut down Team USA in the gold medal game of the Pan American Games, leading Cuba to a 3-1 win and its 10th consecutive Pan Am gold. The ending was all too familiar for Team USA.

College | #2008

Two More First-Rounders Sign

Jim Callis -

Two more first-rounders have come to terms this week, with Daniel Moskos signing with the Pirates on Tuesday and and Joe Savery inking with the Phillies today. Moskos, a Clemson […]

Draft

Cubs Dump Izturis On Pirates

Jim Callis -

The Cubs gave Cesar Izturis to the Pirates for a player to be named in a July 19 trade. Chicago also contributed cash toward the remainder of Izturis' $4.15 million salary for 2007. The Cubs ultimately received cash considerations to complete the deal.

Majors | #2007#Trade Central

No Hop In Crowe’s Step

Chris Kline -

In April, Indians outfielder Trevor Crowe looked like a completely different guy than the player who hit .329/.449/.470 at high Class A Kinston in 2006. After being promoted to Double-A […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Brignac Bandwagon

Chris Kline -

Get back on the Reid Brignac bandwagon while you can–in case you might have fallen off after the 2004 second-round pick batted just .254/.306/.419 prior to the all-star break at […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

A New House For Trojans?

Aaron Fitt -

Southern California needs two new assistant coaches, after pitching coach/recruiting coordinator Dave Lawn became the head coach at local power Servite High and Bill Mosiello left after one season to […]

College

BAPR Plus: July 18

J.J. Cooper -

Chin-Lung Hu keeps piling up three-hit games, Michael Bowden outdueled Ricky Romero and no one is hotter than Lancaster slugger Brad Correll. Triple-A Reliever Edwar Ramirez made it to the […]

Minors