This Author

Serafini Suspended

Matt Eddy -

Free agent lefthander Dan Serafini received a 50-game suspension for failing a performance-enhancing substance test. Serafini, 33, pitched in the Rockies system in 2007, tossing 1/3 of an inning for […]


Cubs Look To End Homegrown Bat Drought

Jim Callis -Premium Content

The Cubs look at Josh Vitters, Geovany Soto and Tyler Colvin, the first three names on our Chicago Top 10 Prospects list, and see the best high school hitter in the 2007 draft, a future all-star catcher and a five-tool outfielder. Cubs fans look at Vitters, Soto and Colvin and think, "We'll believe it when we see it."

Minors | #2007#Column

Business Beat: Nov. 29

Josh Leventhal -

Taking the extra step has come out of necessity for Batavia but has paid off in a remarkable way. The Muckdogs ranked last in attendance in the short-season New York-Penn League this season but finished among the 25 top licensing teams in minor league baseball.

Minors | #2007#Business Beat

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Who's the best high school hitter from the 2007 draft? How good are Tigers pitching prospects Rick Porcello and Duane Below? What happened to Red Sox relief prospect Bryce Cox?

Minors | #2007#Ask BA

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between Nov. 17 and 21. Last week’s transactions available here. The full list of  40-man roster additions made in October and […]

Minors | #Transactions