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Kaaihue Jumps To Double-A

Chris Kline -

Braves first baseman Kala Kaaihue was promoted to Double-A Mississippi, after the 22-year-old batted .298/.410/.583 at high Class A Myrtle Beach. Signed as a nondrafted free agent out of Iolani […]

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BAPR Plus: July 25

J.J. Cooper -

Philip Hughes is one step closer to New York, while Adam Miller is further away from Cleveland. Triple-A Indians prospect Adam Miller is sidelined for at least two weeks with […]

Minors

Salome To Sit 50 Games

Matt Eddy -

Brewers catcher Angel Salome will sit out 50 games after garnering a suspension today for failing a performance-enhancing drugs test. The 21-year-old backstop is hitting .318/.341/.465 with six homers and […]

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Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’™s installment considers all transactions reported between July 16-20. Last week’™s transactions available here. Draft picks are presented alphabetically by position here, but to see each team’s draft in […]

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Out With The Old . . .

Chris Kline -

The Yankees made two moves today, calling up righthanders Joba Chamberlain and Ian Kennedy to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and sending lefthander Chase Wright and righthander Tyler Clippard back to Double-A Trenton.

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Yankees Find Backup Backstop

Jim Callis -

Tired of Wil Nieves' inability to provide any offense as a backup to all-star catcher Jorge Posada, the Yankees traded for a new No. 2 catcher on Saturday. New York picked up Jose Molina from the Angels in exchange for Double-A righthander Jeff Kennard.

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BAPR Plus: July 24

J.J. Cooper -

Joba Chamberlain and Ian Kennedy are one step closer to the majors. The pair of Yankees prospects learned on Monday that they are being promoted to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre which overshadowed […]

Minors

First-Rounder Exceeds Slot . . . Barely

Jim Callis -

It took 17 first-rounders to sign before one received a bonus that exceeded MLB’s reduced slot recommendations. Arizona high school righthander Tim Alderson, the No. 22 overall pick, signed with […]

Draft

Cape Cod All-Star Rosters Revealed

Travis Young -

The Cape Cod Baseball League announced the 44 players that will be participating in the 45th annual all-star game on Saturday at Wareham’s Spillane Field. Baseball America’s lead college writer, […]

College

Erbe Continues To Wear It

Chris Kline -

Orioles righthander Brandon Erbe has gone through some growing pains this season at high Class A Frederick. In his second full year, the 2005 third-round pick has scuffled through some […]

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BAPR Plus: July 23

J.J. Cooper -

Clay Buchholz looked much more comfortable in his second Triple-A start, Tampa’s pitching staff picked up its second no-hitter of the week and Rick Ankiel homered again. Triple-A Clay Buchholz […]

Minors