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East Cobb Alumni Wait Patiently

Alan Matthews -

MARIETTA, Ga.–Each July, some of the best high school scouting can be done in Marietta, Ga., where a series of World Wood Bat Association tournaments are held at the East […]


Pelzer Breaks Kneecap

Alan Matthews -

The Padres popped one of the best arms available in the ninth round when they drafted Wynn Pelzer out of South Carolina. Though his Cape Cod League numbers weren’t great […]


USA Baseball Gets Its Field Of Dreams

Nathan Rode -

A shared vision of USA Baseball, Major League Baseball and the town of Cary is now a reality. The ceremonial ribbon cutting by USA Baseball President Mike Gaski and Cary mayor Ernie McAlister marked the opening of the $11 million USA Baseball National Training Complex, which includes three training field and a main stadium with a full press box and separate suites for scoring, radio and other press members.

College | #2008#Summer Scene#Team USA

Summer Stock

John Manuel -Premium Content

This summer, Eastern Kentucky sophomore Christian Friedrich has joined the rest of the nation's top college players in the Cape Cod League, pitching for the Falmouth Commodores. And just like most of his collegiate baseball career, he was off to good start—and in the meantime, he said, he's having the best summer of his life.

College | #2008#Summer Scene#Summer Stock

Signings Update: All-Star Edition

John Manuel -

Major League Baseball has made good on its promise to try to drive signing bonuses down. According to information acquired by Baseball America, bonuses are down in the first round […]


Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’™s installment considers all transactions reported between June 30-July 6. Last week’™s transactions available here. Draft picks are presented alphabetically by position here, but to see each team’s draft […]

Minors | #Transactions

BAPR Plus: July 10

J.J. Cooper -

With Triple-A players enjoying their brief respite of the all-star break and the Southern League playing its all-star game as well, there was a reduced schedule around the minors, but […]