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The Business Front

Josh Leventhal -

Stories Making Headlines Around Baseball • The Toronto Globe and Mail profiles Fort Myers assistant GM Andrew Seymour, the man behind tonight’s promotion “Don’t Be a Bengal, Be a Good […]

Minors

Twins Make Statement With Top Pick

Travis Young -

The Twins pulled one of the biggest surprises of last week’s draft when they selected speedy prep outfielder Ben Revere with their first-round pick (28th overall), and they followed it […]

Draft

SoCal’s Finest Ring In New Year

Alan Matthews -

Less than four days after the final pick of the 2007 draft was made, the Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau held the first wide-scale showcase of the new scouting season. Forty-four players from Southern California gathered in Compton for workouts and a nine-inning game that served as a good ice-breaker for the summer showcase and tournament circuit.

High School | #2008

Baseball Draft Loses Another Quirk

Will Lingo -

Draft-and-follows were like Rule 5 picks: The hype never seemed to live up to the reality. Like the Rule 5, draft-and-follow supporters can point to iconic success stories like Roy Oswalt and Travis Hafner. But also like the Rule 5, fans tend to forget the many players signed each year who never do anything.

Draft | #2007

Draft Takes Final Big Steps On TV

Will Lingo -

For many fans, it may have been no more than an interesting footnote. Even for serious fans, it probably just rated as another notable step in the evolution of the event. But for people who have followed the baseball draft for years, the news that it will be televised this year was nothing short of revolutionary.

Draft | #2007

The Draft Goes Public

Alan Matthews -

Major League Baseball's draft has always been the year's most discussed day in baseball's inner circles, but for the first time in the draft's 43-year history, the masses were invited to partake in the pastime.

Draft | #2007

BAPR Plus: June 14

J.J. Cooper -

There were no 37-run games on Wednesday, and Brandon Watson’s hitting streak took the day off along with the rest of the International League, but Wednesday’s games did include plenty […]

Minors

2007 College World Series Preview

Here's your guide to get you ready for all the action in Omaha. Our staff takes a look at all eight teams with scouting reports, top players and an Omaha outlook, while John Manuel travels back in time to show how Rosenblatt Stadium defines college baseball. You can also take a look at the top college baseball stories of 2007, and we have the complete bracket with the broadcast schedule.

College | #2007#College World Series#Postseason

Team USA Names Roster

John Manuel -

USA Baseball has announced its 20-player roster for the 2007 college national team. The national team, coached this year by Long Beach State’s Mike Weathers, has a 20-man roster for […]

College

The Business Front

Josh Leventhal -

Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors • Folks in Reno are getting ready to celebrate, as relocating a Triple-A team to Northern Nevada took a big step forward when SK […]

Minors