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BAPR Plus: May 31

J.J. Cooper -

The minor leagues’ longest hitting streak in 18 season reached 36 games when Mitch Hilligoss laid down a bunt for a single in the seventh inning. Gio Gonzalez racked up […]

Minors

Padres Lock Up Latos

Jim Callis -

It appeared the Padres and righthander Matt Latos were at a standstill that wouldn’t be resolved before tonight’s 11:59 p.m. ET deadline to sign draft-and-follows. Latos reportedly sought more than […]

Draft

Hamstring Tweak Hinders Cumberland

Nathan Rode -

Drew Cumberland was among the top high school middle infielders in the 2007 class, but he was unable to punctuate a strong senior season due to a nagging hamstring injury. […]

Draft

Scouting Reports: Utah

John Manuel -

Scouts were buzzing in the Beehive State this year, with a strong high school crop that will be worth watching to see if players sign or head to college.

Draft | #2007

Scouting Reports: Pacific Rim

John Manuel -

The 49th and 50th states have little to offer this year, with a few interesting college players in Hawaii and a few Alaskan high school players who might bear watching as college players.

Draft | #2007

Tyler JC Captures First National Title

Travis Young -

Tyler (Texas) Junior College defeated Joliet (Ill.) JC 13-5 in the final game of the NJCAA Division III World Series to claim the school’™s first-ever national championship. After splitting the […]

College

Walden Signs For $1 Million

Jim Callis -

Jordan Walden entered 2006 with the tag as the best high school prospect in the draft, not to mention seven-figure bonus aspirations. He had to wait a year, but Walden […]

Draft

BAPR Plus: May 30

J.J. Cooper -

Mitch Hilligoss had to wait until his last at-bat, but he succeeded in extending his hitting streak to a South Atlantic League record 35 games, and Colby Rasmus had a […]

Minors