Ben Badler

White Sox Promote Beckham To AAA

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Gordon Beckham’s on the fast track. The White Sox promoted their 2008 first-round pick from Double-A Birmingham to Triple-A Charlotte, breaking up a juggernaut roster of prospects for the Barons. […]

Minors

Prospect Injury Report: Benson Punches Wall

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Joe Benson, of, Twins: We’ve already had several prospects—Reds shortstop Chris Valaika, Red Sox shortstop Yamaico Navarro and Tigers center fielder Casper Wells, among others—go on the disabled list with hand or […]

Minors

Prospect Injury Report: Abs Bother Beckham

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Gordon Beckham, ss, White Sox: Beckham’s outstanding start to his pro career will be briefly on delay. The 2008 first-round pick hasn’t played since Thursday due to a strained abdominal muscle. Beckham, […]

Minors

LaPorta, Valbuena Get The Call

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DURHAM, N.C.–It looks like Matt LaPorta has played his final minor league game. The Indians promoted LaPorta and another prospect, second baseman Luis Valbuena, from Triple-A Columbus to Cleveland after […]

Minors