Ben Badler

Rockies Promote Chacin To Modesto

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South Atlantic League hitter can rejoice, as the Rockies promoted arguably the league’s best pitcher to high Class A Modesto. Asheville righthander Jhoulys Chacin–who says his name is pronounced "YO-liss"–will […]

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Future’s Game Gets An Olympic Twist

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This year, the Futures Game is getting an Olympic twist. Players on the United States roster for the Futures Game this year will be the among those who are being considered for the 2008 U.S. Olympic team. Those players won't necessarily play on the team that USA Baseball sends to the Beijing Games in August, but USA Baseball will draw from this pool of players to help form the Olympic team.

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AA Dish: Blanks Fires Away

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Dexter Fowler continued his stretch of outstanding hitting, Jason Donald’s stock as one of the better middle infield prospects in the minors rose a little bit, Mat Gamel homered in […]

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