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AA Dish: Fowler Makes It 10

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The Eastern League and the Southern League were off yesterday, but Rockies center fielder Dexter Fowler played and didn’t miss a beat. TEXAS LEAGUE Prospect Of The Day Dexter Fowler […]

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A’s Promote Cahill To Double-A

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The Athletics sent one of the minor leagues’ most dominant pitchers from high Class A to Double-A today, promoting righthander Trevor Cahill from Stockton to Midland. Cahill’s lively sinker and curveball […]

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AAA Dish: Davis Still Mashing

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Chris Davis had another big game, Nick Adenhart continued his struggles and Jed Lowrie collected three hits in yesterday’s Triple-A slate. PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE Prospect Of The Day Chris Davis […]

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AA Dish: Todd Provides Relief

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Cardinals righty Jess Todd continued his dominance, Rockies outfielder Dexter Fowler locked up a place on tomorrow’s Hot Sheet and Phillies righthander Carlos Carrasco was sharp in yesterday’s Double-A slate. […]

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AA Dish: Snider Making Noise

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Travis Snider’s hitting is kicking into gear, Max Ramirez reached base four times and Dexter Fowler had another multi-hit game in yesterday’s action. EASTERN LEAGUE   Prospect Of The Day […]

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Promotion Expected For Poreda

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The White Sox will promote lefthander Aaron Poreda from high Class A Winston-Salem to Double-A Birmingham, according to the Winston-Salem Journal. "I think he’s learned some things here," (manager Tim) Blackwell […]

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Watching Scott Elbert

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ZEBULON, N.C.—It’s been a tough 14 months for Scott Elbert. The Dodgers lefthander made only three starts last year before being shut down in April with a shoulder injury. Two months […]

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AA Dish: Mets Score 17

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Binghamton’s lineup brought out the fireworks, Rangers catcher Max Ramirez had a four-hit game and Marlins center fielder Cameron Maybin socked home run No. 12 in yesterday’s Double-A action. EASTERN […]

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Pirates Go For Defense

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The Pirates spent two picks this year on players from the Puerto Rico Baseball Academy. After taking shortstop Benjie Gonzalez in the seventh round, the Pirates just grabbed center fielder […]

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Blue Jays Gamble On Jimenez

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The Blue Jays get good value in the ninth round, taking catcher Antonio Jimenez from Puerto Rico. Jimenez, who ranked as Baseball America’s No. 200 draft prospect, had a chance […]

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