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Rangers Take Sierra

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With their sixth-round pick, the Texas Rangers took a familiar name: Ruben Sierra Jr. He’s another high-upside pick for the Rangers, who are having a great draft so far. Ruben’s […]

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Clarification On Givens

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There was a bit of confusion on the Orioles pick of Mychal Givens in the second round, 54th overall. Though he was announced as a righthanded pitcher, I got confirmation […]

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Best On The Board For Day Two

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 For those keeping score at home, here are the best-available picks still on the board, according to our latest Top 100:  30. Max Stassi, c, Yuba City (Calif.) HS 38. […]

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Catching Up With Max Walla

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With their second-round pick, the Brewers drafted Albuquerque (N.M.) Academy outfielder Max Walla, a player we noted had helium yesterday. Walla was having a party and talked about his reaction […]

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Filling Out Round 2

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55. Giants – Tommy Joseph, c, Horizon HS, Scottsdale Ariz. Joseph has 70 power on the 20-80 scale and has a plus arm, though he needs some work behind the […]

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First Five In Second Round

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  50. Nationals – Jeff Kobernus, 2b, California We had him ranked No. 91 in our latest 200, so it might be a big of a signability play, but Kobernus […]

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Rays Nab LeVon Washington

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  We had him at No. 29 on our board and Buchholz High’s LeVon Washington went to the Rays at 30. They drafted him as a second baseman, but Washington […]

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Lalonde On Chad Jenkins

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Blue Jays scouting director Jon Lalonde held a press conference after the team’s first-round selection of Kennesaw State righthander Chad Jenkins. Here is what he had to say . . […]

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Orioles Pop Hobgood

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  The Orioles add to their already-deep stable of pitching prospects and BA’s Jim Callis is five-for-five. Hobgood came on really strong late in the draft. He was underrated for […]

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Walla Impressive At Workouts

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One player to keep an eye on during tomorrow’s draft is New Mexico high school outfielder Max Walla. He was tough to see at Albuquerque Academy, but has been performing […]

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State Report: Canada

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It's a down year in Canada. While lefthander Jake Eliopoulos at least gives the country a player in the predraft Top 200, he's not likely to continue the streak of Canadians in the first round, which was at two after righthander Phillippe Aumont (11th overall, Mariners) in 2007 and second baseman Brett Lawrie (16th overall, Brewers) in 2008.

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Draft Day Coverage

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Major League Baseball’s 2009 First-Year Player Draft will be held in MLB Network’s Studio 42 in Secaucus, N.J. on Tuesday, June 9, beginning live at 6 p.m. (EDT). The 2009 […]

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