Dave Perkin

Undersized Players Shine At Aflac

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SAN DIEGO—Sunday’s Aflac All America game, won by the East squad, 5-3, can be comfortably described as the triumph of the little guys. Several players who enjoyed terrific performances can […]

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Area Code Games Top Position Players

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LONG BEACH, Calif.—Scouts generally agreed that the 2010 Area Code games, which concluded here yesterday at Blair Field, were unusual in one respect: There was no single dominant hitter/position player […]

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Area Code Games Top Pitchers

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LONG BEACH, Calif.—As the 2010 Area Code Games wind down, Baseball America enlisted the help of former Cy Young Award winner and World Series MVP Bret Saberhagen to evaluate some […]

Draft

Area Code Games Top Hitters

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LONG BEACH, Calif. — On Aug. 8 at Blair Field, Baseball America sat down with hitting gurus Don Slaught and Craig Wallenbrock to examine the top hitting prospects in the […]

Draft

2010 Area Code Games, Day Two

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LONG BEACH, Calif. — The 24th annual Area Code Games continues at Blair Field, with SPARQ test results being distributed to all in attendance. Sponsored by Nike, SPARQ testing has […]

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Final Brewers Area Code Games Tryout

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SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — The final 2010 Milwaukee Brewers Area Code tryouts were held July 15 at Westmont College in Montecito, Calif., near Santa Barbara. Yesterday’s event blended the best […]

Draft

Breaking Down Ranaudo, Bauer

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LOS ANGELES—Two potential first-round draft picks—one for 2010 and one for 2011—squared off in the second day of the Los Angeles Regional on Saturday at Jackie Robinson Stadium. Junior righthander […]

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Tago On Top

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Originally posted on the Draft Blog: LONG BEACH—Nothing much seems to bother Peter Tago. Like Harry Houdini escaping from a locked water tank, the 6-foot-3, 180-pound Tago wriggled out of […]

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