Rule 5 Draft Preview: Cubs’ Marcos Mateo Draws Late Buzz
UPDATE: Reports added for Nationals catcher Adrian Nieto, Mariners outfielder Jabari Blash and Royals righthander Malcom Culver, bringing total number of reports to 30. ORLANDO—The Rule 5 draft is the [...]
Rule 5 Preview: Cubs’ Marcus Hatley, Yankees’ Danny Burawa Among Names To Watch
Some scouts’ passports will be getting a workout in the leadup to the Dec. 12 Rule 5 draft. The Nov. 20 deadline to set 40-man rosters in advance of the [...]
Rule 5 Sneak Peek: Deadline Looms For Clubs To Make 40-Man Additions
Teams have a lot of decisions to make over the next few hours. That’s because midnight tonight is the deadline to set 40-man rosters in preparation for next month’s Rule [...]
2014 Cincinnati Reds Top 10 Prospects Chat With J.J. Cooper
Moderator: Baseball America’s J.J. Cooper will answer your questions about the Cincinnati Reds’ Top 10 Prospects and the rest of their farm system beginning at 2:30 p.m. EST. Greg (ohio): [...]
2014 Cincinnati Reds Top 10 Prospects With Scouting Reports
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Ask BA: Does AFL Success Carry Over To The Big Leagues?
The news that the Braves will be leaving Turner Field after the 2016 season hit home with me, mainly because it’s another reminder of how quickly time passes. It seems [...]
Ask BA: How Is Stolmy Pimentel Out Of Options At Age 23?
This week’s Ask BA once again dives into the arcane world of player options and the Rule 5 draft. If you have a question you’d like to see answered, please [...]
2014 Atlanta Braves Top 10 Prospects Chat With Bill Ballew
Moderator: Bill Ballew will answer your Braves questions beginning at 2:30 p.m. ET. Bill Ballew: Welcome to a new (off)season of top 10 prospects. Let’s get started with your Braves’ [...]
Ask BA: Is Carlos Martinez Going To Remain A Reliever?
Have a question for Ask BA? Send it to email@example.com and please include your name and hometown. In a World Series that has seen one game end on an obstruction [...]
2013 Draft Report Cards: Oakland Athletics (VIDEO)
Position Players QUICK TAKE McKinney’s value is tied into his bat, but it could be a special bat. After him, Oakland added accomplished college arms in Overton, Covey and Wahl. [...]
2013 Draft Report Cards: Los Angeles Angels (VIDEO)
Position Players QUICK TAKE Los Angeles had no first-round pick for a second consecutive year and a miniscule $3 million bonus pool. Scouting director Ric Wilson went for pitching, trying [...]
Cardinals’ Michael Wacha Proves To Be A Wonderful Anomaly
When the 2012 draft began, Michael Wacha had to wait. The Texas A&M righthander was considered one of the top candidates for the second tier of college arms in a [...]