J.J. Cooper

BAPR Plus: April 19

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The first triple play of the season highlighted a night where Randy Johnson took a step closer to getting back to the big leagues, Kevin Slowey continued to paint the […]

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BAPR Plus: April 19

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Philip Hughes and David Purcey dominated. Dayton stayed undefeated and Kane County and Rome keep losing. Triple-A Philip Hughes watched as Chase Wright skipped Triple-A to join the Yankees rotation […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: April 18

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Two of the top pitchers in last year’s draft showed their stuff on Tuesday as Tim Lincecum and Luke Hochevar turned the knob to 11 in dominating outings. Lincecum struck […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: April 17

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Minor League Baseball still has two undefeated teams nearly two weeks into the season, and Andrew Miller was reminded that a great outing doesn’t always mean you won’t pick up […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: April 16

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We’re now a week and a half into the season, which means we’re getting to the point where batting average are more likely to hover around .280 than .500 or […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: April 12

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Wednesday was all about pitching. Pitching prospects stood on mounds around the minors, with Chase Wright leading the way with a 10-K, seven-inning performance. Triple-A Devern Hansack was sent to […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: April 11

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If you’re looking for a good pitching performance from Tuesday, Dodgers lefty Scott Elbert’s dominant outing leads the way, and if you’re looking for a great hitting performance, you can […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: April 10

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Today’s look around the minors includes Yovani Gallardo’s Triple-A debut, Adam Miller’s long awaited first start of 2007 and an impressive start by Nationals prospect Emiliano Fruto. Triple-A Yovani Gallardo […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: April 9

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The combination of Easter Sunday and winter-like temperatures throughout the Northeast and Midwest led to a small slate of games on Sunday, but there were some highlights, including Homer Bailey’s […]

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BAPR Plus: April 6

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On Opening night, many players must have wondered why they had to leave Florida and Arizona. Nine games were postponed because of weather, while the teams that played in the […]

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BAPR Plus: Cincinnati Reds

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As the season begins, we’re just about done with our looks at how the prospects did during spring training. In the case of the Reds, there was one big surprise, […]

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