Josh Leventhal

Colon Suspended

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Detroit suspended righthanded reliever Roman Colon for seven days because of a physical altercation with teammates during a rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo, the Detroit Free Press reported. Colon apparently […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around Baseball • The Toronto Globe and Mail profiles Fort Myers assistant GM Andrew Seymour, the man behind tonight’s promotion “Don’t Be a Bengal, Be a Good […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors • Folks in Reno are getting ready to celebrate, as relocating a Triple-A team to Northern Nevada took a big step forward when SK […]

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Pulling A Donovan

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I want to thank reader Brett Zalaski for bringing this to my attention today. The Fort Myers Miracle plan to take a shot at Billy Donovan’s very brief coaching career […]

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Following The Headlines

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I know what you’re thinking, why look anywhere other than BaseballAmerica.com for draft analysis? Well, you’re right. But in case you want to get a little hometown flavor on the […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors • Short-season Lowell has made a name for itself the past couple of years by successfully marketing its anti-Yankees philosophy’”the club has donated more […]

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Bulls Get Grounded

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Triple-A Durham’s game at Ottawa was postponed tonight because, of all things, mechanical failure. No the lights didn’t go out at Lynx Stadium and the sprinklers weren’t mistakenly turned on. […]

Minors

IL Plans Anniversary Celebration

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Next year will mark the International League’s 125th anniversary’”it’s the oldest minor league in sports and has turned out such players as Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson’”and league president Randy […]

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The Business

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Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors • The USA Today’s Jack Carey delves into the debate over wood and metal bats and the lawsuit being filed by bat companies and […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors It’s been a busy stretch here at Baseball America getting out our latest issue’”we bid farewell to the draft-and-follow with a feature by editor […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around Baseball • International League team owners approve the sale of Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to a private ownership group headed by Mandalay and the Yankees’”the first of three steps […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around the Minors • Acquiring Triple-A Portland is a dream come true for 34-year-old Merritt Paulson, son of U.S. treasury secretary Henry Paulson and the new majority […]

Minors

Promotion of the Day

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The West Virginia Power certainly are not re-inventing the wheel with its promotional philosophy of keeping things as wacky as possible at the ballpark, but it has become one of […]

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The Business Front

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Stories Making Headlines Around the Minors • It seems unusual that the sale of an affiliated team could come as a complete surprise’”news of Harrisburg’s recent sale had been making […]

Minors

Promotion of the Day

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Come On Down . . . For the Price Is Right Night at Triple-A Fresno. On June 2, the Grizzlies will honor Bob Barker’s impending farewell’”the beloved game show host […]

Minors