Preseason High School Top 50
The staff of Baseball America and the National High School Baseball Coaches Association compile the Top 50 rankings. In-season polls of the Top 25 will be conducted every two weeks and released every other Tuesday during the season. The first in-season poll will be released on March 13. The final poll, a Top 50, will be released in June.
Archbishop McCarthy Begins Title Defense At No. 1
Archbishop McCarthy cruised to a state and national title in 2011. The Mavericks start 2012 where they left off—at No. 1 in the Baseball America Preseason High School Top 50.
2012 Preseason High School Top 25 Capsules
High school baseball is underway around the country and Archbishop McCarthy High (Southwest Ranches, Fla.) looks to defend its 2011 national title.
Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects Chat With Nathan Rode
Nathan Rode chatted with BA subscribers about Blue Jays prospects.
2012 Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects With Scouting Reports
Scouting reports on Toronto's top prospects led by Travis D'Arnaud.
2012 Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects
We rank Toronto's best prospects led by Travis d'Arnaud.
Pacific Coast League Top 20 Prospects Chat With Nathan Rode
Nathan Rode answered subscribers' questions about prospects from the Pacific Coast League.
2011 Pacific Coast League Top 20 Prospects
Brett Lawrie leads off the Pacific Coast list.
2011 Pacific Coast League Top 20 Prospects With Scouting Reports
The Triple-A Pacific Coast League favors batters, and the circuit's talent leaned heavily in the direction of offense in 2011. The first six players on our Top 20 Prospects list were hitters, led by Las Vegas third baseman Brett Lawrie and Tacoma second baseman Dustin Ackley, who made their presence felt in the majors before the year was done.
For Cecchinis Baseball Is A Family Affair
Like many parents, Glenn and Raissa Cecchini have rarely missed an opportunity to watch their sons play high school baseball games. But unlike their peers, the Cecchinis do not take in the action from the bleachers. They can be found in the dugout, as the husband and wife have been coaching high school players—including their sons, Garin and Gavin—since 1987.