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Top Talent On Display In Sebring

Conor Glassey -

SEBRING, Fla.—Between getting bumped off my first flight, sitting on the runway in the layover flight for an extra 45 minutes, waiting in a 40-person line to get my rental […]

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In Top 10 Form, Matzek Deals

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ORANGE, Calif.—After tossing three innings on Friday, Tyler Matzek took the hill for Capistrano Valley in its playoff game against Orange Lutheran. Hart Park, home of Division III powerhouse Chapman […]

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High School Top 25: May 26

After seeing Menchville High (Newport News, Va.) drop its first game of the season, Bellaire (Texas) High retakes the top spot in the Baseball America/National High School Baseball Coaches Association Top 25.

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Playoff Peek Previews 2010s

Dave Perkin -

In Southern California, the California Interscholastic Federation southern section playoffs began this week. I decided to take a brief respite from scouting 2009 players in order to take a preliminary […]

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Living It Up

Powell Lattimer -Premium Content

Wil Myers can't help but live the good life. His sizeable 6-foot-3, 200-pound frame is constantly topped off with an ear-splitting grin—and for good reason. He's inked a letter of intent to play baseball at South Carolina. He's projected as one of the top high school prospects in the 2009 amateur draft.

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High School Top 25

After seeing Menchville High (Newport News, Va.) drop its first game of the season, Bellaire (Texas) High retakes the top spot in the Baseball America/National High School Baseball Coaches Association Top 25.

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Baseball In The Garden State

Nathan Rode -

Finding and ranking the top high school teams in the country is a daunting task. Not only is there an overwhelming amount of talent, it is difficult to stack contenders […]

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Bailey Out With Elbow Injury

John Manuel -

Luke Bailey, who ranks No. 18 on BA’s latest Top 50 draft prospects list , is sidelined with a strained ulnar collateral ligament in his right (throwing) elbow. The LaGrange, […]

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Texas High School Season On Hold

Jim Callis -

The University Interscholastic League, the governing body for academic and athletic events in Texas, today suspended all such competition until May 11. The move is a response to the swine […]

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Schuster’s Bid For Fifth No-No Ends

Nathan Rode -

Gaither High (Tampa) junior outfielder Drew Doty laced a double in the top of the third inning ending lefthander Patrick Schuster’s bid at a fifth straight no-hitter and a run at […]

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A Peek Ahead To 2010

Conor Glassey -

When planning my trip out to Seattle, I knew I wanted to see Bishop Blanchet High third baseman Jake Lamb. I grew up near Seattle, so I knew to expect […]

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High School Top 25: April 28

The merry-go-round continues as the curse of being ranked No. 1 bites Tampa's Jesuit High. On the verge of an undefeated season, Jesuit faced perennial contender Sarasota (Fla.) High in its season finale. The Sailors prevailed, blanking the Tigers 7-0, which led to their drop from No. 1 to No. 3. Menchville High of Newport News, Va. takes over the top spot as the Monarchs remain undefeated with a 17-0 mark while Bellaire (Texas) High stayed put at No. 2.

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Georgia On My Mind

John Manuel -

BA intern Brian Chmielewski was in Dallas, Ga., Tuesday for Zach Wheeler’s latest start, and we got more confirmation that we were a bit light when we ranked Wheeler No. 32 […]

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Cool, Calm And Collected

Jesse Burkhart -Premium Content

Sports psychologists don't have to look beyond La Verne, Calif., for a walking case study of how to perform well under pressure. With the draft approaching and the anxiety that comes along with wanting to end a high school career on a high note, it would be understandable if Jiovanni Mier was pressing. But halfway through the season, Mier was hitting .444/.536/.889.

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Wildcats Foray Into Upper Midwest

Jim Callis -

As would be expected, the Arizona Wildcats recruit mostly in their home and surrounding states, fertile ground for baseball talent. Of the 33 players on their roster, 12 hail from […]

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