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Bragg Fans First 14

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Sam Bragg, a junior righthander for Wheeler High, Marietta, Ga., was untouchable in the first 4 2/3 innings of his latest start. Against Campbell High of Smyrna, Ga. on Wednesday […]

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Aviles Tosses A Perfect Game

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Emotions have been running high in Suffern, N.Y. the past couple of weeks. The Suffern High baseball team recently suffered a tragic loss when two players, Vincent Crotty and Christopher Konkowski, were […]

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Ranking The High School Arms

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While The Woodlands (Texas) High righthander Jameson Taillon has separated himself from the pack a bit, the rest of this year's high school pitching crop is a bit more muddled. […]

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Prep News And Links

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A few more powerful tournaments have wrapped up in the last week. Crespi High (Encino, Calif.) won its second National Classic title in three years in Southern California. Chaminade High […]

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Prospect Q&A: Tony Wolters

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Tony Wolters is a shortstop from Rancho Buena Vista High in Vista, Calif. He's a little undersized at 5-foot-10 and 165 pounds, but Wolters is a polished hitter that plays […]

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Taillon Continues To Impress

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A righthanded pitcher, Greg Perkin was the Diamondbacks' 16th-round draft pick in 199 and pitched in the Arizona system until 2002. The nephew of Baseball America Scout/Correspondent Dave Perkin, Greg […]

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Tale Of Two Righties

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CHARLESTON, S.C.—Hanahan (S.C.) High was the place to be on a sunny and warm Wednesday afternoon. The Hanahan Invitational Tournament featured a matchup between two teams that are top powers […]

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Boosting Popularity

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Puerto Rico hasn't generated the same kind of talent since starts like Ivan Rodriguez and Carlos Beltran made the major leagues. The Puerto Rico Baseball Academy is working to bring relevance back to the island.

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Scouts Flock To SoCal Tournaments

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LOS ANGELES — Unlike college students, springtime provides no break for scouts. In Southern California, Easter week annually has scouts scurrying from venue to venue to catch glimpses of top […]

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High School Top 25: March 30

Farragut High of Knoxville is off to a hot start at 10-2 and takes over the top spot after Miami's Columbus High dropped a game against Coral Springs (Fla.) Charter School. Farragut is looking to defend back-to-back state titles and is a regular in the Baseball America/National High School Baseball Coaches Association Top 25. Columbus fell to No. 5 after taking its second loss of the season.

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Murphy Stands Out In SoCal

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LOS ANGELES — In a distinct and somewhat dispiriting contrast to recent years, the Southern California high school draft class of 2010 offers scant quality in lefthanded pitching—with one notable […]

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Prospect Q&A: Kevin Gausman

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Kevin Gausman, a 6-foot-4, 180-pound righthander from Grandview High in Aurora, Colo., is the No. 7 prospect on Baseball America's high school Top 100 list. The Louisiana State commit features […]

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Scouts Flock To Kish-Biddle Showdown

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PHILADELPHIA—The Northeast isn’t exactly a breeding ground for baseball prospects nor does it typically feature “baseball weather.” However, Wednesday was quite the opposite. The temperature in Philadelphia was in the […]

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