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Area Code Games Top Pitchers

Dave Perkin -

LONG BEACH, Calif.—As the 2010 Area Code Games wind down, Baseball America enlisted the help of former Cy Young Award winner and World Series MVP Bret Saberhagen to evaluate some […]


Area Code Games Top Hitters

Dave Perkin -

LONG BEACH, Calif. — On Aug. 8 at Blair Field, Baseball America sat down with hitting gurus Don Slaught and Craig Wallenbrock to examine the top hitting prospects in the […]


2010 Area Code Games, Day Two

Dave Perkin -

LONG BEACH, Calif. — The 24th annual Area Code Games continues at Blair Field, with SPARQ test results being distributed to all in attendance. Sponsored by Nike, SPARQ testing has […]


18U: Medal Round Underway

Nathan Rode -

The medal round is underway for the World Junior Championship in Thunder Bay, Ont. You can follow live scoring here. The U.S. will face Cuba Friday at 2 p.m. EDT. […]

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Jacquez’s Small Frame Generates Electric Stuff

Bubba Brown -Premium Content

Although he lived in El Paso, Texas, on the American side of the border, Ricky Jacquez spent most of his youth in Mexico. That's where he played baseball. Believing the youth talent level to be greater on the southern side of the border, Jacquez, who holds dual American-Mexican citizenship, played on Mexican Little League teams as a youngster.

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