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Colvin Talks The Walk

Ben Badler -

Cubs outfielder Tyler Colvin proved last year that he has the tools to hit for power and average as a professional. The 13th overall pick from the 2006 draft hit […]

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Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Which farm systems have the best pitching prospects? How good are the prospects whom White Sox GM Kenny Williams has traded away? If Delwyn Young could play second base, where would he rank among prospects at that position?

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Paul Picking His Spots

Ben Badler -

Dodgers outfielder Xavier Paul told Baseball America correspondent Tony Jackson that he is making a conscious effort this spring to be more selective at the plate. "One thing they wanted […]

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Aumont Makes Big Impression

Ben Badler -

In the 2008 Prospect Handbook, Mariners righthander Phillippe Aumont is listed at 6-foot-7, 230 pounds. This year, Aumont reportedly checked into spring training at 255 pounds. “I gained a lot […]

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Parisi Mixes It Up

Ben Badler -

Cardinals righthander Mike Parisi made his first Grapefruit League start yesterday, and Baseball America correspondent Derrick Goold notes that Parisi is still figuring out the optimal way to mix his […]

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Big V Moving To First

Ben Badler -

The Giants have been working out 17-year-old Angel Villalona at first base, and they are expected to keep him there when he opens the season at low Class A Augusta, […]

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Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between Feb. 23 and 29. Previous transactions available here. Arizona Diamondbacks Signed: OF Trot Nixon Though he’s coming off consecutive down […]

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Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Will Pedro Alvarez' injury hurt his status as the No. 1 prospect in the 2008 draft? How do Yankees outfielder Austin Jackson and Jose Tabata compare to one another? Who's the best second-base prospect: Chris Coghlan (Marlins), Nick Noonan (Giants) or Tony Thomas (Cubs)?

Minors | #2008#Ask BA

Neighborgall Decides To Walk Away

J.J. Cooper -

The modern-day Steve Dalkowski has retired. Jason Neighborgall has decided to step away from the game according to Baseball America correspondent Jack Magruder, ending a three-year career with the Diamondbacks […]

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Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between Feb. 16 and 22. Previous transactions available here. Atlanta Braves Signed: LHP Damian Moss Moss bounced from the independent Atlantic […]

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