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BAPR Plus: Aug. 21

J.J. Cooper -

You’ve seen a lot recently here about outfielders who are hitting after being promoted, but there are several pitchers who are also getting comfortable in new cities. Clayton Kershaw and […]

Minors

Jay Bruce On . . .

Chris Kline -

Reds outfielder Jay Bruce keeps himself informed on what’s going on around the game. And not just his 2005 draft class, either. The 20-year-old outfielder for Triple-A Louisville stopped by […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

DSL Phillies Win 19 Straight

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There’™s nothing like a winning streak to get a team going. But when it’™s a 19-game streak, things are a little unprecedented’”even if it’™s the Rookie-Level Dominican Summer League. The […]

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BAPR Plus: Aug. 20

J.J. Cooper -

Sunday night was all about home runs. Juan Francisco hit three home runs to take over the Midwest League home run lead. Val Pascucci hit his 31st and 32nd home […]

Minors

McCutchen, Walker Jump To Triple-A

J.J. Cooper -

The vaunted outfield class of 2005 keep climbing the ladder. Cameron Maybin joined Justin Upton in the big leagues this week and now Andrew McCutchen has joined Jay Bruce in […]

Minors

Masterson Heads To The D.L.

J.J. Cooper -

Portland’s Justin Masterson was one of the minors hottest pitchers in July. His August has not gone as well, and it just got a little worse as the Sea Dogs […]

Minors

Rays’ Houser Suspended

J.J. Cooper -

Devil Rays lefthander James Houser has been suspended for 50 games for testing positive for a performance enhancing substance. Houser is one of the highest profile prospects to be nabbed […]

Minors

Maybin To Majors

John Manuel -

Anything you can do, Justin Upton . . . Tigers prospect Cameron Maybin has been linked to Upton since they were the top two prep hitters in the 2005 draft […]

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BAPR Plus: August 17

J.J. Cooper -

Steven Pearce started this season hoping to prove he was too good for high Class A. Now he’s making an argument that he’s ready for a big league callup. Craig […]

Minors

Triple-A Report

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Daric Barton is waiting patiently in Sacramento, as he would on a nine-pitch walk. The River Cats first baseman—and the Athletics' top position prospect—doesn't know when he'll get his opportunity to sip the big league coffee, but he'll be ready.

Minors | #2007#Classification Reports#Triple-A

O’s Update

Chris Kline -

While the signing of Matt Weiters late Wednesday night overshadowed everything else going on in the Orioles’ system as Baltimore fans released a collective sigh of relief, there are also […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

BAPR Plus: August 16

J.J. Cooper -

You would expect to see plenty of 95 mph fastballs in a matchup of Clayton Kershaw and Jacob McGee. One of the two pitchers lived up to expectations on Wednesday. […]

Minors

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers transactions reported between Aug. 4-13. Arizona Diamondbacks Draft picks signed: OF Tyrell Worthington (5) Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Dustin Nippert, RHP Yusmeiro Petit Placed on minor […]

Minors | #Transactions

All Dressed Up

Josh Leventhal -

With their $50 million stadium under construction, roughly 2,000 season tickets already sold and various merchandise being bought in bundles at the souvenir shop, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs took another […]

Minors | #Business Beat

Victory!

Josh Leventhal -

I have to disclose a bias when it comes to Fresno’s upcoming promotion: Johnny Drama vs. Dwight Schrute Night. It’s no contest. Drama wins. In fact there may not be […]

Minors | #Business Beat

BAPR Plus: August 15

J.J. Cooper -

Radhames Liz almost picked up his second no-hitter of the season and Josh Rodriguez and Travis Vetters kept up their home run binges. Triple-A Jason Pridie hit five home runs […]

Minors