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AA Dish: Fowler Makes It 10

Ben Badler -

The Eastern League and the Southern League were off yesterday, but Rockies center fielder Dexter Fowler played and didn’t miss a beat. TEXAS LEAGUE Prospect Of The Day Dexter Fowler […]

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Freidrich Catches Callis’ Eye

Jim Callis -Premium Content

I've been staging hypothetical 10-round drafts in this space since 2003, and last year my best pick ever fell right into my lap. I randomly drew the 11th selection in each round, and sitting there waiting for me was Georgia high school outfielder Jason Heyward. He's now tearing up the low Class A South Atlantic League for the Braves as an 18-year-old, quickly becoming one of the game's best prospects. Here's who I picked this year.

Minors | #2008#Column

A’s Promote Cahill To Double-A

Ben Badler -

The Athletics sent one of the minor leagues’ most dominant pitchers from high Class A to Double-A today, promoting righthander Trevor Cahill from Stockton to Midland. Cahill’s lively sinker and curveball […]

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Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Which teams had the best drafts? Was supplemental first-rounder Jeremy Bleich a steal or a reach for the Yankees? Were the Athletics wise to gamble on several top talents who slipped because of signability?

Minors | #2008#Ask BA

AAA Dish: Davis Still Mashing

Ben Badler -

Chris Davis had another big game, Nick Adenhart continued his struggles and Jed Lowrie collected three hits in yesterday’s Triple-A slate. PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE Prospect Of The Day Chris Davis […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Prospect Hot Sheet: June 13

We're back. After a one-week hiatus of the normal Hot Sheet while we attended to the Major League Baseball draft, we're back with our weekly listing of which prospects had the best weeks around the minors. We've worked in a lot of new faces this week, including several players, like Jon Jay and Adam Moore, who find themselves blocked by more highly regarded prospects a level above them. It may mean they struggle to make it to the big leagues in their current organization, but at least they can rest assured that the Hot Sheet noticed them.

Minors | #2008#Prospect Hot Sheet