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Jim Callis -

Where does the Twins' Trevor Plouffe rank among minor league shortstop? How good is the Reds' top-heavy farm system? What are the rules for compensation for unsigned draft picks?

Minors | #2007#Ask BA

BAPR Plus: August 10

J.J. Cooper -

If 2007 is the year of the hitting streak (with four streaks of 30 games or more), this is the week of the home-run streak. Ryan Royster and Josh Rodriguez […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: August 9

J.J. Cooper -

If Tuesday’s story was home runs hit all over the minors, pitchers got their revenge on Wednesday. Ian Kennedy, Jo-Jo Reyes, James McDonald and Jonah Nickerson were among the pitchers […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: August 8

J.J. Cooper -

Fittingly on the night that Barry Bonds hit his 756th home run, home runs were also the story of the night around the minors. Evan Longoria hit his first Triple-A […]

Minors

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’™s installment considers all transactions reported between July 28-August 3. Last week’™s transactions available here. Or visit the transactions archive. Draft picks are presented alphabetically by position here, but […]

Minors | #Transactions

Kershaw Jumps To Double-A

J.J. Cooper -

Lefthander Clayton Kershaw is skipping right past high Class A . The Dodgers announced their top pitching prospect will report to Double-A Jacksonville for his next start. Kershaw was 7-5, […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

BAPR Plus: August 7

J.J. Cooper -

Brandon Wood has hit three home runs in the past two days while Matt Maloney and Will Inman have enjoyed their changes of scenery to new teams. Each threw a […]

Minors

Detwiler Earns Promotion

Josh Leventhal -

Nationals 2007 first-round pick Ross Detwiler was promoted to high Class A Potomac and is scheduled to make his Carolina League debut on Thursday at Frederick. Detweiler, the sixth overall […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

BAPR Plus: Aug. 6

J.J. Cooper -

There’s plenty of good news for Red Sox fans in today’s BAPR Plus with Jed Lowrie hitting a pair of home runs and Justin Masterson picking up plenty more strikeouts, […]

Minors

Rohrbough Promoted To Rome

Ben Badler -

The Atlanta Braves promoted lefthander Cole Rohrbough from Rookie-level Danville to low Class A Rome last night. Rohrbough has been one of the best pitchers in the minor leagues this […]

Minors | #Daily Dish