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Angels Top 10 Prospects List

Kary Booher -

The Angels Top 10 Prospects list has now been posted, and subscribers can see scouting reports on the Top 10.  But for our blog readers, here’s the list. Feel free […]


Cardinals Minor Leaguer Suspended

Matt Eddy -

Cardinals minor league second baseman Wilfred Vivas received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for metabolites of Methandienone, a performance-enhancing substance. The 19-year-old native of Venezuela, who signed with St. […]


The Best Of The Rest

Jim Callis -Premium Content

Nothing we do at Baseball America sparks as much debate as our organization Top 10 Prospects lists. It's a given that fans (and sometimes the teams themselves) will get outraged by where guys rank—go look for some Nick Hagadone discussion on any Red Sox message board—or by the fact that they missed out altogether. We have the same arguments within the walls of BA, and we can get just as spirited. Even with the thinnest of farm systems, our writers usually agonize over not having enough room on the Top 10 to include everyone they want. So for the sixth straight year, we present our American League all-non-Top 10 team.

Minors | #2008#Column

The Silver Touch

Josh Leventhal -

Naomi Silver swears she was not trying to follow in her father's footsteps. It was only after the Rochester Red Wings' chief operating officer helped save minor league baseball in neighboring Batavia that she realized how the act so closely resembled an achievement of her father some 50 years ago.

Minors | #2008#Awards#Executive Of The Year

Working Wonders

Conor Glassey -

In today's age, the minor league teams drawing the most fans are typically those with the newest ballparks. That's not the case with the Birmingham Barons. Sure, Regions Park is newer than the stadium they left, but that can be said of every ballpark in America. After all, Rickwood Field is the oldest standing ballpark in the country.

Minors | #2008#Awards#Freitas Awards