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Weekend Quick Hits

Chris Kline -

This weekend, we kick things off with one of the feel-good stories of the minors this season. Triple-A Columbus center fielder Brandon Watson extended his hit streak to 41 games, […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Headley Times Ahead For Padres

Matt Eddy -

Chase Headley represents more than Kevin Kouzmanoff’s injury replacement as Padres’ third baseman. The 23-year-old switch-hitter represents more than the Double-A Texas League’s top hitter and top slugger. As the […]

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Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Who are the top prospects for the 2008 draft? Did the Twins take Ben Revere in the first round to save money they could spend later in the draft? How did the Reds wind up with five Canadian draft picks?

Minors | #2007#Ask BA

BAPR Plus: June 15

J.J. Cooper -

Brandon Watson is starting to walk among a pretty elite company. The Columbus leadoff hitter has extended his hitting streak to 40 games, putting him among the longest hitting streaks […]

Minors

Colon Suspended

Josh Leventhal -

Detroit suspended righthanded reliever Roman Colon for seven days because of a physical altercation with teammates during a rehab assignment with Triple-A Toledo, the Detroit Free Press reported. Colon apparently […]

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Gallardo Gets The Call

Matt Eddy -

The Brewers today will call up their second elite prospect of the season from Triple-A Nashville with the promotion of righthander Yovani Gallardo. He likely will replace the injured Chris […]

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The Business Front

Josh Leventhal -

Stories Making Headlines Around Baseball • The Toronto Globe and Mail profiles Fort Myers assistant GM Andrew Seymour, the man behind tonight’s promotion “Don’t Be a Bengal, Be a Good […]

Minors

BAPR Plus: June 14

J.J. Cooper -

There were no 37-run games on Wednesday, and Brandon Watson’s hitting streak took the day off along with the rest of the International League, but Wednesday’s games did include plenty […]

Minors

The Business Front

Josh Leventhal -

Stories Making Headlines Around The Minors • Folks in Reno are getting ready to celebrate, as relocating a Triple-A team to Northern Nevada took a big step forward when SK […]

Minors

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

Why should teams buy into slotting draft bonuses? What's the scouting report on ambidextrous pitcher Pat Venditte? What's better, the No. 1 pick with no compensation choices, or no early pick but extra compensation choices?

Minors | #2007#Ask BA

BAPR Plus: June 13

J.J. Cooper -

There are nights where you have to love minor league baseball, and Tuesday was one of those days. Whether it was Brandon Watson extending his hitting streak to an amazing […]

Minors

Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’™s installment considers all transactions reported between June 2-8. Last week’™s transactions available here. No 2007 draft picks were reported as signed last week, but that will change beginning […]

Minors | #Transactions