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Minor League Transactions

Matt Eddy -

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between July 20 and July 25. The previous installment is available here. Draft pick signings are in full swing, and the […]

Minors | #Transactions

Cecil Promoted To Syracuse

Matt Eddy -

Fresh off a dominating start for Double-A New Hampshire on Sunday—a start that included a season-high eight strikeouts in six innings—Brett Cecil received word that he had been promoted to […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

What has gotten into Cubs righthander Jeff Samardzija? Which high draft picks might not sign by the Aug. 15 deadline? Will the Red Sox give knuckleballer Charlie Zink a shot?

Minors | #2008#Ask BA

Prospects On The Move

Matt Eddy -

Because we know it can be difficult to track the various prospect promotions and demotions on all 185 domestic minor league teams, we present a review of what’s happened in […]



Josh Leventhal -

Finding a way to mix Bruce Springsteen with baseball has been a goal of mine for the nearly two years I’ve been at Baseball America. But beyond the occasional lyrical […]


Pair Of VSL Pirates Pitchers Suspended

Matt Eddy -

The commissioner’s office announced 50-game suspensions for two Pirates minor league righthanders on Friday. Venezuela-born Roman Carrasco, 20, and Luis Figuera, 17, were pitching in the Venezuelan Summer League at […]