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Reds Promote Stubbs To Double-A

Nathan Rode -

Reds outfielder Drew Stubbs, the organization’s No. 5 prospect entering the season has been promoted to Double-A Chattanooga. The eighth overall pick in 2006, Stubbs hit .261/.366/.406 in 303 at-bats with 27 […]

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AAA Dish: The Picture Of Symmetry

Matt Eddy -

INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE Prospect Of The Day You won’t find 22-year-old Asdrubal Cabrera in this year’s Indians Top 30. It’s not because the switch-hitting shortstop/second baseman is not talented; it’s because […]

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Low A Dish: Locked In

Anthony Tynan -

Midwest League Prospect Of The Day 2008 first-round pick Brett Wallace (Cardinals) went 3-for-3 with two doubles for Quad Cities. After going 0-for-2 in his professional debut, Wallace has hit […]

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A Decade Of Stars

Will Lingo -

To mark the 10th game in New York, let's take a quick look back at the first nine Futures Games and note the players who really stand out in our memories from each year.

Minors | #2008#Column

Second Chance

J.J. Cooper -

For a guy who was moved to the mound because he couldn't hit, Brandon Taylor sure is crushing the ball. Two years after the Cubs moved him to the mound to take advantage of his 92-94 mph fastball, Taylor ranked in the top five of the Golden League in most offensive categories. He was hitting .422/.472/.798 with 10 home runs, 11 doubles and only eight strikeouts in 109 at-bats. With numbers like that, and a rediscovered love of the game it's safe to say that Taylor's days as a pitcher are long gone.

Minors | #2008#Independent Audit

Sweet 16

Austin Maloney -Premium Content

Most baseball players Wilmer Flores' age are enjoying summer ball after their high school seasons, hoping to be seen by a college coach or a pro scout while they worry about facing the pitcher from the next town over. Flores, on the other hand, is getting used to a new culture, facing pitchers who in most cases are several years older than him, and starting his professional career.

Minors | #2008#Classification Reports#Short-Season