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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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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, […]


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

Ask BA

Jim Callis -

There have been some eye-popping pitching performances in the Double-A Eastern League this year with Clay Buchholz, Joba Chamberlain, Phil Hughes, Ian Kennedy and Justin Masterson all dominating. Is the offense in the league down or are those guys that good? Also, how did the Mark Teixeira trade affect the top prospect lists for both the Braves and Rangers?

Minors | #2007#Ask BA

J-Rod Drives In Nine

Chris Kline -

When Josh Rodriguez came into the Indians’ system as a second-round pick out of Rice last year, it seemed like only a matter of time before the 22-year-old shortstop would […]

Minors | #Daily Dish

Low Class A Report

Thom Henninger -Premium Content

While most teams strive to field a successful lefty-righty combination at the top of the rotation, few clubs turn out such a pairing on the same day. The Swing of the Quad Cities have such a tandem in lefthander Brad Furnish and righthander Tyler Herron—the Cardinals prospects have pitched on the same day throughout the first three months of the season.

Minors | #2007#Classification Reports#Low Class A