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Twins No. 5 Prospect Suspended

Will Lingo -

The commissioner’s office announced this afternoon that Twins righthander Anthony Swarzak, 21, had been suspended 50 games for testing positive for “a drug of abuse,” in violation of the minor […]

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Tough Year For Yankees Pitchers

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Righthander Humberto Sanchez had Tommy John surgery Wednesday, making him the fourth Yankees pitching prospect to have a significant elbow procedure since the conclusion of the 2006 season. Sanchez, the […]

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Walk This Way

John Manuel -

The Huntsville Stars had no singles among their hits Thursday night and drew 15 walks in a nine-inning game. Rather than an easy victory, though, the Stars were beaten 10-4 […]

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Hughes Overcomes Early Hiccup

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Through his first 10 Triple-A innings, Yankees righthander Phil Hughes had struck out “just” seven batters, walked four and allowed seven earned runs. His effort Wednesday in his third start […]

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BAPR Plus: April 19

J.J. Cooper -

The first triple play of the season highlighted a night where Randy Johnson took a step closer to getting back to the big leagues, Kevin Slowey continued to paint the […]

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Campusano Lands on DL

Chris Kline -

Marlins outfielder Jose Campusano landed on the disabled list today, retroactive to April 18. One of the more exciting players in the organization, the converted infielder just started playing left […]

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Volquez Gets a Do-Over

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Rangers righthander Edinson Volquez is starting over. Volquez, who ranked as the organization’s top prospect a year ago, has pitched well through the system since he was signed out of […]

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Twins Triple-A Dish

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Few organizations handle player development as well as the Twins, and six of their finest prospects were found on Triple-A Rochester’s Opening Day roster. Glen Perkins was quickly recalled to […]

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Webster Back, Gold Out

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Rangers’ outfielder Anthony Webster is expected to be back on the field at Double-A Frisco Thursday when the Roughriders play at home against Corpus Christi. The 2001 15th-round pick missed […]

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Chen Out With Shoulder Injury

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Yung-Chi Chen, the Mariners’ top middle infield prospect, will have surgery on his left shoulder and is slated to miss approximately five months. The 23-year-old Chen hit .295/.365/.443 in a […]

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BAPR Plus: April 19

J.J. Cooper -

Philip Hughes and David Purcey dominated. Dayton stayed undefeated and Kane County and Rome keep losing. Triple-A Philip Hughes watched as Chase Wright skipped Triple-A to join the Yankees rotation […]

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Salem To Honor Hokies

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High Class A Salem announced today that the club will continue to pay respects to fallen Virginia Tech students and faculty for the remainder of the 2007 season. Salem Memorial […]

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Brignac Back

Chris Kline -

Devil Rays shortstop Reid Brignac returned to the lineup Tuesday after sitting out for back-to-back games with some tightness in his right hamstring. The 2004 second-rounder went 1-for-4 with a […]

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