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Basketball Pays Off

Matt Forman -Premium Content

A three-sport star in high school, Arnett was invited to try out for the Indiana basketball team during his junior year. The training got Arnett into great physical shape and was the beginning of a spectacular season that concluded with him being drafted in the first round by the Brewers.

Minors | #2009#Classification Reports#Short-Season

Young Gun

Jim Shonerd -Premium Content

Martin Perez spends his down time doing a lot of the same things most 18-year-olds do: talking on the phone, surfing the Internet and the like. But put him on the mound and it quickly becomes apparent that Perez is no ordinary 18-year-old.

Minors | #2009#Classification Reports#Low Class A

Angel Arms

Jeffrey Zampanti -Premium Content

While the Angels forfeited their first-round selection in the 2008 draft, it appears they more than made up for it with their second- and third-round picks. Talented righthanders Tyler Chatwood and Ryan Chaffee are emerging as two of the organization's most intriguing prospects.

Minors | #2009#Classification Reports#Low Class A

Staying Loose

Conor Glassey -Premium Content

To some, seeing Rockies lefthander Christian Friedrich picking up where he left off last year with the low Class A Asheville Tourists was a bit of a surprise. Most college pitchers taken in the first or supplemental first rounds the year before began their first full season in high Class A or even Double-A.

Minors | #2009#Classification Reports#Low Class A