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Rays’ Tim Beckham Trying To Stick At Shortstop

Jim Callis -Premium Content

After the Rays made Tim Beckham the No. 1 overall pick in the 2008 draft, he stated that he planned on becoming an all-star and possibly a Hall of Famer. After his first three years in pro ball, however, it wasn't apparent what Tampa Bay saw in Beckham to have passed up Buster Posey and Eric Hosmer with that top draft choice.

Minors | #2011#Futures Game

Hometown Heroes Power U.S.

Jim Callis -

ANAHEIM—In the biggest offensive explosion in Futures Game history, the United States thumped the World 9-1 Sunday afternoon at Angel Stadium. Hometown heroes Hank Conger and Mike Trout provided much of the offense.

Minors | #2010#Futures Game

Futures Game: World

Will Lingo -

The 25-man roster for the World team in the Futures Game. Major League Baseball and Baseball America work with the 30 major league clubs to determine rosters for the annual All-Star Futures Game, a matchup of top minor league prospects played the Sunday before the major league All-Star Game. This year's event is July 11 in Anaheim. The game features a United States-World matchup, with two 25-man rosters made up of 10 pitchers, two catchers, four corner infielders, four middle infielders and five outfielders.

Minors | #2010#Futures Game

Futures Game: United States

Will Lingo -

The 25-man roster for the U.S. team in the Futures Game. Major League Baseball and Baseball America work with the 30 major league clubs to determine rosters for the annual All-Star Futures Game, a matchup of top minor league prospects played the Sunday before the major league All-Star Game. This year's event is July 11 in Anaheim. The game features a United States-World matchup, with two 25-man rosters made up of 10 pitchers, two catchers, four corner infielders, four middle infielders and five outfielders.

Minors | #2010#Futures Game