Baseball America Prospect Report

July 6, 2006
Compiled by Baseball America


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-------------------------  Batters ------------------------ 

ORG LVL PLAYERS                        AB  R  H  BI   AVG
ARI SS  Sharpe, Blake SS  ...........   3  0  2   2  .255 - 2B 

ATL R   Coe, Adam 3B  ...............   4  1  1   1  .347 - HR (4) 

BAL SS  Vinyard, Chris 1B  ..........   5  0  3   2  .439 - 2 2B

BOS AA  Moss, Brandon RF  ...........   3  0  2   0  .258
BOS HiA Lowrie, Jed SS  .............   5  2  2   3  .246 - 2B (10)
BOS R   Tapia, Levi C  ..............   5  1  2   1  .263 - HR (1)

CHC AAA Pie, Felix CF  ..............   4  1  2   0  .251 - SB (7), CS (9)
CHC AA  Patterson, Eric 2B  .........   7  1  3   1  .279
CHC AA  Dopirak, Brian 1B  ..........   7  1  2   1  .227
CHC SS  Mercedes, Mario C  ..........   4  0  2   2  .417 - 2B 

CWS HiA Cook, David LF  .............   4  3  2   3  .235 - 2B (15), HR (13)
CWS R   Gartrell, Stephen 1B  .......   4  1  2   1  .261 - 31st round pick
CWS R   Carter, Chris DH  ...........   4  2  1   2  .364 - HR (6)

CIN AAA Denorfia, Chris CF  .........   3  1  1   0  .348 - SB (14)
CIN AAA Encarnacion, Edwin DH  ......   3  1  1   1  .306 - HR (1); rehab
CIN AA  Votto, Joey 1B  .............   5  2  2   2  .323 - HR (18)

CLE AA  Kouzmanoff, Kevin 3B  .......   3  0  2   0  .432
CLE AA  Snyder, Brad RF  ............   3  2  2   0  .269
CLE R   Kinning, Brett 2B  ..........   3  1  2   0  .333 - 2B (3), E (1); 37th round pick

COL AAA Shealy, Ryan DH  ............   4  2  2   1  .288 - HR (14)
COL R   Velazquez, Helder SS  .......   4  1  3   4  .368 - 2B (1), HR (1); 17 years old

DET AAA Raburn, Ryan DH  ............   3  1  1   1  .294 - HR (17)
DET R   Arlet, Luis DH  .............   4  0  3   0  .464 

FLA R   Hickman, Thomas DH  .........   3  0  2   1  .265 - 3B 

HOU AA  Anderson, Josh CF  ..........   4  0  2   0  .308

KC  AA  Maier, Mitch CF  ............   4  0  2   0  .272
KC  HiA Stodolka, Mike 1B  ..........   5  2  3   5  .292 - HR (9)
KC  R   Bianchi, Jeff DH  ...........   5  3  3   0  .432 - SB (1)
KC  R   Taylor, Jason 3B  ...........   6  2  4   2  .481 - 2 2B (2), SB (1)

LAA AAA Mathis, Jeff C  .............   4  1  2   0  .290
LAA AA  Wood, Brandon SS  ...........   4  0  0   0  .296 - 2 E (20)
LAA R   Conger, Hank C  .............   4  3  2   3  .356 - HR (1)

LAD AAA LaRoche, Andy 3B  ...........   5  1  2   0  .320
LAD AA  Hu, Chin Lung SS  ...........   4  0  2   0  .263
LAD R   Rosario, Jovanny CF  ........   5  1  3   2  2.92 - 2B 
LAD R   Garcia, Yosanddy 2B  ........   4  2  2   1  .432 - 3B 
LAD R   Bell, Josh DH  ..............   6  2  2   2  .340 - HR (1)

MIL AA  Moss, Steve CF  .............   5  1  2   1  .260

MIN AAA White, Rondell DH  ..........   4  1  2   1  .350 - HR (1); rehab homer off knuckler Charlie Zink
MIN AA  Oeltjen, Trent LF  ..........   5  1  2   1  .294 - 2B (9)
MIN HiA Roberts, Brandon CF  ........   5  0  2   2  .258 - 2B (9); SB (29)
MIN R   Romero, Deibinson DH  .......   3  2  2   2  .295

NYM R   Voyles, Jeffery 2B  .........   5  1  3   3  .286 - 2B
NYM R   Billingslea, Courtney LF  ...   5  1   2  2  .147 - 2B 

NYY LoA Jackson, Austin CF  .........   5  2  3   1  .263 - 2B, SB
NYY LoA Nunez, Eduardo SS  ..........   6  1  3   1  .238 - 2B, SB
NYY R   Fermin, Felix 1B  ...........   4  0  2   2  .389

PHI AAA Bourn, Michael CF  ..........   3  0  3   2  .429 - 3B (1), SB (1)

PIT AAA Duffy, Chris CF  ............   4  1  2   2  .312 - 3B (1), SB (3), CS (2)

SD  SS  Freese, David 3B  ...........   4  2  2   1  .379 - HR (5), 8-game hitting streak
SD  SS  Cooper, Craig 1B  ...........   2  0  2   1  .392 - 2 2B 

SEA AA  Balentien, Wladimir RF  .....   3  2  2   0  .254 - 2 2B (19)

SF  AAA Frandsen, Kevin 2B  .........   5  2  2   0  .317 - SB (5)
SF  AA  Timpner, Clay CF  ...........   3  1  2   1  .217 - HR (3), 2B (11)
SF  LoA Copeland, Ben LF  ...........   5  3  3   1  .298 

STL AAA Nelson, John SS  ............   3  1  2   1  .244 - HR (16), 2B (9)
STL AA  Stavinoha, Nick RF  .........   5  2  2   0  .271 - 2B (10)
STL AA  Hanson, Travis 3B  ..........   5  0  2   2  .292 - 2B (3)
STL LoA Greene, Tyler SS  ...........   5  2  2   4  .389 - HR (2)
STL LoA Jay, John LF  ...............   5  2  3   3  .385 - 3B

TEX AA  Nickeas, Mike C  ............   3  1  3   0  .204 - 2B (4)
TEX SS  Gerrard, Grant CF  ..........   4  0  3   1  .333  

TOR R   Emanuele, Chris CF  .........   4  2  3   1  .324 - 26th round pick

WAS LoA Baez, Edgardo RF  ...........   5  2  2   1  .352 - 2 2B


-------------------------  Pitchers ----------------------- 

ORG LVL PITCHERS                        IP  H  R  ER  BB  SO    ERA
ARI AA  Mock, Garrett  .............   7.2  4  0   0   3   7   4.22 - W (4-7)
ARI HiA Shappi, A.J.  ..............   3.2  12 12  4   1   0   6.31 - L (5-6); ouch
ARI SS  Butler, Eric  ..............   5.0  5  1   1   2   5   2.75 - W (2-1) 

ATL LoA Stevens, Jake  .............   5.0  6  7   7   5   5   4.94 - L (1-2)

BOS AAA Zink, Charlie  .............   5.0  8  5   3   2   1   4.80 - L (3-1)
BOS SS  Johnson, Kris   ............   2.0  0  0   0   1   1   0.00

CHC AAA Ryu, Jae-Kuk  ..............   0.1  1  0   0   0   0   3.87 - Left after 2 batters
CHC SS  Billek, Mike  ..............   5.1  6  3   3   1   2   4.82 - W (1-0) 

CIN AA  Pelland, Tyler   ...........   5.0  5  6   5   6   3   3.59
CIN R   Wandless, Nicholas   .......   2.2  4  3   3   0   5   3.86 - L (0-2)

COL AAA Jimenez, Ubaldo  ...........   6.2  7  2   2   1   1   6.00 - Second AAA start
COL AA  Morillo, Juan  .............   4.1  8  7   7   6   3   4.12 - L (6-5)
COL HiA Morales, Franklin  .........   7.0  5  1   0   3   5   3.61 - W (5-6)

CWS AA  Liotta, Ray  ...............   2.1  6  8   8   2   0   4.93 - L (3-8)
CWS HiA Egbert, Jack  ..............   6.0  5  1   0   2   7   3.24 - W (6-5)

DET AAA Tata, Jordan  ..............   7.0  3  0   0   2   3   3.34 - W (6-3)
DET AA  Jurrjens, Jair  ............   5.0  8  2   1   2   3   2.45 - W (3-0)
DET LoA Vasquez, Sendy  ............   6.0  3  0   0   4   7   3.02 - W (6-6)
DET R   Righter, Matthew   .........   5.0  4  0   0   1   4   1.93 

HOU AAA Hirsh, Jason  ..............   6.0  1  0   0   1   7   2.28 - W (10-2); combined 1-hitter for Round Rock
HOU LoA Fairchild, Tip  ............   7.0  5  1   1   1   8   1.66 - W (10-3); with a brother named Tip and we ready to flip

KC  HiA Cota, Luis  ................   5.0  6  2   2   1   10  6.94 - W (4-7)
KC  R   Wood, Blake   ..............   1.1  3  1   1   3   1   6.75 - Bad debut for 3rd rounder
KC  R   Arias, Henry   .............   3.0  3  0   0   2   6   0.00

LAA AA  Arredondo, Jose  ...........   9.0  5  0   0   2   8   0.00 - W (1-0); AA debut
LAA R   Bell, Trevor   .............   5.0  4  1   1   2   2   2.57
LAA R   Arredondo, Felipe  .........   2.0  2  0   0   0   5   0.00 - W (1-0); 19 K, 0 ER in 12 IP this season

LAD AAA Miller, Greg  ..............   1.0  0  0   0   2   1   3.48 - W (2-0)

MIL HiA Rogers, Mark  ..............   5.0  5  3   3   6   3   5.07 - 13 BB, 7 K in last 9 IP over two starts

MIN AAA Baker, Scott  ..............   6.0  8  3   3   2   4   2.92 - W (3-2)
MIN AAA Neshek, Pat  ...............   3.0  0  0   0   0   4   1.95 - S (14)
MIN AA  Garza, Matt  ...............   8.0  5  0   0   0   9   2.51 - W (6-2)
MIN HiA Jones, Justin  .............   6.0  6  2   1   1   2   3.99
MIN LoA Mullins, Ryan  .............   9.0  4  0   0   1   6   4.23 - W (2-3)
MIN R   Tippett, Bradley  ..........   1.0  1  0   0   0   2   0.00 - S (4)

NYY AA  DeSalvo, Matt   ............   5.2  3  3   3   7   5   6.11

OAK AAA Windsor, Jason  ............   6.1  11  5   5   1   6   3.98 - W (8-0)
OAK LoA Mazzaro, Vince  ............   6.0  7  3   3   1   8   4.96 - L (7-6)
OAK SS  Deaza, Inoel  ..............   7.0  3  2   1   1   2   2.88 - L (1-1)  

PHI AA  Happ, J.A.  ................   6.0  4  2   2   6   6   3.38 - W (1-1)

PIT AA  Peterson, Matt  ............   4.0  7  5   5   1   1   5.84 - L (5-6)

SD  HiA Ayala, Manny  ..............   4.0  3  1   1   0   7   2.13 - L (0-2); first start in high A in 12th appearance

SEA SS  Kappel, Brian  .............   1.0  1  0   0   1   0   0.00 - S (5)
SEA R   Morrow, Brandon   ..........   1.0  0  0   0   0   1   0.00 - Debut for 5th overall pick

STL HiA Garcia, Jaime  .............   5.0  8  3   3   2   2   3.63
STL SS  Furnish, Brad  .............   5.0  3  1   1   1   4   2.00 - W (1-1)

TB  AAA Orvella, Chad   ............   1.0  1  0   0   0   1   0.87
TB  AA  Niemann, Jeff  .............   7.0  6  2   2   0   8   3.86 - L (0-3)

TOR AAA League, Brandon  ...........   1.0  3  1   1   0   0   2.18 - W (3-2)
TOR AA  Purcey, David  .............   5.0  6  5   5   2   4   5.81 - L (2-2)

WAS HiA Hinckley, Mike  ............   5.0  16 11  9   1   1   5.42 - L (4-5); eek
WAS R   Sanchez, Jose  .............   5.0  4  2   1   0   5   2.12

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