How Scouting Departments Are Handling Life Without Baseball
In a typical year, in March, scouts are in midseason form. The novel coronavirus outbreak has changed that for scouting departments in 2020.
Ranking Baseball's Best Organizations At Winning In The Majors, On The Farm
Nine organizations of the Baseball America era that simultaneously won in the majors and maintained a fertile farm system.
Why Drafting As Scheduled Could Be The Best Move For Baseball
The general feeling is that the draft, like most things on baseball's calendar, will be pushed back.
Nick Madrigal Stays True To Himself As He Prepares For Major League Call Up
Nick Madrigal attributes his development to his ability to stay true to his mental approach at the plate.
Luis Patiño Nearing Majors With Padres Thanks To Velocity Increase
Luis Patiño's fastball now touches 99 mph, which is more than 10 mph faster than when he first arrived in San Diego’s organization.
MLB, Clubs Plan To Address Minor League Pay Impacted By Coronavirus Halt
Minor leaguers are not paid their salaries during spring training. Two teams have reportedly taken steps to ease that burden.
MLB Season Pushed Back Until Mid-May At The Earliest
MLB's decision is in accordance with the CDC's recommendation that no gatherings of more than 50 people be held for eight weeks.
MLB Orders All Teams To Halt Domestic, International Scouting Operations
Clubs will not be able to hold workouts or tryouts, attend high school or college games, showcases or workouts or conduct in-home visits with players.
To Our Readers: Baseball Never Truly Leaves Us
Baseball America is committed to covering the game--and to its readers--as baseball enters uncharted waters caused by the novel coronavirus.
Phillies Sign Venezuelan Outfielder Yhoswar Garcia
The Phillies today signed Yhoswar Garcia, an 18-year-old center fielder from Venezuela and one of the top prospects in the 2019-20 international signing class.