While Top Padres Prospects Come Up, Luis Urias Heads Back To Triple-A
Urias, No. 31 on Baseball America's Top 100 Prospects list, hit just .224/.309/.429 in spring training and battled a tight hamstring.
Nine Players Who Are Unlikely Opening Day Roster Additions
Baseball is filled with unique stories and unlikely big leaguers. Here are nine players J.J. Cooper is thrilled to see get their day in the sun, for a variety of reasons.
'This Is A Real Team': For The San Diego Padres, The Future Is Now
San Diego hasn't felt this type of excitement since 2015, and even then the Padres fell flat. Can this be different?
What To Watch For This Weekend In College Baseball (3/28/19)
Two SEC West showdowns and a matchup of Pacific Northwest rivals highlight this weekend's college baseball schedule.
Kristian Robinson Already Thinking Big
The precocious young outfielder is making a concerted effort to improve his contact rate. From there he will implement other changes, as necessary.
Hard Work Pays Off For Alfredo Garcia
The 19-year-old Venezuelan got into better shape and improved his delivery and arm speed, which could pay off handsomely in 2019.
Drew Rom Embraces Analytical Approach
Drafted out of high school last year, Rom is on board with the new front office's analytical approach to player development.
Jojanse Torres: Astros' Next Dominican Dandy?
Signed at age 22, Torres already has premium velocity and feel for two strong secondary pitches, meaning he is poised to move quickly.
Rafael Marchan Shows Promise Behind The Plate
First noticed on the international scouting scene as a shortstop, Marchan now ranks as one of the Phillies' top catching prospects.
Ryan Hendrix Throws 'Very Special' Curveball
The 24-year-old Hendrix has a breaking ball that draws rave reviews from multiple Reds catching prospects.