2006 All-Star Futures Game

  WHEN: July 9, 4 p.m. ET
WHERE: Pittsburgh, PA
FORMAT: United States vs. World, seven innings
RESULT: United States 8 World 5
MVP: Billy Butler
Billy Butler
2006 Futures Game
Offense Carries U.S. To Victory
Billy Butler wins MVP award with go-ahead two-run homer

Futures Game Notebook
Scouts tell who impressed them at the Futures Game

Futures Game Blog
The Baseball America staff shares news and notes from Pittsburgh

Alumni All-Stars Premium
Matt Eddy compiled an all-star team of former Futures Game participants

  The Basics
Glimpse Into The Future
Futures Game Rosters for the U.S. and World team with stats

How Are The Rosters Selected?
An explanation of the Futures Game and how it works

Just Add Water
The Futures Game continues to grow into a significant event

Futures Game Development Premium
Will Lingo tells how the futures dream has become a great reality

U.S. Team Features
Josh Fields Premium
Fields quickly proves he made right choice

Kurt Suzuki Premium
Suzuki makes strides with bat at Midland

Neil Walker Premium
Walker gets his chance to shine in front of hometown crowd

  World Team Features
Jose Tabata Premium
Tabata shines in SAL at tender age of 17

Radhames Liz Premium
Everything is clicking for the electric Liz

Yovani Gallardo Premium
Gallardo continues rise toward Milwaukee

Past Futures Games
2005 Futures Game
World 4, U.S. 0; Justin Huber wins the Futures Game MVP award

2004 Futures Game
U.S. 4, World 3; Aaron Hill wins the Futures Game MVP award

July 7, 2006
Will Lingo compared prospects and discussed the Futures Game

July 6, 2006
Chris Kline talked about prospects and the Futures Game