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Update on Tampa Bay Rays NYPL graduates


A follow-up to last week's NYPL Graduates of 2013, this is entirely devoted to Rays players. Taylor Guerrieri is ranked high in the Rays system, but what's he been doing since Tommy John surgery...

Shane Peterson and Caleb Clay earn PCL honors


The Pacific Coast League announced that Shane Peterson of the Sacramento River Cats and Caleb Clay of the Salt Lake Bees have been named Pacific Coast League Player and Pitcher of the Week for the...

Toronto Blue Jays promote prospect Aaron Sanchez


The Toronto Blue Jays are expected to promote right-handed pitching prospect Aaron Sanchez to the big league roster. Here's a report on his outlook.

Twins prospect Trevor May back in action


Minnesota Twins pitching prospect Trevor May is off the disabled list at Triple-A Rochester.

Moya, Pitching Highlight 2014 Eastern League ASG


Steven Moya hit a grand slam to help the Western squad defeat the East in the Eastern League All-Star Game. But pitchers Ty Blach and Hoby Milner also stood out.

Red Sox promote catcher Christian Vazquez


With veteran A.J. Pierzynski on the way out of town, the Red Sox promoted catcher Christian Vazquez to the major leagues.

Cubs promote prospect Arismendy Alcantara


The Chicago Cubs have promoted infield prospect Arismendy Alcantara to the major league roster.

Triple-A All-Star HR contest participants named


List includes Mike Hessman, who recently clubbed his 400th career minor league home run.

Astros first-rounder Brady Aiken has elbow problem


Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that 2014 Houston Astros first-round pick Brady Aiken has an elbow problem, delaying his contract agreement.

Why the PCL HR leader isn't an All-Star


Adam Duvall could still be added as a replacement though.


Twins OF prospects Byron Buxton, Nate Roberts back


Minnesota Twins outfield prospect Byron Buxton, rated as the top prospect in baseball pre-season, has returned to action in High-A after season-long wrist problems. Teammate Nate Roberts, another...

Cubs OF Jorge Soler returns to action in Double-A


Chicago Cubs outfield prospect Jorge Soler returns to action in Double-A with a home run.

Dbacks send Thatcher to Angels for prospects


The Arizona Diamondbacks sent pitcher Joe Thatcher and outfielder Tony Campana to the Los Angeles Angels today for a pair of prospects, outfielder Zach Borenstein and pitcher Joey Krehbiel.

Cubs trade Samardzija, Hammel to A's for prospects


The Chicago Cubs traded starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland Athletics for shortstop prospect Addison Russell, outfield prospect Billy McKinney, and pitcher Dan Straily. Here's...

Red Sox prospect Sean Coyle finds keys to success


Sean Coyle has emerged again as a top hitting prospect in the Red Sox system. And he credits much of that to the influence of former Boston catcher Rich Gedman. Coyle reflects on that and his being...

Hessman sets International League home run record


Toledo Mudhens slugger Mike Hessman set the all-time International League home run record this week. He's spent half his life playing professional baseball and now has 404 career home runs, 259 in...

Pacific Coast League announces '14 All-Star team


The PCL All-Stars will play the International League All-Stars on Wednesday, July 16 in Durham, North Carolina.

2014 July 2 IFA Signing Bonus Central


A central location for all major 2014 International Free Agent signings.

Billy Hamilton, Jose Abreu: Rookies of the Month


Billy Hamilton of the Cincinnati Reds and Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox were named Rookies of the Month for June by MLB.

Houston Astros promote Domingo Santana to majors


The Houston Astros promoted top outfield prospect Domingo Santana to the major leagues this afternoon.

2013 NY-P League graduates results in 2014


Short-A ball shows a small amount of what a player is capable of. Here, we review what they've proven in the first half of their first full professional season.

Cincinnati Reds sign Cuban pitcher Raisel Iglesias


The Reds have signed Cuban 24-year-old Cuban right-hander Raisel Iglesias to a seven-year contract.

The Tempurpedics- New prospects for daily tracking


More names to add to the growing list of players tracked every day.

2014 MLB Futures Game roster review: United States


Here's a summary of the 2014 MLB Futures Game United States roster.

Royals assess 2014 first rounder Brandon Finnegan


Royals senior advisor to the general manager says Finnegan has three plus pitches and expects him to move through the system quickly.

Prospect Notes: Sean Nolin and Daniel Norris, Jays


Toronto Blue Jays pitching prospects Sean Nolin and Daniel Norris are in the news, one for a bad reason and one for a good.

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