21.05.2012 [SB Nation] - Find out who it was, how he did, and what other prospects had performances of note in this week's Mets MinorLeague Update. Zack Wheeler is the Mets top prospect, and profiles as a good number two starter at the big league level.
22.05.2012 [CBSSports.com] - An expected matchup with minorleague callup Graham Godfrey might bring a different result for the Angels on Tuesday night. Los Angeles produced three singles and two doubles during a 2-1 loss at O.co Coliseum on Monday night.
14.05.2012 [ESPN] - AP NEW YORK -- Former first-round draft pick Billy Rowell, selected by the Baltimore Orioles with the ninth overall pick in 2006, has been suspended for 50 games for a second violation for a drug of abuse under the minorleague drug program.
20.05.2012 [Bleacher Report] - The year 2008 was the benchmark for attendance at minorleague baseball games, as more than 43 million fans went through the turnstiles. Through the end of April this year, more than 6.4 million fans have made their way to the park, an increase of more
22.05.2012 [The Augusta Chronicle] - By Billy Byler In the world of affiliated minorleague baseball, Augusta GreenJackets manager Lipso Nava knows his task is to develop the players sent to him and prepare them for the next level. When it comes to speedy prospects Kelby Tomlinson and
22.05.2012 [Santa Cruz Sentinel] - Sunday, the La Selva Beach native signed a minor-league contract with the St. Louis Cardinals. Professional baseball player Aaron Bates didn't stay unemployed long. Less than a week ago, the 6-foot-4, 230-pound first baseman was cut from the Rochester
22.05.2012 [South Bend Tribune] - COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. -- Eight of nine Silver Hawks (24-21) starters recorded at least one hit Monday and starter Jesse Darrah (4-2) didn't allow a run over his 5?254-240? innings as South Bend beat West Michigan (20-25) 6-1 in Class A Midwest League
22.05.2012 [Astros.com] - By Brian McTaggart / MLB.com | 05/21/12 8:30 PM ET HOUSTON -- Armando Galarraga, the pitcher who was denied a perfect game two years ago when umpire Jim Joyce missed a call at first base that would have been the final out, has signed a MinorLeague
21.05.2012 [ESPN (blog)] - Hairston is slated for something like a minorleague rehabilitation assignment on Monday and Tuesday, even though that isn't what it officially is because it will take place at extended spring training in Glendale, Ariz., rather than with one of the
17.05.2012 [Yahoo! Sports (blog)] - Thompson woke up as a member of the Philadelphia Phillies minor-league organization, was traded to the Rays just before lunchtime and arrived in Florida for a game against the Red Sox just before dinner. Known for his speed, he entered the contest in
22.05.2012 [Bucs Dugout] - by WTM on May 21, 2012 11:03 PM EDT -P- Indianapolis blew a three-run lead late, but won anyway over Buffalo, 8-6. Starter Daniel Cabrera went six, allowing three runs on seven hits and two walks. Cabrera fanned four. He left with a 6-3 lead
21.05.2012 [MASNsports.com] - Speaking about his possible return to the Orioles a few minutes ago in the O's clubhouse, Brian Roberts said he thinks he can begin a minorleague rehab assignment sometime within the next few weeks. "I would hope so, yeah. I don't have a day
21.05.2012 [Augusta Free Press] - Akron completes sweep of Squirrels The Akron Aeros (26-14) completed a three-game sweep of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (20-23) with a, 3-2, victory in front of 3041 at Canal Park on Sunday afternoon. It marks the first time the Squirrels have been
21.05.2012 [True Blue LA] - MinorLeague Player of the Day – Nathan Eovaldi - 5 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Hits, 2 K's. Sure he had twice as many walks as strikeouts on Sunday, but Eovaldi still managed to get through 5 innings on just 60 pitches which earned him the player of the day award.
20.05.2012 [Fort Worth Star Telegram] - Double A Frisco: Shortstop Jurickson Profar extended his hitting streak to 29 games on Saturday night. For the season, Profar -- the organization's top prospect -- is hitting .293 with 11 doubles, five triples and four home runs.
20.05.2012 [Timesonline.com] - "We're not jumping into anything or making any rash judgments," Pirates minorleague operations director Larry Broadway said. "There are things he's working on down there that are specific to what he needs to do before he comes up here.
20.05.2012 [Augusta Free Press] - P-Nats rally for W The Potomac Nationals scored two runs in the ninth off against the Carolina Mudcats in a 6-5 comeback win at on a Saturday night at the Pfitz. Kevin Keyes hit a sac fly scoring Zach Walters to send home the crowd of 6101 fans home
21.05.2012 [Bucs Dugout] - by WTM on May 20, 2012 9:25 PM EDT -P- Having scored runs yesterday, Indianapolis got even more radical today and scored more runs than the other team, specifically, four to Buffalo's one. Three Indians' pitchers combined to allow only two hits.
22.05.2012 [NBCSports.com] - Nearly two years after he was almost perfect against the Indians, Armando Galarraga has signed a minorleague contract with the Astros. Galarraga owns a 4.69 ERA over 86 starts and nine relief appearances in the major leagues.
20.05.2012 [True Blue LA] - MinorLeague Player of the Day – Blake Smith - 4 for 5, 2 2B's, 1 3B, 4 RBI's. Smith not only had a big game at the plate on Saturday, but he also drove in the game winning run in the 10th inning to lead the Lookouts to victory.
21.05.2012 [Southwest Riverside News Network] - By Guest Contributor, on May 21, 2012, at 12:39 am Don Drysdale, Mike Piazza, Mark Langston, and Josh Hamilton — what do these baseball icons from different eras have in common? Part of an old fairgrounds surrounded by batting cages
19.05.2012 [WEEI.com] - His .579 slugging percentage is the third best among the organization's minor leaguers, behind only Will Middlebrooks and Mauro Gomez (counting only the minorleague stats for both). He has seven homers, nine doubles and four triples, averaging better
20.05.2012 [FakeTeams] - The AAA levels have been busy in the past two weeks, as we saw a number of prospects move from AA up to their AAA affiliates. Some of the bigger names included Royals' OF Wil Myers and P Jake Odorizzi, and on Thursday we found out that the
20.05.2012 [Bucs Dugout] - by WTM on May 20, 2012 1:24 AM EDT -P- Indianapolis scored a run in the first inning on an error by the shortstop, breaking their string of four straight shutouts. Later on they even scored some earned runs. Thanks to some rare bad pitching, though
19.05.2012 [True Blue LA] - MinorLeague Player of the Day – Jeff Baisley - 3 for 4, 1 2B, 1 HR, 1 BB, 2 RBI's, 2 Runs. Even though his error in the 9th allowed the tying run to score, Baisley still had the best day at the plate to earn this award.
19.05.2012 [Twinkie Town] - by roger13 on May 19, 2012 8:47 AM EDT The Twins farm clubs were two games under .500, finishing their week at 12-14. The first place Beloit Snappers led the way by winning six of seven. New Britain was 3-3 with Rochester (2-5) and Fort Myers (1-5)
22.05.2012 [Seedlings to Stars] - Nick Noonan is having the best season of his six year minorleague career this year while playing for the Fresno Grizzlies. Yesterday he turned in what will likely be one of the best offensive performances turned in all season as he went 4-5 with a
21.05.2012 [Seedlings to Stars] - There's not a lot of commonality between Mets 2B Daniel Muno and Giants RHP Luis Rojas but on Friday they became the latest players to receive 50-game suspensions for violating the MinorLeague Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
17.05.2012 [WEEI.com] - By Alex Speier In all likelihood, Gavin Cecchini will not be a member of the Red Sox. The highly regarded shortstop is a near lock to be off the board by the time the Red Sox have a chance to make their first first-round selection at No. 24 overall.