Minor League Baseball
Blue Jays settle with Cecil, strike deal with Dirks
the Tigers after making his major league debut in 2011. Dirks was hampered by back and hamstring injuries last year, when he was limited to 14 games - all in the minor leagues . He has a .276 career average with 24 homers and 100 RBIs.
Yoan Moncada: The next big (and expensive) Cuban slugger
pitchers, while Moncada is likely to need several years in the minor leagues before he's ready to make an impact. But then again ..... who had dominated inferior competition in college or the minor leagues . And then there are the risks inherent with being a pitcher
Q&A with outgoing MLB commissioner Bud Selig | FOX Sports
union. It's a subject of collective bargaining. It's not something the commissioner can unilaterally do. In 2001, the minor leagues had a complete steroid program, a great program. In '02, when we were negotiating, we had the beginning of a steroid
Reed starts the year on a high note at Kapalua
winners-only field at Kapalua has been more successful on Monday than Patrick Reed. Instead of honing his game in the minor leagues before earning a card, Reed tried to Monday qualify into PGA Tour events. He made it six times out of eight tries, an
Orestes Destrade Q&A: Digesting Rays' offseason moves, new hires
It was the same thing in the organization. It was a cumulative task of incredible scouting, incredible coaching in the minor leagues , great development, great coaching on the field level and then this great little nucleus of the operation that is the Rays
Randy Johnson Hall of Fame press conference
simply because after 26. Professional years four years in the minor leagues and 22 in the major leagues. Are really just felt like now ..... myself being a coach. But I do see myself going around the minor leagues and I think that's where I can best help. I can sit downBy choice simply because after 26. Professional years four years in the minor leagues and 22 in the major leagues. Are really just felt like now was my opportunity to have a little bit of timemyself being a coach. But I do see myself going around the minor leagues and I think that's where I can best help. I can sit down with the young kid that might be struggling and
D-backs add veteran Punto; Navarro, Castillo possible catching targets
protection in the event of a trade or if the D-backs decided Ahmed would be better served to open the 2015 season in the minor leagues . Owings is expected to start, likely at second base, but if Aaron Hill takes that spot Owings could move to shortstop
From a researcher's notebook (S.F. Giants edition)
d left the Giants for the same reason after the ’59 season. Worthington’s ethics essentially consigned him to the minor leagues for all of 1961 and ’62, before he returned to the majors in ’63 with the Reds. And in ’64, after getting purchased by
What's to be done about Trea Turner?
organization to behave honorably. Second, I do love the idea that teams should adhere to "the very spirit of the Minor League Baseball Uniform Player Contract." That's rich, it really is. If these things were about spirit, everything would
It's the giving season!
make $6 million per year for (presumably) as long as he lives. This isn't a recent news story, per se, but minor - league baseball players actually earn less money today, adjusting for inflation, than they did in 1976 . Many would presumably qualify