TOP OF THE SYSTEM
A look at how the current top 20 prospects did today. Note that this list doesn’t include players currently in the majors. If a player is in the majors, he will be removed, everyone below him will be shifted up a spot, and a new player will be added to the bottom of the list. Rankings are from the pre-season rankings, and links to each prospect writeup can be...
Brett Carroll was named the IL Batter of the Week.
Earlier today I reviewed the top hitting performers from the past week, with Stetson Allie and Brett Carroll finishing as the top two hitters. They also each took home Player of the Week honors in their respective leagues.
Brett Carroll was named the International League Player of the Week after going 10-for-17 with three homers...
Born: October 3, 1982
Drafted: 10th Round, 308th Overall, 2004 (Marlins)
How Acquired: Minor League Free Agent
College: Middle Tennessee State University
WTM’S PIRATE PLAYER PROFILES
Carroll is a stocky outfielder with good raw power who’s been...
According to the minor league free agent tracker on Baseball America, the Pittsburgh Pirates have added two minor league free agents. The new additions are outfielder Brett Carroll and right-handed pitcher Roman Colon.
Carroll had previous been with the Washington Nationals, and elected free agency this off-season. In 288 career at-bats in the majors he has a .201/.280/.319 line...
Throughout the offseason, The Nats Blog will look back at every player’s 2012 season to summarize and analyze his performance, and we’ll look ahead to his possible role in 2013. We’ll go from #1 Steve Lombardozzi all the way to #63 Henry Rodriguez with about two posts per week until Spring Training. Enjoy.
It’s time for another ridiculous edition of the 2012 Player Wrap...
Congrats to Brett Carroll, Xavier Nady, Steve Lombardozzi, and Chad Tracy, on making Davey Johnson's 25-man roster. And yes: Chad Tracy making his way back to the Majors after a year in exile in Japan is a nice, feel-good, story. Except that it says something about the health of a couple of guys you'd rather have around for Opening Day. Here's Tracy:
VIERA, Fla. (AP) -- Ryan Zimmerman hit a two-run homer and Brett Carroll hit a bases-loaded triple and scored on a throwing error as a Washington Nationals split squad defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-3 Thursday.
Washington starter Edwin Jackson pitched five innings of two-hit ball after giving up 13 earned runs in his past three spring starts. One of those hits was to Atlanta'...
Ryan Zimmerman hit a two-run homer and Brett Carroll hit a bases-loaded triple and scored on a throwing error as a Washington Nationals split squad defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-3 Thursday.
Washington starter Edwin Jackson pitched five innings of two-hit ball after giving up 13 earned runs in his past three spring starts. One of those hits was to Atlanta's Jason Heyward, who...
Via AP on Fox
March 29, 2012
The Nationals announced that they agreed to sign Chad Tracy, Brett Carroll and Xavier Paul to minor league contracts with invitations to Spring Training. The team also confirmed minor league deals for Jeff Fulchino, Waldis Joaquin, Carlos Maldonado, Andres Blanco, Jarrett Hoffpauir and Jason Michaels.