With less than two weeks remaining of spring training, the Oakland A's added outfield depth to their system on Thursday, claiming outfielder Kent Matthes off waivers from the Colorado Rockies. What does Matthes bring to the A's organization?
The Baseball News Source Top MLB Prospects of the Week report is a weekly rundown on the Top 10 prospects from each one week period, reported to you each Sunday.This is not meant to be a list of the top prospects in the game, rather this is a report of the prospects who had the best performances based on talent/ability level, respective league difficulty, and progression (as well...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer College baseball's regular season is rounding third and heading for home, and while many teams will spend the next three weeks jockeying for position in the NCAA tournament, five have shown they are a cut above the rest.
North Carolina (41-4), Vanderbilt (39-6), LSU (39-6), Virginia (38-8) and Oregon State (34-8) look to...
Organizational Talent Rankings via Baseball America
2012 (16) | 2011 (10) | 2010 (10) | 2009 (20) | 2008 (7)
2012 Affiliate Records
MLB: [64-98] NL West
AAA: [75-69] Pacific Coast League – Colorado Springs
AA: [75-64] Texas League — Tulsa
A+: [73-67] California League – Modesto
A: [88-52] South Atlantic League – Asheville
A(ss): [32-44] Northwest League — Tri-City
You might have deciphered a pattern by now, but if you haven’t, we will be looking at the teams in the likely order that they will be drafting in 2013. A quick look at the Rockies this year shows that they have been a huge disappointment. However, they have had some good performances from some good young players. Josh Rutledge was promoted from AA Tulsa when Troy Tulowitzki...
As Spring Training rapidly approaches and speculation surrounding the future of baseball’s brightest prospects spreads like wildfire, The Golden Sombrero will highlight some of the notable and intriguing Spring Training invitees from each organization.
Christian Friedrich*, LHP: After the Rockies drafted Friedrich with the 25th overall pick in the 2008 draft, he posted a 6-5...