Akil Baddoo has done a nice job as Cedar Rapids’ leadoff man throughout the year. While his batting average his not high, his on-base percentage has been on base between 35% and 40% through most of the season. Alex Kirilloff was promoted, but Royce Lewis.
Grant Desme returns to professional baseball, eight years after leaving to pursue priesthood - CBSSports.com
by: R.J. Anderson — CBS Sports 28 Jun
Once a top prospect who retired at 23 to become a priest, Desme is now playing for the Barnstormers
by: Nick Piecoro, Arizona Republic — The Arizona Republic 27 Jun
A compelling case could be made that trading for the Orioles’ Manny Machado would be the right move at the right time for the Diamondbacks.
by: N/A — SweetSpot: Twins Daily 27 Jun
There was plenty of action in the system on Tuesday even with Elizabethton’s doubleheader getting rained out. A left-handed starter delivered another strong performance as he makes his way back into the prospect picture, a grand slam powered the Kernels..
by: N/A — MiLB: Syracuse Chiefs 27 Jun
Matt Reynolds knocked home the winning run in the bottom of the tenth inning with a double. Reynolds finished the night with four hits, including two doubles and two RBIs.
by: N/A — SweetSpot: Twins Daily 25 Jun
2018 has been an interesting year for Jake Cave, full of twists and turns, ups and downs. He just might be on the verge of joining the Twins again this week. After spending the majority of his professional career in the New York Yankees system, he was...
by: N/A — MiLB: Syracuse Chiefs 22 Jun
Jacob Wilson worked a walk to lead off the frame. Bengie Gonzalez came in to pinch run for Wilson at first base. The Plates scored the game's first in the seventh.
by: Amy Moritz — Buffalo News 21 Jun
Murphy Smith was having trouble locating his fastball in the first inning. And that was enough to put the Buffalo Bisons on the losing en...
by: N/A — SweetSpot: Twins Daily 14 Jun
With the first half of the season quickly coming to a close for some of the Twins minor league affiliates, taking a couple extra victories before the second half remains the goal. In day matinee, Jose Miranda stole the show in a losing effort for the...