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06-23

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Minor League Update: Games of June 22
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Wilson Karaman

06-22

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Minor League Update: Games of June 21st
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Steve Givarz

06-21

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Minor League Update: Games of June 20
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Steve Givarz

06-20

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Minor League Update: Games of June 19th
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Steve Givarz

06-19

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Minor League Update: Games of June 16th-18th
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Mark Anderson

06-16

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Minor League Update: Games of June 15
by
Wilson Karaman

06-15

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Minor League Update: Games of June 14
by
Steve Givarz

06-14

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Minor League Update: Games of June 13
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Steve Givarz

06-13

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Minor League Update: Games of June 12
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Steve Givarz

06-12

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Minor League Update: Games of June 9th-11th
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Mark Anderson

06-09

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Minor League Update: June 9, 2017
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Wilson Karaman

06-08

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Minor League Update: Games of June 7th
by
Steve Givarz

06-07

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Minor League Update: Games of June 6th
by
Steve Givarz

06-06

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Minor League Update: Games of June 5, 2017
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Steve Givarz

06-05

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10

Minor League Update: Games of June 2nd-4th
by
Mark Anderson

06-02

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Minor League Update: Games of June 1
by
Wilson Karaman

06-01

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Minor League Update: Games of May 31
by
Steve Givarz

05-31

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Minor League Update: Games of May 30
by
Steve Givarz

05-30

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Minor League Update: Games of May 26th-29th
by
Mark Anderson

05-26

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Minor League Update: Games of May 25
by
Wilson Karaman

05-25

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Minor League Update: Games of May 24th
by
Steve Givarz

05-24

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Minor League Update: Games of May 23rd
by
Steve Givarz

05-23

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Minor League Update: Games of May 22nd
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Steve Givarz

05-22

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Minor League Update: Games of May 19-21
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Mark Anderson

05-19

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Minor League Update: Games of May 18
by
Steve Givarz

05-18

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Minor League Update: Games of May 17
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Steve Givarz

05-17

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Minor League Update: Games of May 16
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Steve Givarz

05-16

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Minor League Update: Games of May 15
by
Wilson Karaman

05-15

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Minor League Update: Games of May 12-14
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Mark Anderson

05-12

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Minor League Update: Games of May 11
by
Wilson Karaman

05-11

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Minor League Update: Games of May 10th
by
Steve Givarz

05-10

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Minor League Update: Games of May 9th
by
Steve Givarz

05-09

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Minor League Update: Games of May 8th
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Steve Givarz

05-08

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Minor League Update: Games of May 5th-7th
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Mark Anderson

05-05

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Minor League Update: Games of May 4
by
Wilson Karaman

05-04

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Minor League Update: Games of May 3
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Steve Givarz

05-03

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Minor League Update: Games of May 2
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Steve Givarz

05-02

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Minor League Update: Games of May 1
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Steve Givarz

05-01

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12

Minor League Update: Games of April 28th-30th
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Mark Anderson

04-28

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Minor League Update: Games of April 27
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Wilson Karaman

04-27

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Minor League Update: Games of April 26
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Steve Givarz

04-26

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Minor League Update: Games of April 25
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Steve Givarz

04-25

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Minor League Update: Games of April 24
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Steve Givarz

04-24

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Minor League Update: Games of April 21st-23rd
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Mark Anderson

04-21

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Minor League Update: Games of April 20th
by
Wilson Karaman

04-20

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Minor League Update: Games of April 19th
by
Steve Givarz

04-19

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Minor League Update: Games of April 18th
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Steve Givarz

04-18

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Minor League Update: Games of April 17
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Steve Givarz

04-17

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Minor League Update: Games of April 14th-16th, 2017
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Mark Anderson

04-14

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Minor League Update: Games of April 13th
by
Wilson Karaman

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June 23, 2017 8:16 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 22

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Wilson Karaman

Notes on Willie Calhoun, Chance Adams, Trent Clark, Shane Bieber, Kaleb Cowart, and more.

Hitter of the Day:

Kaleb Cowart, IF, Anaheim Angels (Triple-A Salt Lake City): 6-6, 5 R, 3 2B, 3B, HR, 5 RBI
Yes, the 25-year-old’s career big-league line of .176/.210/.267 has come across two more at-bats than allowed for a position player to retain technical prospect eligibility, and writing about prospects is kind of the point of this column. But…I mean, that box score’s one for the refrigerator, man.


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June 22, 2017 6:00 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 21st

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Steve Givarz

A pair of Dodgers headline yesterday's action.

Hitter of the Day:

Jacob Scavuzzo, OF, Los Angeles Dodgers (Double-A, Tulsa): 3-5, 3 R, 3 HR, 4 RBI, K

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June 21, 2017 6:54 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 20

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Steve Givarz

Notes on Franklin Barreto, Kyle Tucker, Dominic Smith, Dillon Tate, Monte Harrison, Sandy Baez, and more.

Hitter of the Day:

Monte Harrison, OF, Milwaukee Brewers (Low-A, Wisconsin): 2-4, 2 R, 2 HR, 3 RBI
If it wasn’t for injuries, Harrison would be in a much higher level. But now that he is healthy, Harrison is showing off what made him so special. Plus runner, plus (to better) raw power, an arguably 80 arm, and a plus defender. He just needs more time at the plate and to stay healthy for it all to come together.


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June 20, 2017 6:00 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 19th

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Steve Givarz

A pair of Phillies prospects headline yesterday's action.

Hitter of the Day:

Rhys Hoskins, 1B, Philadelphia Phillies (Triple-A, Lehigh Valley): 2-3, 2 R, 2 HR, 2 RBI, BB

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June 19, 2017 6:00 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 16th-18th

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Mark Anderson

Ryan McMahon headlines the weekend action.

Prospect of the Weekend:

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June 16, 2017 9:21 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 15

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Wilson Karaman

Notes on Bo Bichette, Shawn Morimando, Rafael Devers, Stephen Gonsalves, Sandy Alcantara, and more.

Hitter of the Day:

Bo Bichette, SS, Toronto Blue Jays (Low-A Lansing): 7-8, BB, 2 R, 2 2B, HR, 5 RBI, K, SB
Well, that’s one way to navigate a doubleheader. Bichette has been laying waste to Midwest League pitching this season, with yesterday’s outburst lifting him to .400 for the season. The approach stands out, and the bat speed ain’t bad either. With High-A looming, Bichette has a chance to evolve into one of the premier offensive prospects in the minors by years end if he can continue his assault at the next level.


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June 15, 2017 6:00 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 14

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Steve Givarz

Notes on Mickey Moniak, A.J. Puk, Zach Granite, Kyle Funkhouser, and more.

Hitter of the Day:

Grayson Greiner, C, Detroit Tigers (Double-A, Erie): 2-3, 2 R, 2 HR, 6 RBI
Drafted in the 3rd round in 2014 from the University of South Carolina-Columbia. Grayson is a unicorn as he is a 6’6” catcher who can stick behind the plate. A broken hamate bone in 2015 set his development back as he is still looking to regain some power that he has in his body.


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June 14, 2017 8:29 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 13

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Steve Givarz

Notes on Zack Collins, Luis Castillo, Jahmai Jones, Jose Miguel Fernandez, Jorge Alfaro, and more.

Hitter of the Day:

Zack Collins, C, Chicago White Sox (High-A, Winston-Salem): 2-3, R, 2B, HR, RBI, BB, K
Drafted in the first round in 2016 from the University of Miami (FL). Collins has hit a roadblock in High-A, working deep counts, but striking out a lot, making a detriment of his patience at times. He still has an OBP of over .380, and is slugging over .440. Reports on his catching seem mixed as he can struggle with receiving and lacks overall athleticism behind the plate.


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June 13, 2017 8:27 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 12

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Steve Givarz

Notes on Michael Chavis, Corbin Burnes, Colton Welker, Hudson Potts, Cal Quantrill, and more.

Hitter of the Day:

Michael Chavis, 3B, Boston Red Sox (High-A, Salem): 3-3, 3 R, 3 H, HR, RBI
Drafted in the 1st round, in the 2014 MLB Draft from Sprayberry HS in Marietta GA, Chavis big raw power has showcased itself into more game power than ever before. He has already surpassed his prior career high (16) and while the K’s are high, if he is slugging .694, I think we can overlook it.


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June 12, 2017 6:00 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 9th-11th

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Mark Anderson

Brendan Rodgers, Nick Senzel, and Francisco Mejia headline the weekend action.

Prospect of the Weekend:

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June 9, 2017 6:00 am

Minor League Update: June 9, 2017

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Wilson Karaman

Notes on Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Eloy Jimenez, Francisco Mejia, Triston McKenzie, and more.

Hitter of the Day:

Francisco Mejia, C, Cleveland Indians (Double-A Akron): 2-5, 2 R, 2 HR, 3 RBI, K
I don’t have much to note here beyond what Steve said yesterday, after the last time Mejia homered twice.


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June 8, 2017 6:00 am

Minor League Update: Games of June 7th

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Steve Givarz

Frankie Mejia, Brent Honeywell, Dakota Hudson and more on today's MLU.

Hitter of the Day:

Francisco Mejia, C, Cleveland Indians (Double-A, Akron): 4-5, 3 R, 2 HR, 6 RBI, BB (DH)
As we have talked about many, many times here, it is hard evaluating catchers. Success can exist in two spectrums. You could be the all-star caliber defender and just hope to hit enough (ex. Reese McGuire), or you could be the all-star caliber hitter and just hope to be a capable enough defender (ex. Jorge Alfaro). Mejia has a chance to be both, which is frightening.


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