1. Ankiel's Return Evokes Memories of Great Plays with Nats

    The Nationals announced several changes to their minor league coaching staff on Thursday, most notably a few assistants getting promoted with the addition of three new names to the organization...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 21 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  2. Duda Hoping to Find His Groove Against LHP

    While New York City continues to endure bitter freezing temperatures and icy cold arctic winds, down in Port St. Lucie, Florida the weather is sunny and perfect as the first signs of Spring Training begin to emerge...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 21 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  3. Biggio Almost Started HOF Career with Mets

    Die-hard Mets fans probably don't recite Chris Donnels' statistics on a regular basis, nor recall his contributions to the Amazins' after the club selected him with the 24th pick in the 1987 draft...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 21 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  4. Hamels to St. Louis? Cards Have the Right Prospects

    MLB .com columnist, Richard Justice, wrote a piece yesterday discussing the possibility of Cole Hamels being traded to the Cardinals .....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 21 days ago 297 reads 0 comments

  5. Lively Arm: Phillies Prospect Rising Up Ranks

    PHILADELPHIA -- Ben Lively is the newest piece of the Phillies ' rebuilding effort. The starting pitching prospect was rising through the Reds ' farm system before he was acquired in a trade for veteran outfielder Marlon Byrd on the final day of 2014...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 21 days ago 59 reads 0 comments

  6. After Full Season, Yelich, Ozuna Could Offer Marlins in-House Improvements

    Few teams significantly improved their roster -- at least on paper -- this offseason more than the Miami Marlins ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 21 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  7. Philadelphia Phillies' Top 10 Prospects for 2015

    The Philadelphia Phillies haven’t launched a full-on rebuilding process, at least not yet, but the organization appears to be headed in that direction based on recent trades...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 21 days ago 14,896 reads 10 comments

  8. 5 Key Injury Risks That Need to Pan Out Well for Mets in 2015

    In recent seasons, the New York Mets have been plagued by some unfortunate injuries. Some injuries lasted no more than a few weeks, but others lasted months or even put an end to a player's season...

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  9. Report: Vinny Rottino Signs Minor League Deal with Miami Marlins

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  10. John Franco to Serve as Guest Instructor

    NEW YORK -- John Franco will serve as a guest instructor for a week during spring training, a Mets official confirmed...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 22 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  11. Brian Cleary Readies for Transition to Nationals Scout

    The newest Nationals area scout never considered chasing such a job title. Brian Cleary was a coach and always had been, most recently at the University of Cincinnati...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 22 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  12. So Far, Phillies Making Right Moves

    Pat Gillick stated that the Phillies will not become contenders again until the 2017 or 2018 season. While that may be true, the rebuilding process could be sped up if the Phillies make the right moves, and acquire the right talent...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 22 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  13. Did Ugly End Weaken Roy Halladay's Hall of Fame Chances?

    When Roy Halladay came to the Phillies in the winter before the 2010 season, he was a borderline Hall of Fame pitcher who needed several more dominant seasons and a deep playoff run or two to really cement his case for Cooperstown...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 22 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  14. Who Will Play Left Field for the Phillies?

    When the news broke on New Year's Eve that Ruben Amaro Jr. had dealt Marlon Byrd to the Reds , our first matter of business was to dissect the caliber of prospect the Phillies received in return...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 22 days ago 30 reads 0 comments

  15. Reliever Neris Impressing Phillies in Winter Ball

    PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies had little to play for by Aug. 3 last season, when they called up right-hander Hector Neris from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 22 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  16. Nationals Announce 2015 Minor League Staff

    The Washington Nationals named their Minor League managers, coaches and coordinators for the 2015 season on Wednesday, including the addition of former Nationals player Rick Ankiel, who will fill a newly-created Life Skills Coordinator role...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 22 days ago 69 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Haven't the Mets Traded for Mariners' SS Brad Miller?

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 22 days ago 636 reads 0 comments

  18. Wilmer Flores Will Probably Be the Mets' Opening Day Shortstop, and That's Okay

    Mets general manager Sandy Alderson reiterated on Wednesday that, in all likelihood, Wilmer Flores will be the team's starting shortstop on Opening Day 2015...

    Aaron Leibowitz Written by Aaron Leibowitz about 22 days ago 1,049 reads 1 comments

  19. Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for 2015

    The Atlanta Braves system may be weak, but the cupboard is far from bare. Twenty-year-old second baseman Jose Peraza's exciting tools and advanced feel for the game have him on ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 22 days ago 24,869 reads 10 comments

  20. Grilli, Pierzynski Fired Up Despite Lesser Roles

    Former closer Jason Grilli and former All-Star catcher A.J. Pierzysnki are both 38 and prepared to fill less-prominent roles after signing as free agents with the Braves ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 22 days ago 1,096 reads 0 comments

  21. Where Do Things Stand at Second Base?

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  22. Fedde Progressing in Rehab from Tommy John Surgery

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  23. Washington Nationals' Top 10 Prospects for 2015

    Lucas Giolito emerged as arguably the top pitching prospect in the minor leagues last year, as the 20-year-old right-hander—in his first full season after Tommy John surgery—dominated ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 22 days ago 4,809 reads 3 comments

  24. Braves Signees Grilli, Pierzynski Fired Up Though Roles Less...

    Former closer Jason Grilli and former All-Star catcher A.J. Pierzysnki are both 38 and prepared to fill less-prominent roles after signing as free agents with the Braves ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 23 days ago 95 reads 0 comments

  25. Report: Braves Have Interest in Reunion with Beachy

    Following the Atlanta Braves ' somewhat surprising decision to non-tender right-hander Brandon Beachy last month, it appears the team is open to a possible reunion...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 23 days ago 149 reads 0 comments