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The return of Fautino de los Santos

As we know TJ surgery surgery is not a sure procedure. FDLS had tj surgery with multiple setbacks. Back in 2007 he was a Future's game participant and later named the #1 prospect in the white sox...

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BA Oakland A's top 10

http://www.baseballamerica.com/today/prospects/rankings/organization-top-10-prospects/2010/269399.html     TOP TENPROSPECTS 1. Chris Carter, of/1b 2. Michael Taylor, of 3. Grant...

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Chris Carter MiLBY for Overall Minor League Hitter of the Year.

Surprising choice.   http://oakland.athletics.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20091222&content_id=7841378&vkey=news_oak&fext=.jsp&c_id=oak Adding in his numbers from a brief Triple-A debut at...

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PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE TOP 20 PROSPECTS

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUETOP 20 PROSPECTS1. Buster Posey, c, Fresno (Giants)2. Neftali Feliz, rhp, Oklahoma City (Rangers)3. Travis Snider, of, Las Vegas (Blue Jays)4. Michael Saunders, of, Tacoma (M...

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Texas League Top 20 Prospects

1. Mat Latos, rhp, San Antonio (Padres) 2. Justin Smoak, 1b, Frisco (Rangers) 3. Chris Carter, 1b, Midland (Athletics) 4. Jhoulys Chacin, rhp, Tulsa (Rockies) 5. Brett Wallace, 3b, Springfield (C...

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BA minor league player of the yr

    http://www.baseballamerica.com/today/prospects/prospect-hot-sheet/2009/268861.html    Team: high Class A Myrtle Beach (Carolina) / Double-A Mississippi (Southern) / Triple-A Gwinnett...

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2008 ace trade review: boom or bust?

SO i was curious around a yr + later, how the santana/harden trade returns for 2 small market teams look Twins and A's look so far   Santana kind put Minn in a corner and forced their hand, to...

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the rise of gio gonzalez

His last 4 starts vs the yankees, red sox, rangers, and orioles have gotten some attention. Seems like he's been on the prospect radar for awhile having been involved in several major trades,...

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is Chris Carter the next Ryan Howard???

http://web.minorleaguebaseball.com/milb/stats/stats.jsp?pos=1B&sid=milb&t=p_pbp&pid=474892   discuss.   leads the texas league w/ a .975 OPS, next best player is 50 pts less. Carter leads the texas...

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Adrian Cardenas

Any thoughts on his future? He didnt make BAs top 30 or so prospects last week. Is he  considered a guy with polished hitting ability but not alot of upside? Did his short stint in AAA hurt his...

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Jemile Weeks....What do you think?

He was the 12th overall pick in the 2008 draft. By most projections he was considered  to be chosen in the 20's, a fringe 1st rd type. Then late draft, he became a high riser due to the lack of...

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Vin Mazzaro

  So i was reading this week BA prospect hot sheet. "Mazzaro doesn't have any outstanding pitches, but he throws strikes and keeps the ball on the ground, which is why he has a 2.38 ERA in...

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CF prospect smackdown Borbon vs Brown

  Both these players were among the better college OFs in the 07 draft and now looks like future CFs for the AL West teams around 2010-2011.   Julio Borbon Rangers:     Texas...

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Matt Sulentic: stud or dud?

    From the prospect experts out there, i'd like an opinion on matt sulentic. In his 06 debut he looked like one of the better pure hitters at the highschool level to come from that 06 draft....

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the rise of andrew bailey

So usually every season you have that rookie that comes of nowhere and surprises. Bailey was middling, fringe top 15-20 prospect in a deep A's system, who got blasted in AA as a SP. Got demoted to...

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Holy Grail Part II: Lastings Milledge

So if you've followed Beane's man crush going back 5 yrs now. The A's liked Milledge in that 2003 draaft,

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the phenom has arrived

a couple write ups and video from A's beatwriters of his throwing session this morning. apparently, he'll spendind time in arizona extended spring training then head to short season Van in the...

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the revival of the screwball

This pitch has been extinct from the arsenal of pitchers for awhile now due to violent consequences and risk of injury. a marginal 24th rd lefty from texas tech became a decent prospect due to that...

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the rise, fall, and rebound of jerome williams

i dont know if this is a feel good story since he made his own mistakes, but an interesting situation to follow. it wouldnt surprise me if he does get a chance since their rotation is so influx and...

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Athletics pitching prospects

Ok, so we all know the Athletics have  some young talented arms.  Trevor Cahill Brett Anderson Vin Mazzaro James Simmons Henry Rodriguez Fautino De los Santos Michael Inoa plus several...

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what to make of sean doolittle?

this 2007 1st rd supp. pick sort of had a breakout yr in 08. He was known as a pure hitter w/ good obp ability but power was an issue. Over the offseason, He put on weight, adjusted his swing with...

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best lefty/right sp prospect combo

so this question was mentioned in a recent ask BA, only alderson/madbum, tillman/matsuz, cahill/anderson were mentioned. are there any like holland/felliz, price/mcgee + davis/niemann or others...

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what to do with eric patterson?

so with news that A's resign mark ellis to a 2 yr deal, where does this leave 2b/OF eric patterson? at the time of the harden deal, he looked like a decent back end part of the trade that could use...

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Giants may have bright future; A's? Hard to tell

interesting article on the direction of both bay area teams...what do you think fair analysis? seems to miss mention of certain players on both sides. the argument that giants have an easier path...

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Giants in top 20's

final tally: 11 giants prospect made their league top 20's ( likely 12 of course with posey) PCL #13 - Nate Schierholtz Eastern #19 Pablo Sandoval Cal League: 6 - Tim Alderson 7 - Pablo...

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BA MWL top 20

  wow this league is loaded with talent. 1. Mike Moustakas, 3b/ss, Burlington (Royals) 2. Neftali Feliz, rhp, Clinton (Rangers) 3. Jarrod Parker, rhp, South Bend (Diamondbacks) 4. Ben Revere, of,...

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BA NWL top 20

1. Josh Vitters, 3b, Boise (Cubs) 2. Martin Perez, lhp, Spokane (Rangers) 3. Christian Friedrich, lhp, Tri-City (Rockies) 4. Neil Ramirez, rhp, Spokane (Rangers) 5. Conor Gillaspie, 3b,...

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bay area 1 team market by end of decade

looks like a good possibility, probably very likely. that good will gesture of the territorial right given  from A's to Giants in the early 90's  looks to be their downfall 15+ yrs later Thanks...

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It's Fremont or bust for Wolff

wow it would be not far fetched if oakland's only team by the end of the decade will be the warriors. bring on SAC or Vegas!! maybe wolff's frat brother selig will get his contraction wish...

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Could Devine be closing in Oakland next year?

  If the A's decide to trade Huston Street this offseason, might they give a shot to Joey Devine?  Yes, I realize Brad Ziegler might have been one of the best stories of 08 but Devine has your...

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