Tiedemann impresses family at Fall League
Top Blue Jays prospect strikes out seven in five innings for Surprise
SURPRISE, Ariz. – Donning a Surprise Saguaros hat for the first time, little did Ricky Tiedemann know he had another surprise in store during his Arizona Fall League debut on Tuesday night.
While warming up, the Blue Jays’ No. 1 prospect looked up in the stands and saw his parents,
The Road to The Show™: Guardians’ Manzardo
No. 58 overall prospect finds power, consistency following trade
Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at Guardians’ second-ranked prospect Kyle Manzardo. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here.
It took a little while for Kyle Manzardo to
The inaugural MiLB Awards Show results
Holliday, Thorpe, Caminero, Salas honored for 2023 season
The inaugural MiLB Awards Show aired on MLB Network on Monday night, with a lot of hardware getting handed out. Miss the show? Don’t sweat it! We’ve got you covered. Here’s a rundown of the finalists for each award and who walked away with the wins.
Minor League Hitting Prospect
Holliday tops Minor League hitters in 2023
Baseball's No. 1 prospect climbed four levels of Orioles systeam
The No. 1 pick in the Draft always has a lot of expectations heaped upon them. Like it or not, the spotlight on that prospect always burns brighter, with intense scrutiny from the get-go.
Jackson Holliday clearly doesn't mind having all eyes on him, and the harshest critics have to
Thorpe hurls way to Prospect Pitcher of Year
Fifth-ranked Yankees prospect led the Minors with 182 strikeouts
When the Yankees selected Drew Thorpe 61st overall in the 2022 MLB Draft, they chose to not have him pitch the rest of the season, instead building him up in the weight room for a debut in 2023.
That decision paid off immediately, as the 6-foot-4 right-hander turned in one
Here are the Prospect Teams of the Year
First, second teams of the year named for 2023 season
Another incredible Minor League season is in the books, one that was full of amazing performances across all levels. On Monday, those accomplishments were honored, from Hitting and Pitching Prospect of the Year Awards to best home run and defensive play.
As has been the custom every year there’s been
Arizona Fall League set for Opening Day
What to expect from the 31st season of AFL action in the desert
October is here, and while that means postseason baseball in the bigs, it also signals the start of the 31st Arizona Fall League season.
Over the next six weeks, prospects from all 30 organizations will have the chance to build off their Minor League campaigns.
Tides nab Triple-A National Championship crown
No. 2 Orioles prospect Cowser slugs decisive slam, wins MVP
LAS VEGAS -- Colton Cowser stepped to the plate with the bases loaded and his team down by a run in the top of the seventh.
This scenario was nothing new for MLB’s No. 14 overall prospect, who has been optioned from the Majors twice in the past two months,
Mayo, Holliday lead Tides to first IL title in 38 years
Highly touted Orioles prospects make all the difference in Game 3
On the same night the big league club clinched its first AL East crown since 2014 with its 100th victory of the season, the Triple-A Norfolk Tides put an exclamation mark on their winningest season by capturing the International League championship for the first time in 38 years.
Seasoned Oklahoma City sweeps to PCL crown
Busch, Stone play huge roles in Triple-A Dodgers' championship
The Oklahoma City Dodgers roster has undergone a lot of change throughout the 2023 season. Key players have been promoted to the Majors, and some have returned.
But all of that big-game experience paid off as the Triple-A club swept the best-of-3 Pacific Coast League Championship Series against the Round
The finalists for the inaugural MiLB Awards Show
Winners to be announced Oct. 2 as part of MLB Network showcase
The 2023 Minor League season was one for the books. Now it’s time to hand out some hardware.
Tune in at 8 p.m. ET on Oct. 2 as MLB Network showcases the best of what Minor League Baseball has to offer with the inaugural MiLB Awards Show. The first-of-its-kind hour-long
Smokies scorch way to first outright title in 45 years
Horton dominates once again as Cubs affiliate wins Southern crown
With Cade Horton on the mound Tuesday, the Cubs' Double-A affiliate had reason to be confident about their prospects of winning the franchise's first outright Southern League title in 45 years. And once the Tennessee Smokies scored four runs in the first three innings, it felt like that was very
That's 20-20 vision! Minors set record in 2023
33 prospects met or exceeded 20-HR, 20-SB plateau this year
The decade of the 2020s is turning out to be the decade of the 20/20s.
Thirty-three Minor League players met or exceeded the 20-homer, 20-steal plateau during the 2023 season, beating out the previous record (since data first became available in 1958) total of 27 set just last year.
The 2023 Double-A All-Stars and award winners
Yankees' Domínguez, Rays' Caminero made debuts in The Show
As summer ebbs into fall, Minor League Baseball has started to reveal its end-of-season award winners and All-Star teams. Last week it was the three Single-A and High-A circuits. Now it's time to reveal this year's Double-A honors, as voted on by league managers.
In the Eastern League, Baltimore's Coby
Road to the Show: Big names in new places
Draft picks, traded prospects make their presence felt quickly
Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at the Top 100 prospects that made the biggest impact on their new organization. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here.
Who will be MiLB Hitting Prospect of the Year?
O's Holliday, Dodgers' Busch, Rays' Caminero finalists for award
The nominations continue.
Last week, we announced the three finalists for the MiLB Pitching Prospect of the Year. Now, it’s time to turn our attention to the batters, with three Hitting Prospect of the Year candidates. These finalists were determined by MLB Pipeline staff, which considered many worthy performers from
Tides ride latest Holliday bash to victory
MLB's top-ranked prospect homers, plates four runs in cycle bid
Jackson Holliday's expeditious rise through the Minors made its fourth stop of the season on Sept. 5, when he was promoted to Triple-A Norfolk. And for the fourth time, his talent is evident.
Baseball's No. 1 prospect has tallied seven multihit performances in 17 games with the Tides, his most
Tiedemann comes up aces in Triple-A debut
Top-ranked Blue Jays prospect strikes out six in four strong innings
Nearing the end of a season that has featured a frustrating recurrence of injuries, Ricky Tiedemann made his long-awaited Triple-A debut on Friday night, and it didn’t disappoint.
The Blue Jays’ No. 1 prospect and MLB’s No. 31 overall prospect pitched four innings, affording just one unearned run while striking
Rumble Ponies, Patriots ride the Subway Series
Top Mets, Yankees prospects meet up in Eastern League semifinals
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -- It’s been 23 years since the last Subway Series led to the ultimate trophy. While the next one may still be some time away as both the Mets and Yankees made moves toward the future this season, fans of both organizations had a chance to glimpse what
The 2023 High-A All-Stars and award winners
Orioles' Holliday, Yankees' Thorpe primed for more accolades
Award season is in full swing in the Minors.
On Wednesday, Minor League Baseball announced the High-A end-of-season award winners and All-Star rosters, as voted on by the managers of the three leagues.
In the Midwest League, MVP went to Twins outfielder Kala'i Rosario, Ian Bedell of the Cardinals locked
Player of the Week Spotlight: Nationals' Wood
MLB's No. 7 prospect happy to be playing baseball close to home
James Wood comes from a basketball family -- his father played at the University of Richmond and his sister, Sydney, was an All-Big 10 Conference selection at Northwestern University -- but the massive 6-foot-6, 240-pound outfielder couldn't be happier to be playing baseball close to home -- and it shows.
The 2023 Single-A All-Stars and award winners
Orioles' Basallo, Phillies' Crawford each pick up two major honors
As summer ebbs into fall, Minor League Baseball has started to reveal its end-of-season award winners and All-Star steams. First up are the three Single-A circuits, encompassing 30 teams, as voted on by league managers. There's no shortage of top prospects, noteworthy names and some under-the-radar players who made their
The Road to The Show™: Blue Jays’ Martinez
No. 88 prospect quietly ranks among Minors’ premier power bats
Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at Blue Jays’ second-ranked prospect Orelvis Martinez. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here.
The Blue Jays’ tremendous eye for talent on
Jobe puts six zeros on board in SeaWolves debut
Tigers' top pitching prospect scatters four hits and strikes out six
Facing Double-A hitters for the first time, Jackson Jobe put together arguably the best start of his pro career so far.
The Tigers’ top pitching prospect scattered four hits over six scoreless innings, fanning six without issuing a walk in Erie's 1-0 loss to Richmond on Sunday at UPMC Park.
Fearsome Frisco duo: Leiter, Langford flash skillsets
Rangers first-rounders, Top 5 prospects help pace RoughRiders win
With the Minor League offseason on the horizon, players are striving to finish the regular season on a positive note. Two prospects who have already checked that box are Jack Leiter and Wyatt Langford, both of whom had standout performances on Saturday night.