Category Archives: Pioneer League

Former Timber Rattler homers twice, plates five

Brewers prospect Lucas Erceg made the most of his two at-bats in a split-squad spring training game Monday against the Indians, homering twice and driving in five runs in Milwaukee’s 14-4 win over Cleveland. Erceg entered the game as a pinch-runner for Travis … Continue reading

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Angels announce Bees coaching staff for 2017

The Los Angeles Angels announced their minor-league coaches for the 2017 season Thursday, including those for their Midwest League affiliate, the Burlington Bees. The Bees field staff will include two familiar faces, manager Adam Melhuse and pitching coach Jairo Cuevas, … Continue reading

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Pitching prospects highlight Kane County roster

A pair of Arizona Diamondbacks pitching prospects highlight the Opening Day roster of the Kane County Cougars. Among Diamondbacks prospects, LHP Alex Young is ranked No. 5 by MLB Pipeline and No. 7 in the Baseball America Prospect Handbook (BAPH). Young was … Continue reading

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Dragons roster highlighted by top Reds catching prospect

The Cincinnati Reds’ top catching prospect headlines the Dayton Dragons’ Opening Day roster, which was released Monday. Tyler Stephenson is ranked by Baseball America as the top catching and positional prospect of the Reds, and No. 4 overall in the farm … Continue reading

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Harrison, Gatewood return to Rattlers roster for start of ’16

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers roster includes four players ranked by Baseball America among the Milwaukee Brewers’ top 30 prospects. Two of those players — outfielder Monte Harrison (No. 14) and infielder Jake Gatewood (No. 16) — started the 2015 season with … Continue reading

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