Minor League Baseball

Dad of Red Sox draft pick faces drug, weapons charges

Jul 13, 2017

The father of 2016 Boston Red Sox draft pick Jason Groome faces drug and weapons charges in New Jersey

LEADING OFF: Judge, AL try to even All-Star rivalry, at last

Jul 11, 2017

LEADING OFF: Judge, AL try to even All-Star rivalry, at last

Honeywell helps US tops World 7-6 in All-Star Futures Game

Jul 10, 2017

Houston Astros prospect Derek Fisher scored the first run and hit a two-run double to lead a well-balanced United States side past the World team 7-6 in the All-Star Futures Game

Colon passes on Mets, agrees to minor league deal with Twins

Jul 8, 2017

The New York Mets say they wanted a reunion with Bartolo Colon, but Big Sexy has opted for a new home in Minnesota

LEADING OFF: Sale faces Machado, Stroman sees slugging Yanks

Jun 4, 2017

LEADING OFF: Sale faces Machado, Stroman sees slugging Yanks

Pirates demote Ngoepe, first African-born major leaguer

Jun 2, 2017

The Pittsburgh Pirates have optioned Gift Ngoepe to the minor leagues about a month after he debuted as the first African-born player in the majors

Springer hits 2 HRs vs Twins; Astros get 7th straight win

Jun 1, 2017

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Brewers agree to deal with Martinez, 17-year-old Cuban

May 27, 2017

Cuban outfielder-first baseman Ernesto Martinez Jr. has agreed to a minor league contract with the Milwaukee Brewers

White Sox add Cuban OF Robert in deal that costs team $52M

May 27, 2017

The Chicago White Sox finalized a minor league contract with the 19-year-old outfielder Luis Robert, a deal that includes a $26 million signing bonus and will cost the White Sox an additional $26 million in tax for exceeding their international bonus pool

Red Sox ace David Price struggles in minor league start

May 20, 2017

Boston Red Sox ace David Price allowed three runs on five hits, including a solo home run, and lasted just two innings in making his first start in the minor league since straining his left elbow in late February