The light-hitting Travelers have four batters hitting .279 or better and not much else with a team average of .249 – the lowest mark of any Texas League team.
Seven Arkansas Travelers players have been voted to take part in the 2007 Texas League All-Star Game in Corpus Christi, Texas.
The Arkansas Travelers have suffered through a 7-12 month of May and are a league worst 1-18 when trailing after five innings of play.
Juan Cruz began the season as a key member of the Oakland A's bullpen. After two months of struggles at the major league level, the A's demoted Cruz to AAA to see if he could straighten himself out as a starting pitcher. Cruz has made five starts since his demotion and the change in his performance has been remarkable.
While the Oakland A's were losing a tight, 1-0 game to the Angels of Anaheim, their minor league affiliates were engaged in close battles of their own. Find out the results in this edition of <i>A's Minor League Notebook...</i>
The mailman arrived this week with a variety of questions ranging from the future of a PCL MVP and an enigmatic middle infielder to the whereabouts of some of the A's premier prospects.
When the A's exchanged Mark Bellhorn for Adam Morrissey, the young Australian infielder was expected to do great things. While Morrissey's path to the big leagues hasn't been as smooth as was expected at the time, his play this season in AAA seems to have him on track for a big league promotion.