The Best Fourth Outfielder in Baseball?

24-year old Gold Glove outfielder Gerardo Parra shifts to utility duty following the Arizona Diamondbacks' acquisition of Jason Kubel. Could Parra be the best fourth outfielder in all of baseball?
January 8, 2012

Salt Lake Bees June report II

Ryan Budde has an apropos last name these days. Matt Brown is on the rebound after an ugly start to June. Mike Eylward has seen his average steadily climb over an impressive 12-game span. Matt Wilhite is the epitome of long relief for Salt Lake. Pedro Liriano has been better than the numbers would indicate but must watch out for the fifth. Chris Resop extended a streak on Monday.
June 26, 2007

Scouting The Rule 5's: Ryan Budde

Ryan Budde is in somewhat of a unique spot. He's a young catcher with a shot at sticking on the Phillies roster if all goes well. Coming over from Anaheim in the Rule 5 Draft, the Phillies are interested in Budde's talents.
December 14, 2006

Phillies Grab Three In Rule 5

Rule 5 picks usually have a long, tough road. Many teams sit out the Rule 5 Draft, but the Phillies went wild, grabbing three players in the draft. One, Alfredo Simon, returns to the Phillies organization.
December 7, 2006

Weaver and Marek continue hot streaks

Weaver strikes out 11 more while Marek yields only one run again. Nick Green has been solid and very consistent for the Travelers. Jeremy Haynes gets his first professional start in Orem. If the triple is baseball's most exciting play, Hank Conger is flat-out exhilarating.
June 29, 2006

Arkansas breaks out against Midland

The Arkansas Travelers went extra innings to get their first win in a week and Salt Lake pounded out 17 hits to extend their division lead. Nick Adenhart pitched well enough he deserved to win his eighth straight, but the Cedar Rapids offense couldn't help him out.
May 26, 2006