During the off-season, we named our top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. As we hit the midway point of the season, we thought it would be a good time to check the progress of those players. In the first in our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 21-30 from our off-season list.
July 13, 2007
The Midland Rockhounds will be strongly represented at the Texas League All-Star game on June 26. Find out which Rockhounds are heading to the mid-season classic, as well as the names of the 13 draft picks signed by the Oakland A's on Wednesday, which 2006 draft pick was traded and which major league veteran inked a minor league deal with Oakland this week...
June 13, 2007
One of the biggest stories from the Oakland A's draft last season was the rapid rise of 13th round pick Ben Jukich. Jukich was selected from a small school, Dakota Wesleyan, at age 23. He quickly moved through short-season Vancouver and was promoted to Low-A Kane County, becoming one of the Cougars' top pitchers by the end of the season. We caught-up with Jukich on Saturday in Stockton.
June 11, 2007
The Oakland A's major league starting rotation is currently leading the American League in ERA. However, the A's big league starters aren't the only pitchers in the system off to good starts. We detail a number of A's minor league starters who have found early season success.
April 13, 2007