In this article reprinted from The Hardball Times Baseball Annual 2015, the authors take the first steps toward building better major league equivalencies.
Even the big league team next door can jilt an affiliate.
The data show that it is high time to give the vertically-challenged their due.
The lives — and career paths — of minor league play-by-play announcers aren’t what you might expect.
How a minor league team, its town and its manager form an unusual step in the road to the big leagues.
Why do some pitchers advance successfully through minor league levels, while some don’t? There’s more than “stuff” involved.
For Yankees prospects in the New York-Penn League, a season in Staten Island is a summer like no other.
It’s a long, strange, destination-less trip that nonetheless rewards you for your participation.
A new book about the Southern League brings back a lot of fond memories.
Minor league baseball. Multiple countries. Visas. Former major leaguers. What could go wrong?
As quickly as I had gone from excitement to disinterest upon first laying eyes on the southpaw, the reverse occurred.
Father-son duos are prevalent in baseball, but the “Bing” and Kurt Russell duo was about as unique as it comes.
When will we see the first females in these roles?
The latest in the business of baseball.
And a PCL legend is born
If you want to learn about baseball in the South during the 1960s, then read this groundbreaking book.
Nick Castellanos is poised to see more playing time in Detroit.
Need stolen bases? This Padres youngster could be just what the doctor ordered.
The postseason, in season.
Jenrry Mejia is flying under the radar and into fantasy relevance.