Yankees prospect Saxon Butler has just begun his professional baseball career, but his maturity and intensity level has already been noted, according to Gotham Baseball’s Jessica Quiroli.
Infielder Corban Joseph was optioned to Triple-A camp this weekend. He spent 2011 with Double-A Trenton hitting .277 in 131 games, leading the team in hits (138) runs batted in (58). With that kind of success it was hard to imagine him returning to Trenton, despite a need to improve defensively.
Baseball, almost forgotten this season, has roared back to the forefront of many minds the last few weeks.
Miguel Cabrera powered the Tigers to even the series at a game a piece.
Austin Krum returns to Trenton to help the Baby Bombers playoffs push.
The pressure is always there for any young player. He has to prove himself, no matter what. But when the injury bug continues to attack, making it to the majors gets tougher.
Austin Romine rises to the occasion in his second season at Double-A Trenton.
Taking a look at some of the American League Rookies that should be on your radar for the remainder of the 2011 season.
Derek Jeter comes home to New Jersey to get closer to a return to the Bronx.
With the recent waiver wire deal that sent veteran Rod Barajas to the bright lights of L.A, the New York Mets have ushered in the …