Hall of Famer Phil Niekro's legacy as baseball's premiere knuckleball pitcher was cemented in the Majors, but the foundation was forged across several seasons in the Minor Leagues.
Topped by Hudson Head, the Pirates stocked the system in a three-team megadeal. Pittsburgh also nabbed Omar Cruz, David Bednar, Drake Fellows and Endy Rodriguez.
The son of a World Series champion, Royals top prospect Bobby Witt Jr. is determined to write his own story as he gets his professional career going.
There's no mystery about which player active in the 21st century accumulated the most home runs in his Minors career. But who came closest to giving Mike Hessman a run for his money?
The Phillies acquired middle infielder C.J. Chatham from the Red Sox for a player to be named later or cash on Monday. Chatham was ranked as Boston's No. 14 prospect.
Boston's No. 2 prospect Triston Casas has the pop to become one of the Minors' most powerful sluggers, as he's shown already in his young professional career.
In a year without games, fans supported their favorite Minor League clubs with hat purchases. Local ties, bright colors and head-turning designs continue to draw people in.
29-year-old becomes pro baseball’s first Black female coach
Previewing which players, systems to follow from Jan. 15 forward