Cuellar, McDaniel win Coolbaugh, Bender Awards
Dodgers, Phillies execs honored for player development service
Minor League Baseball announced the selection of Los Angeles Dodgers Special Assistant to Player Development Bobby Cuellar as the recipient of the 15th annual Mike Coolbaugh Award and Philadelphia Phillies Director of Minor League Operations Lee McDaniel as the 15th winner of the Sheldon “Chief” Bender Award.
The Mike Coolbaugh
Ben's Biz: Title winners ranked for '23
Based on how long it had been since they last won a crown
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The Road to The Show™: Dodgers’ Busch
No. 44 overall prospect figuring out how to make it in Hollywood
Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at Dodgers second-ranked prospect Michael Busch. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here.
A week before the Dodgers battled the D-backs in
Hot dogs! Three's a crowd in desert homer binge
Prospects hit back-to-back-to-back home runs in Fall League action
MESA, Ariz. -- Who let the Desert Dogs out?
There was much to bark and howl about in the dugout after Glendale claimed a 7-6 extra-inning victory over Mesa at Sloan Park on Saturday night, particularly the back-to-back-to-back home runs in the second inning that staked the club to an
Norfolk vs. OKC in Triple-A National Championship
Orioles, Dodgers talent clash for crown at the Minors' highest level
LAS VEGAS -- At Triple-A, the only constant is change. With hundreds of transactions a season, the roster can be a revolving door.
But when a club is a part of one of the best farm systems in baseball, it’s a lot of top prospects replacing top prospects.
Seasoned Oklahoma City sweeps to PCL crown
Busch, Stone play huge roles in Triple-A Dodgers' championship
The Oklahoma City Dodgers roster has undergone a lot of change throughout the 2023 season. Key players have been promoted to the Majors, and some have returned.
But all of that big-game experience paid off as the Triple-A club swept the best-of-3 Pacific Coast League Championship Series against the Round
Who will be MiLB Hitting Prospect of the Year?
O's Holliday, Dodgers' Busch, Rays' Caminero finalists for award
The nominations continue.
Last week, we announced the three finalists for the MiLB Pitching Prospect of the Year. Now, it’s time to turn our attention to the batters, with three Hitting Prospect of the Year candidates. These finalists were determined by MLB Pipeline staff, which considered many worthy performers from
Player of the Week Spotlight: Dodgers' Gelof
Zack's younger brother leads Single-A Quakes into postseason
Jake Gelof is the younger brother of A's breakout rookie second baseman Zack Gelof. But the 21-year-old isn't wasting time making a name for himself in his first year of pro ball.
The younger Gelof earned Minor League Player of the Week honors in the California League on Monday after
Buehler, Stone more than just OK in OKC returns
Two-time All-Star perfect; LAD's No. 5 prospect almost unhittable
It’s not every day that a top-five organizational prospect relieves a two-time Major League All-Star in the Minors. But Gavin Stone jumped at that chance on Sunday, though, when he relieved Walker Buehler after the righty's two perfect frames in his return from right elbow UCL reconstruction.
Los Angeles' No.
Player of the Week Spotlight: Dodgers' Frasso
MLB's No. 68 overall prospect sparkled in Triple-A debut for OKC
New level, same domination for Nick Frasso.
The fourth-ranked Dodgers prospect was absolutely lights-out in his Triple-A debut last week for Oklahoma City en route to being named the Minor League Pitcher of the Week in the Pacific Coast League. The right-hander twirled six scoreless frames -- yielding just two
Five at-bats, three homers for OKC's Busch
Dodgers' No. 2 prospect has three multihomer games in 15 outings
As the summer months grow hotter, Michael Busch's bat does too.
The Dodgers' No. 2 prospect has been on a power surge lately, highlighted by three home runs over the course of five plate appearances for Triple-A Oklahoma City, two of which came in Wednesday's 6-4 loss to Tacoma at
Mann's homer reignites 'What's a catch' debate
Dodgers prospect gets long ball help from an unexpected source
"What is a catch?" has been a simple, yet crucial question bedeviling sports fans for years.
It's one of the most basic plays in sports -- both baseball and football -- but its subjective nature makes for some controversial calls and bizarre plays.
The latest entry into the "What is
Tulsa feels the beat during 918 Weekend
Dodgers affiliate rebrands as Tulsa Sound to honor local music
What attire do you wear to catch a ballgame? A jersey of your favorite player? A T-shirt?
Fans who made their way to ONEOK Field during Tulsa Sound Weekend didn’t just show up with a ballcap and T-shirt, they came decked out in full costumes of their favorite local musicians.
Rancho Cucamonga wins South Division first-half title, clinches playoff spot
Quakes blowout San Jose 15-2, advance to 2023 California League playoffs
San Jose, CA – The Rancho Cucamonga Quakes wrapped up the First Half South Division Title by hammering the San Jose Giants on Saturday evening, 15-2 at Excite Ballpark.
Needing a loss from Lake Elsinore and a win of their own in order to clinch, the Quakes got exactly what
Cartaya starts June like he ended May, with a HR
No. 1 Dodgers prospect goes yard in fourth consecutive game
Diego Cartaya, the top-ranked prospect in the Dodgers' organization, has been as potent offensively as advertised over his last eight outings with Double-A Tulsa.
While he may have started the season with a .190/.288/.337 slash line in 26 contests, he showed up to Riverfront Stadium for Thursday night's tilt at
Here's the best of the Dodgers' Minor League ballparks
L.A. farm system offers mix of nature, brick en route to Hollywood
The Minor League Ballpark Guides series presented by Wyndham brings all the most fun features of Minors ballparks across America (and one in Canada!) onto your desktop, tablet or mobile device, whether you're interested in taking a virtual tour from where you sit or planning a trip to catch some
Dodgers Name Loons Roster for 2023
Loons begin season Friday at Dow Diamond
MIDLAND, Mich. – In conjunction with the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Great Lakes Loons are pleased to announce the team’s preliminary roster for the 2023 season. The Opening Day roster will be finalized prior to Friday’s home opener, when the Loons host the Lansing Lugnuts (High-A Affiliate Oakland Athletics) at
The Road to The Show™: Dodgers’ Stone
No. 56 overall prospect maintains dominance at every level
Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at fifth-ranked Dodgers prospect Gavin Stone. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here.
This spring, Gavin Stone treated the Cactus League to
Martin Leaves Mark in OKC and Dodgers Record Books
Outfielder’s season ends as one of the PCL’s best in 2022
As part of Black History Month, the Oklahoma City Dodgers are highlighting recent or current members of the OKC Dodgers organization who have made significant contributions on or off the baseball field.
Learn more about Black History in the Minors here.
OKLAHOMA CITY — From a walk-off home run on
Fernandez returning to lead ACL Dodgers in 2023
Dorn, Gailen, Chavez to serve as hitting coaches for LA's Phoenix-based squad
Jair Fernandez will return to lead the Dodgers' Arizona Complex League team in 2023 after the organization revealed its Minor League coaching staffs on Feb. 7.
Fernandez, a former catcher who played in the Minors from 2005-2013, led the ACL Dodgers to a 25-29 record last season in the ACL
Stone, Busch turn in monster years for Dodgers
Scary deep talent pool could help maintain success in Los Angeles
Each offseason, MiLB.com goes position by position across each organization and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in each farm system. Next up in our 2022 Organization All-Stars series are the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Navarro travels unique path to OKC Dodgers
Chicago native started Minor League career after serving in Navy
OKLAHOMA CITY -- On November 8, 2009, the Arizona Cardinals rolled to a 41-21 victory over the Bears at Chicago’s Soldier Field. For the majority of the 62,000 fans in attendance, it was a game to forget.
Not so for A.J. Navarro. The Bears may have been underwhelming on the
Prospect Q&A: Dodgers outfielder Pages
No. 69 overall prospect reflects on season, video game prowess
Nearly five years since he signed with the Dodgers, Andy Pages seems to be the next in a line of excellent Cuban prospects to climb the Minor League ladder.
The 21-year-old has an innate ability to find gaps and hit the ball over the fence, and he’s done just that
Drillers Tie Franchise Home Run Record in 11-7 Win
Ward connects on 28th homer; Avelino plates four runs at Frisco
FRISCO, TX – The Tulsa Drillers began their final road trip of the regular season with an early 11:05 a.m. start on Tuesday against the Frisco RoughRiders at Riders Field. The series holds playoff implications for the RoughRiders as they began the series with a two-game lead over second place
Oklahoma City's Miller mows 'em down
No. 2 Dodgers prospect tallies career-high 14 strikeouts
Bobby Miller makes a point of telling himself to "stay where his feet are" while not looking into the future.
His feet on Thursday were firmly planted on the mound at Dell Diamond, where baseball's No. 27 overall prospect put together one of the best pitching performances of the season.