More BA honors.

Baseball America has
revealed its 2008 Classification All-Stars, recognizing minor league baseball’s
best performances from this season for each of the six levels (AAA, AA, High
Class A, Low Class A, Short-Season, and Rookie). 


Lefthander Derek
Holland and righthander Neftali Feliz both show up on the four-man Low Class A rotation,
and righthander Wilfredo Boscan makes the four-man Short-Season rotation.  Texas joins Tampa Bay
and San Francisco
as the only franchises with three starting pitchers honored from the total of


Dexter Carter, the Rangers’ unsigned 12th-round pick from 2005,
landed on the Rookie level squad, after going 6-1, 2.23 for the White Sox’s Great Falls club this


Also, the
publishers of Josh Hamilton’s new book, “Beyond Belief,” have sent me a copy to
read and review, which I will do soon, and they are also giving me five copies
to give away to the Newberg Report community. 
(The book’s publication date is October 14.)  I haven’t decided how to award the free
copies, but am open to your suggestions.

1 Comment

Maybe you could make the award based on a combination of the following:
Die hard Ranger fan;
Loves Hamilton;
New to Newberg report;
First time commentor;
Oh hey that’s Me!

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