The end of each even-numbered season spawns a familiar ritual as Minor and Major League clubs seek new affiliation partners. Ben Hill surveys the myriad changes that have occurred.
Midland infielder Matt Chapman and Tulsa righty Chase De Jong were named the Texas League Player and Pitcher of the Year as the circuit announced its end-of-season All-Stars.
J.D. Davis isn't worried about teammates getting promoted to Triple-A and even the Majors. Instead, he's focused on learning and continuing to hone his craft, especially at third base.