IL notes: Katoh hoping to get off shuttle

Yankees prospect has bounced between Double-A, Triple-A

Gosuke Katoh was a postseason All-Star in the Gulf Coast League in 2013 and the Appalachian League in 2015. (Chris Robertson/MiLB.com)

By Bob Sutton | June 24, 2019 11:02 AM ET

Yankees prospect Gosuke Katoh has bounced back and forth between Double-A Trenton and Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre but knows what he has to do to reach the next level.

Bob Sutton is a contributor to MiLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Bichette heating up at dish for Bisons

Top Blue Jays prospect posts first four-hit game at Triple-A

Bo Bichette has multiple hits in five games since returning from the injured list on June 13. (Carl Kline/MiLB.com)

By Tyler Maun | June 23, 2019 6:08 PM ET

Baseball's No. 8 overall prospect Bo Bichette notched four hits for the first time at Triple-A, helping to lead Buffalo to an 8-1 win over Norfolk on Sunday.

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Bichette gets back in the swing of things

Top Blue Jays prospect drives in season-high five for Bisons

Bo Bichette has amassed five multi-hit performances over 21 International League games this season. (Carl Kline/MiLB.com)

By Rob Terranova | June 20, 2019 9:23 PM ET

Top Toronto Blue Jays prospect Bo Bichette fell a triple shy of the cycle while tying a career high with five RBIs to power Triple-A Buffalo past Indianapolis, 11-8, on Thursday.

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Tejada cycles in reverse for Syracuse

Mets infielder completes club's second such feat in three weeks

Ruben Tejada has hit .251/.325/.318 in 657 Major League games between the Mets, Cardinals, Giants and Orioles. (Syracuse Mets)

By Michael Avallone | June 19, 2019 10:20 PM ET

New York Mets infielder Ruben Tejada became the second Triple-A Syracuse player to hit for the cycle this year in a 9-7 loss to Charlotte on Wednesday night.

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Bulls' McKay rolls through RailRiders

Rays No. 3 prospect fans seven, including Stanton, Judge

Brendan McKay has 21 strikeouts against three walks over 20 innings since is promotion to the IL. (Chris Robertson/MiLB.com)

By Chris Bumbaca | June 15, 2019 9:24 PM ET

Rays No. 3 prospect Brendan McKay struck out seven, including rehabbing Yankees Giancarlo Santon and Aaron Judge, over five innings out of the bullpen as Durham beat the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 2-0.

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Rays' Solak blasts off twice for Bulls

No. 12 Tampa Bay prospect plates five in another power show

Nick Solak has homered twice in a game four times during his professional career. (Chris Robertson/KZONEimages)

By Chris Bumbaca | June 12, 2019 10:20 PM ET

No. 12 Rays prospect Nick Solak clubbed two homers in a game for the second time in 10 days and drove in five runs as Triple-A Durham defeated Toledo, 6-1, on Wednesday.

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Bo to return to Triple-A after four-hit effort

No. 8 overall prospect posted 1.415 OPS in four rehab games

Bo Bichette batted .545 with five walks in four games during his rehab assignment with Dunedin. (Joshua Tjiong/MiLB.com)

By Rob Terranova | June 11, 2019 11:46 PM ET

Top Blue Jays prospect Bo Bichette went 4-for-5 with a double, an RBI and two runs scored for Class A Advanced Dunedin on Tuesday and will return to Triple-A Buffalo later this week.

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Mets' Kay makes the jump up to Triple-A

No. 7 prospect in New York system posted 1.49 ERA in EL

Anthony Kay struck out 70 batters over 66 1/3 innings with Binghamton this season. (Jeremy Donovan)

By Jordan Wolf | June 11, 2019 12:54 AM ET

Mets No. 7 prospect Anthony Kay was promoted to Triple-A Syracuse on Sunday after posting a 1.49 ERA with Double-A Binghamton.

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IL notes: Bradley finds comfort level

Indians No. 6 prospect coming off big month with Clippers

Bobby Bradley was named IL Player of the Month for May after hitting .302/.374/.740 with 12 homers in 25 games. (Joshua Tjiong/MiLB.com)

By Bob Sutton | June 10, 2019 11:23 AM ET

Sixth-ranked Indians prospect Bobby Bradley has emerged as one of the International League's premier sluggers after bulking up in the offseason.

Bob Sutton is a contributor to MiLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Promo Preview: Lollygaggers on the field

Iconic scene inspires improbable "Bull Durham" theme night

On Friday, June 14, the Durham Bulls pay tribute to an iconic Bull Durham scene by suiting up as the Lollygaggers.

By Benjamin Hill | June 10, 2019 10:28 AM ET

On June 14, the Triple-A Durham Bulls will pay tribute to "Bull Durham," taking the field as the Lollygaggers. Ben Hill provides the details in Promo Preview.

Benjamin Hill is a reporter for MiLB.com and writes Ben's Biz Blog. Follow Ben on Twitter. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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