Giants' Luciano, Bishop land on IL

Top prospects shelved by Class A Short Season Salem-Keizer

Marco Luciano is hitting .302/.417/.564 with 10 homers and 42 RBIs in 47 games across two levels. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Daren Smith | August 24, 2019 2:53 AM ET

Infielder Marco Luciano and outfielder Hunter Bishop, two of the Giants' top four prospects, were placed on the injured list Friday by Class A Short Season Salem-Keizer.

Daren Smith is an editor for 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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Giants promote teen Luciano to NWL

No. 65 overall prospect batted .322, led AZL in RBIs, runs

Marco Luciano slugged seven homers in his first 15 games as a Minor Leaguer. (Zachary Lucy/Four Seam Images)

By Daren Smith | August 11, 2019 7:19 PM ET

The Giants on Sunday promoted 17-year-old shortstop Marco Luciano, their third-ranked prospect, from the Rookie-level Arizona League to Class A Short Season Salem-Keizer.

Daren Smith is an editor for 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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Emeralds make history on Pride Night

Team breaks ground with custom jerseys featuring rainbow logo

On June 22, the Emeralds became the first professional baseball team ever to wear custom Pride jerseys on the field. (Eugene Emeralds)

By Brian Stultz | August 8, 2019 11:21 AM ET

On June 22, the Eugene Emeralds became the first affiliated Minor League team to wear the Pride symbol on their jerseys, and the impact the event has had on the community has been extraordinary.

Brian Stultz is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @brianjstultz. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Jackson powers Pioneer to All-Star win

Angels No. 5 prospect hits grand slam, earns MVP honor

Jeremiah Jackson leads the Pioneer League with 14 homers, 38 RBIs and 98 total bases. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Jared Ravich | August 7, 2019 2:05 AM ET

Angels No. 5 prospect Jeremiah Jackson slugged a grand slam and the Pioneer League hit for the home run "cycle" to beat the Northwest League, 11-7, in the All-Star Game on Tuesday in Boise.

Jared Ravich is a senior software engineer for Major League Baseball Advanced Media. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Volcanoes' Canario erupts for four hits

Giants No. 7 prospect homers, doubles twice, plates three

Alexander Canario was promoted after batting .395 with seven homers and 14 RBIs in 10 Arizona League games. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Dan Stokes | August 4, 2019 1:57 AM ET

Giants No. 7 prospect Alexander Canario went 4-for-5 with a homer, two doubles and three RBIs, but Class A Short Season Salem-Keizer dropped a 7-6 decision to Hillsboro on Saturday night.

Dan Stokes is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @ByDanStokes. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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D-backs' Robinson leads NWL All-Stars

No. 93 overall prospect has been a force for Hillsboro at just 18

Kristian Robinson ranks second in the Northwest League with nine home runs this season. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | July 31, 2019 3:23 PM ET

No. 93 overall prospect and Class A Short Season Hillsboro outfielder Kristian Robinson headlines the Northwest League All-Star roster that will take on the Pioneer League on Aug. 6 in Boise.

Sam Dykstra is a reporter for MiLB.com. Follow and interact with him on Twitter, @SamDykstraMiLB. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Ems' Jensen logs another hitless start

Cubs No. 7 prospect fans five in two frames to extend streak

Ryan Jensen won his final nine starts for Fresno State, compiling a 2.32 ERA. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Dan Stokes | July 31, 2019 1:01 AM ET

Chicago Cubs first-round pick Ryan Jensen struck out five over two innings in his second straight hitless outing as Class A Short Season Eugene blanked Spokane, 2-0, on Tuesday.

Dan Stokes is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @ByDanStokes. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Slugging Schunk keeps surging with Hawks

Rockies No. 12 prospect notches first career multi-homer game

Colorado snagged Aaron Schunk out of the University of Georgia in the second round of this year's Draft. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Tyler Maun | July 30, 2019 1:03 AM ET

Colorado Rockies No. 12 prospect Aaron Schunk posted his first career multi-homer game as Class A Short Season Boise outlasted Vancouver, 11-9, on Monday night.

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NWL notes: Ems' Strumpf staying tough

Cubs second-rounder well-prepared for mental side of pros

Selected out of UCLA, Chase Strumpf is hitting .310 with two homers and 10 RBIs in 16 games for Eugene. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Billy Gates | July 24, 2019 10:55 AM ET

Drafted in the second round by the Cubs in June, second baseman Chase Strumpf is off to hot start with the Emeralds thanks to some summer ball experience and a sports psychologist.

Billy Gates 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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Hawks' Schunk has perfect night at dish

Rockies' second-rounder goes 4-for-4, scores three times

Aaron Schunk was named a first team All-American by the College Baseball Foundation this season. (Steffenie Burns/University of Georgia)

By Dan Stokes | July 21, 2019 1:41 AM ET

Rockies second-round pick Aaron Schunk recorded his first career four-hit game and scored three times in Class A Short Season Boise's 15-12, 10-inning loss to Salem-Keizer on Saturday.

Dan Stokes is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @ByDanStokes. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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