Larnach caps season with Twins' honor

No. 78 overall prospect starred at two levels in first full season

Trevor Larnach was promoted to Double-A on July 16 after playing in the Florida State League All-Star Game. (Pensacola Blue Wahoos)

By Tyler Maun | September 29, 2019 4:30 PM ET

The Twins named Trevor Larnach, MLB.com's No. 78 overall prospect its 2019 Minor League Player of the Year on Sunday. Right-hander Randy Dobnak took home Pitcher of the Year honors.

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Marlins name Sanchez Pitcher of the Year

No. 23 overall prospect went 8-4 with 2.53 ERA at Double-A

Sixto Sanchez hurled 24 consecutive scoreless innings from July 23-Aug. 10 for Jacksonville. (Ed Gardner/MiLB.com)

By Brian Stultz | September 21, 2019 12:47 PM ET

Top Marlins prospect Sixto Sanchez has been named the organization's Minor League Pitcher of the Year and MVP for Double-A Jacksonville after going 8-4 with a 2.53 ERA.

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Generals command Southern League again

Vargas helps Jackson wrap up third championship in four years

Jackson became the first Southern League team to win back-to-back titles since Mobile in 2011-12. (Chris Dishman/Jackson Generals)

By Joe Bloss | September 15, 2019 10:32 PM ET

Arizona D-backs righty Emilio Vargas allowed one run over seven frames as Double-A Jackson topped Biloxi, 6-2, in decisive Game 5 for its third title in four years.

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Gatewood helps Biloxi stave off elimination

Brewers prospect homers as Shuckers force SL Finals Game 5

Jake Gatewood has amassed 74 career regular-season homers in the Minor Leagues. (Ed Gardner/MiLB.com)

By Andrew Battifarano | September 14, 2019 10:40 PM ET

Milwaukee Brewers prospect Jake Gatewood launched his fourth home run of the postseason to lead Double-A Biloxi past Jackson, 4-2, and force a Game 5 in the Southern League Finals.

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Varsho lifts Generals to brink of title

D-backs No. 5 prospect posts two hits, RBI in Game 3

Daulton Varsho is 3-for-8 with two doubles, three runs scored and two RBIs in the past two games. (Danny Parker/MiLB.com)

By Duane Cross | September 13, 2019 10:00 PM ET

Fifth-ranked D-backs prospect Daulton Varsho went 2-for-4 with an RBI double as Jackson blanked Biloxi, 2-0, to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-5 Southern League Finals.

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DeLuzio sparks Generals to Game 2 win

Four-run ninth evens Southern League Championship Series

Ben DeLuzio has a five-game playoff hitting streak and has RBIs in his last three contests. (Brian McLeod/MiLB.com)

By Shlomo Sprung | September 11, 2019 11:37 PM ET

Ben DeLuzio delivered an RBI double to spark a four-run ninth inning as Jackson pulled out a 6-2 victory over Biloxi to even the best-of-5 Southern League Championship Series at 1-1.

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Shuckers' Aviles goes 5-for-5 in Game 1

Brewers prospect homers, scores four times in Southern Finals

Luis Aviles Jr. is batting .462 (12-for-26) with eight runs scored in six postseason games. (Danny Parker/MiLB.com)

By Jordan Wolf | September 10, 2019 11:05 PM ET

Brewers prospect Luis Aviles Jr. went 5-for-5 with a homer and four runs scored to lead Biloxi to a 9-7 win over Jackson in Game 1 of the best-of-5 Southern League Championship Series.

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Hinojosa leads Shuckers back to Finals

Brewers prospect rips go-ahead double as part of four-RBI night

Biloxi will play for the Southern League championship for the third time in five years. (Katy Knauss/Biloxi Shuckers)

By Michael Avallone | September 8, 2019 10:11 PM ET

Milwaukee prospect C.J. Hinojosa stroked a go-ahead two-run double to lead Double-A Biloxi to a 8-4 win over Pensacola and into the Southern League Finals for the second straight season.

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Generals return to Southern League Finals

Jackson reaches third Championship Series in last four years

Pavin Smith's three-run homer in the fourth inning ended up being a necessary cushion. (David Rosenblum/Jackson Generals)

By Joe Bloss | September 7, 2019 10:59 PM ET

Double-A Jackson got a three-run homer from Pavin Smith and fended off a late rally by Montgomery to win Game 4 of the Southern League semifinals, 6-5, and return to the Championship Series.

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Kirilloff homers again, keeps Wahoos alive

Twins No. 2 prospect goes deep in third straight playoff game

Alex Kirilloff has three dingers in the playoffs after hitting nine during the regular season. (Pensacola Blue Wahoos)

By Joe Bloss | September 6, 2019 11:07 PM ET

Second-ranked Twins prospect Alex Kirilloff homered in his third straight game as Pensacola stayed alive with a 3-2 win over Biloxi in Game 3 of the best-of-5 Southern League semifinals.

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