Bolt caps breakout year with AFL stint

A's No. 30 prospect looks to maintain consistency with Solar Sox

Skye Bolt put together his best pro season in 2018, hitting 19 homers and stealing 19 bases. (Shawn E. Davis/MiLB.com)

By Vincent Lara-Cinisomo | October 12, 2018 10:32 AM ET

After an aggressive approach and increased strength led to his best season as a pro, Athletics prospect Skye Bolt his ready to shine with the Mesa Solar Sox in the Arizona Fall League.

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Toolshed: Paddack's FIP helps pad resume

Now healthy, Padres No. 5 prospect dominated in whiffs, walks

Chris Paddack struck out 35.2 percent of the batters he faced across two leagues. (Rey Holguin/San Antonio Missions)

By Sam Dykstra | September 26, 2018 10:03 AM ET

Padres No. 5 prospect Chris Paddack posted the best FIP among Top-100 prospects by dominating in terms of strikeouts and walks two years after undergoing Tommy John surgery.

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Tigers hope Shore roars in new system

Detroit lands right-hander from Oakland as part of Fiers deal

Logan Shore was a combined 3-6 with a 4.45 ERA in 17 starts with Class A Advanced Stockton and Double-A Midland. (Ben Sandstrom/MiLB.com)

By Vincent Lara-Cinisomo | September 19, 2018 8:05 PM ET

The Detroit Tigers acquired right-handed pitching prospect Logan Shore from the Oakland Athletics as the player to be named in the Aug. 6 trade for right-hander Mike Fiers.

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Drillers end Texas League title drought

Lux homers on first pitch, helps Tulsa cap three-game sweep

The Drillers won their last Texas League championship 20 years ago this week. (Tim Campbell/MiLB.com)

By Kyle Ringo | September 15, 2018 12:49 AM ET

Dodgers No. 6 prospect Gavin Lux homered on the game's first pitch and Tulsa went on to a 5-2 victory over San Antonio, winning its first Texas League championship since 1998.

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Drillers walk off again in Game 2

Jackson scores on wild pitch for commanding Texas Finals lead

Drew Jackson begins his celebration after scoring the winning run in Game 2 of the Texas League Finals. (Evan Brown/Tulsa Drillers)

By Tyler Maun | September 13, 2018 1:10 AM ET

Dodgers No. 19 prospect Drew Jackson scored on a wild pitch as Tulsa posted its second straight walk-off win, 6-5 over San Antonio, to grab a 2-0 lead in the best-of-5 Texas League Finals.

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Ruiz walks off Drillers in TL Finals opener

No. 2 Dodgers prospect drives home game-winning run in 10th

Keibert Ruiz batted .284 in 47 games after the All-Star break after only hitting .255 in the previous 54. (Tim Campbell/MiLB.com)

By Tyler Maun | September 12, 2018 12:58 AM ET

Double-A Tulsa broke through in the 10th on a walk-off knock by Los Angeles Dodgers No. 2 prospect Keibert Ruiz to sink San Antonio, 3-2, to start the Texas League Finals.

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White's gem twirls Tulsa into TL Finals

Dodgers No. 7 prospect allows two hits in seven shutout frames

The Dodgers' Double-A affiliate advanced to the Texas League Championship Series for the second year in a row. (Tulsa Drillers)

By Rob Terranova | September 9, 2018 6:35 PM ET

Los Angeles Dodgers righty Mitchell White allowed two hits over seven shutout innings in Double-A Tulsa's 5-3 semifinal-clinching victory over Arkansas.

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Miller, Missions force decisive Game 5

Padres' 2018 third-round pick clubs first Texas League homer

Owen Miller batted .336/.368/.495 with 13 extra-base hits for Class A Fort Wayne before being promoted on Sept. 5. (Jeff Nycz)

By Rob Terranova | September 8, 2018 7:22 PM ET

Padres prospect Owen Miller set up the winning run in the 11th inning of Game 3, then crushed the game-tying homer in Game 4 as San Antonio beat Corpus Christi twice to even the Texas League Finals at 2-2.

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Odom puts Travelers on brink of Finals

Mariners catcher delivers go-ahead homer in ninth inning

Joseph Odom is 3-for-11 with three RBIs and a run scored in the Texas League semifinals. (Lance Carter/MiLB.com)

By Rob Terranova | September 8, 2018 2:34 AM ET

Mariners prospect Joseph Odom put the Double-A Travelers on the brink of the Texas League Finals with a go-ahead homer that gave Double-A Arkansas a 4-3 win over Tulsa in Game 3 of the semifinals.

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Martin spins Game 2 gem for Corpus Christi

No. 5 Astros prospect allows two hits over 5 2/3 shutout frames

Corbin Martin picked up 122 strikeouts in 122 innings between two levels this season. (Tammy Tucker/MiLB.com)

By Andrew Battifarano | September 7, 2018 1:51 AM ET

Houston Astros No. 5 prospect Corbin Martin allowed two hits over 5 2/3 scoreless frames as Double-A Corpus Christi topped San Antonio, 5-1, in the Texas League semis.

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