A tour of Iowa-based leagues and teams of the late 19th and early 20th centuries reveals a mix of unlikely identities. On the eve of the MiLB at Field of Dreams game, take a look back at the earliest days of Minor League Baseball in Iowa.
Eight Top 30 prospects -- five from the Twins and three from the Royals -- may take the field during the inaugural Field of Dreams Game on Tuesday.
The roster had more Moonlight Grahams than Shoeless Joe Jacksons, but one 1933 squad -- whose name Quad Cities will adopt in the MiLB at Field of Dreams game -- may have been the greatest Minor League team in Iowa's long history.
Jordan Lawlar's early High-A struggles seem to be long gone. The No. 2 D-backs prospect homered for Hillsboro during his third game this season with at least four hits.
8/7/22 No. 2 Mets prospect Brett Baty swats his 19th home run of the season for Double-A Binghamton.
8/7/22: Cardinals No. 2 prospect Matthew Liberatore strikes out 10 across six innings for Triple-A Memphis.
8/4/22: Top D-backs prospect Corbin Carroll slugs a two-run homer to the opposite field to get Tirple-A Reno even.
Cedar Rapids and Quad Cities facing off in cornfield Tuesday night
Wichita ballpark employee writes tale of love, murder, mascot races
Del City students raise funds via OKC Dodgers concession work
Sky Carp broadcaster hired after winning ballpark competition
Saints' Masabuchi has led a versatile and unpredictable baseball life
Previewing Field of Dreams game; Recapping busy Trade Deadline
Ben checks in from OKC/Tulsa; Tyler, Sam preview Trade Deadline
Tyler, Sam draft Futures Game rosters before All-Star break
Rattlers' Bauer on how MiLB promos have, haven't changed
Ben checks in from first-time visit to Beloit's new ballpark
No. 79 overall prospect among fastest-moving Minor Leaguers