Farm SystemSee also: Minor league baseball
|AAA||Tidewater Tides||International League||Frank Verdi|
|AA||Jackson Mets||Texas League||Bob Wellman|
|A||Lynchburg Mets||Carolina League||Jack Aker|
|A||Wausau Mets||Midwest League||Dan Monzon|
|Short-Season A||Little Falls Mets||New York-Penn League||Chris Krug|
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... In 1932, at 37, he was hired by the Yankees to create a farm system, which had been pioneered in the National League by the St ... Weiss grew the Yankee system from four farm teams in 1931 to 16 by 1939 and 20 by 1947 ... The Yankee farm system churned out many of the players who would lead the Bronx Bombers to their four consecutive (1936–39) World Series titles in the 1930s, their five straight ...
... Cam Newitt Ian Prescott Joel Collins (currently in the Toronto Blue Jays farm system) Chris Begg (currently in the San Francisco Giants farm system) Randy Schwartz (currently in the ...
... By the mid-1920s, major league clubs were beginning to develop "farm systems", that is, minor league teams owned or controlled by them, at which they could develop young prospects ... Landis had hoped that the large Cardinal farm system would become economically unfeasible when it proved successful for the Cardinals, he had tolerated it for several years and was in a ... disliked by Landis), he freed 70 players from their farm system ...
... one of the first Cardinal stars that came from Branch's minor league system ... Mountain Landis was concerned that Rickey's minor league system was going to ruin the game of baseball by destroying most existing minor league teams, and ... Despite Judge Landis' best efforts, however, Rickey's minor league system stayed in existence, and similar systems were adopted by every major league team ...
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