- Jorge Soler is the Safest Cubs Prospect
, and Jorge Soler each made it to the majors in 2014, and Kris Bryant, Addison Russell, and Albert Almora should all be soon behind them. In addition to actual team success, those prospects should
- Wilmer Flores Probably Earns A Job
Depending on your perspective, a feature/bug of Zach Sander's valuation system is how it weights playing time. If you put Wilmer Flores into your shortstop position on April first and never moved him
- 19-Year-Old Jorge Mateo Is The Yankees' Shortstop Of The Future
opportunity to have two separate accounts of this rising prospect from different points in his breakout season. --Kiley
Jorge Mateo, SS, New York Yankees (Rookie-Level GCL)
The Dominican shortstop signed
- Ottoneu Strategy Corner - Flores, Feliz, Chavez
handle them. Don't worry if you're not familiar with ottoneu, just jump right in with your opinions.
Wilmer Flores, 2B/SS
Stats: 274 PA, .251/.286/.378, 6 HR, 5.8% SwStr
Notes: Track record
- Wilmer Flores Successfully Making Routine Plays
Earlier today, the author published a post regarding rather young Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores and how -- somewhat surprisingly, given basically every scouting report about him -- Flores had played
- Wilmer Flores: Not a Disaster at Shortstop Yet
The footage embedded above comes from an August 22nd game between the Mets and the Dodgers and depicts Wilmer Flores acting out what is essentially the baseball equivalent of a first-day
- Late-Season Middle Infield Help: Panik, Mercer, Flores
Wilmer Flores (1% Yahoo, 0.6% ESPN, 6% CBS)
187 PA - .242/274/.315, 16 R, 2 HR, 16 RBI, 1 SB
We're reaching pretty darn deep with this one, seeing as Flores has pretty much stunk up the joint ever
- Called Up: Jorge Soler
now on, when I list scouting grades for a player in an article, they will appear on his player page in real time, so pop over to Soler's page and marvel at technology.
Jorge Soler is just a fun
- Jorge Soler And The Cubs' Embarrassment Of Riches
I got my first opportunity to see Jorge Soler in person last Friday, and to say that he was impressive would be a colossal understatement. I'd read the scouting reports, watched him on MiLB.tv, etc
- Jorge de la Rosa and the Rockies Talent Evaluation Problem
be replaced. Given the recent rumors, it appears that the Rockies may not have figure that part out yet.
Despite all the Jorge De La Rosa buzz, hearing #Rockies won't deal him without getting
- Prospect Watch: Cecchini and Flores and Their New Futures
to the major leagues should be easier than most, though a full-time role will almost certainly be on hold until next season.
Wilmer Flores, SS?, New York Mets (Profile)
Level: MLB Age
- Kyle Blanks & Wilmer Flores: Deep League Wire
Wilmer Flores | 3B NYM | 7% Owned
Speaking of speculating, how much longer do the Mets stick with Ruben Tejada? By UZR/150, he's perfectly average defensively, so if he offers
- Chase Anderson & Wilmer Flores: Deep League Waiver Wire
hesitate to take notice.
Wilmer Flores / 3B/SS / New York Mets
3 percent Yahoo / .1 percent ESPN / 11 percent CBS ownership
Fantasy baseball doesn’t care about a guy’s glove, which is good news
- Not Buying Jorge de la Rosa
After only pitching a total of 69.2 innings in 2011 and 2012, Jorge de la Rosa has enjoyed a productive bounce-back season in which he's compiled a 3.31 ERA, and his 16 wins are the second-most
- Cody Asche & Wilmer Flores: Deep League Wire
since High-A ball. But, he's shown an ability to post well above average BABIP marks in the minors, so he does have the potential to contribute neutral or positive value all around.
- Hamate Break Halts Jorge Bonifacio's Breakout Season
, utility man for the Toronto Blue Jays -- and Jorge have little in common, at least when it comes to their games. Jorge, the younger of the pair, is a burly right fielder with a strong arm. He
- Jorge Soler: Baseball's Next Big Prospect?
on a trio of hitting prospects, Javier Baez, Albert Almora and Jorge Soler. It's easy to fall in love with Baez's dreamy bat speed or Almora's rare combination of tools and polish, but it is Soler who
- Jorge Alfaro: Surprise Top-100 Prospect
player ranked 88th. His name? Jorge Alfaro. The 19-year old ranked fifth on my list of best catchers scouted in 2012 behind a quartet of current and former top-100 players.
Video after the jump
- Post-Hype Sleeper, Wilmer Flores
of minor leaguers, the elite prospects are taken but post hype sleepers may have been dropped. On to a name worth targeting...
It seems like the 20-year-old Venezuelan has been
- Cubs Win Bidding for Jorge Soler
for another month, so 20-year-old outfielder Jorge Soler was not bound by the new rules and was free to negotiate as large of a contract as he could get from big league clubs.
Today, the Chicago
- Deep Impact: Jorge Bonifacio
At just 18-years-old Jorge Bonifacio is tearing up the Midwest league. Bonifacio wasn't a highly touted draftee like Francisco Lindor, last week's prospect, nor was he an international free agent
- Yankees Ramon Flores: Tweener
the Yankees Brett Gardner to post 5-win seasons at a position historically reserved for plodding power hitters. This development gives a prospect like Ramon Flores hope that his skill set may find
- Does WAR Treat Jorge Posada Fairly?
Jorge Posada officially announced his retirement earlier this week, to the surprise of no one who was following the baseball beat the last lately. The career Yankee may have finished with a whimper
- The Luck Loserboard: Jorge Posada Leads The Way
can easily see, Jorge Posada has had some interesting results early in the season. When my wife says "interesting," she usually means: "No, of course I didn't like that war movie," but here, I say
- Jorge de la Rosa Stays in Colorado
Jorge de la Rosa took his title as the second best free agent starting pitcher to the market, he eventually decided that he didn't want to go anywhere and re-signed with the Rockies. He received two
- The Jorge Cantu Trade: Florida's Perspective
The Florida Marlins woke up this morning with a less than 5% chance to make the playoffs. Jorge Cantu is two months from free agency, and at the last check, will not be ranked highly enough by Elias
- The Jorge Cantu Trade: Texas' Perspective
The gates that opened for Chris Davis once Justin Smoak arrived in Seattle are once more closed today as the Texas Rangers have acquire Jorge Cantu for two minor league arms. Davis himself really can
- Jorge Posada's Place Among Aging Catchers
, only nine players in baseball history have caught more than 100 games in their age-37 season. Among them, Jorge Posada stands out. He has the highest BA, OBP, and SLG for age-37 catchers, marks he
- Should Fantasy Owners Pay for Jorge de la Rosa's Wins?
For the past two years, Jorge de la Rosa has improved in all four fantasy categories for a starting pitcher. Of course, that was a relatively easy thing for him to do, given how poor he was in 2007
- Jorge de la Rosa's Question Mark
Jorge de la Rosa is a journeyman in every sense of the word. By the time de la Rosa could legally drink he was already in his third organization and second professional baseball league. In 2003 he
- The Reality of Jorge De La Rosa
A question in the mailbag from L. S. this week ended simply: Is Jorge De La Rosa for real?
His 2.99 FIP seems to suggest that his good start is for real, but ZiPS has him putting up a 4.71 ERA
- Old Catchers and Jorge Posada
and a reliable closer for years, was going to get a nice contract, regardless. Instead, the person people should point to for coming up big prior to free agency is Jorge Posada.
In 2007, at the age
- Jorge Julio to Milwaukee
will put them at $90 mil for 2009, meaning that, prior to today, they had $27.3 mil to spend in order to add five or more wins.
The Brewers just signed Jorge Julio to a 1-yr deal, so how does he
- Daily Graphing - Jorge Cantu
Last season Devil Ray's prospect Jorge Cantu broke through in a big way by batting .286 with 28 home runs in just under 600 at-bats. That's a considerable amount of power for a second-baseman