- Prospect Stock Watch: Keller, Martin, Torres
and has the chance to be a very good fielder. Unfortunately for the A’s, though, it could come as a utility player if Martin cannot jumpstart his offence.
Christopher Torres | SS | Mariners
- The Prospect Stock Watch: Torres, Verdugo, Musgrove
as snow, rain and cold) in the Midwest League. Keep an eye on Verdugo. I’m willing to bet as the weather warms up, so too will this talented prospect. [Value Steady]
Gleyber Torres, SS, Cubs
- New Hats For Alex Torres
Alex Torres-- who I should have protected on my Scoresheet team!-- over the weekend became the first pitcher to wear a padded, protective, giant, silly-looking hat on the mound. Hats off
- Daily Notes: On Jose Fernandez's Last Two Starts, Briefly
Table of Contents
Here's the table of contents for today's edition of the Daily Notes.
1. On Jose Fernandez's Last Two Starts, Briefly
2. Today’s MLB.TV Free Game
3. Today's Complete Schedule
- Daily Notes: Featuring Gerrit Cole Against Jose Fernandez
- Jose Molina on Jose Molina
Fun fact: Jose Molina's FanGraphs player ID number is 25. Mike Trout's is 10155. All right.
According to numbers provided to me by Matthew Carruth, last year there were 78 catchers in baseball who
- Jose is Okay
Two years ago, when Jose Bautista was enjoying his 50 HR breakout, I was enjoying slotting him in to my lineup on a daily basis in the original ottoneu league. A $1 in-season auction pickup, Joey
- Jose Barista
Jose Bautista has been many things. A Pittsburgh Pirates draft pick. An Oriole, Devil Ray, Royal, Pirate, and Met, all in the same season. A Rule 5 Draft pick. A Blue Jay. The Home Run King. One
- FanGraphs Scouting: Alexander Torres in Action
I had an opportunity to watch Tampa Bay Rays pitching prospect Alexander Torres make a start against the prospect-laden Louisville Bats (Cincinnati Reds). At first glance, Torres needs to tighten up
- Jose Ceda and Alexander Torres: Mining the Minors
Current Level: Triple-A
Statistics: 2-3 W-L; 2.21 ERA; 1.42 WHIP; 45:23 K:BB over 36 and 2/3 IPs
40-man roster: Yes
Opportunity Rating: 6
- Andres Torres vs. Angel Pagan
Aside from age, Andres Torres and Angel Pagan have much in common. Both are swift switch-hitters who impressed in brief big league playing time in 2009 and broke out while holding full-time gigs
- Andres Torres and Confirmation Bias
In September, Andres Torres hit .164/.188/.328 in 69 plate appearances, finishing with his worst month of the season. In the NLDS, Torres hit .125/.176/.125, striking out six times in 18 trips
- Jose Bautista and the Meaning of the Word "Fluke"
Today, Joe Posnanski wrote a piece about Jose Bautista's remarkable 50th home run. Bautista's the first man to crack the 50-home run barrier since 2007, just the 26th man ever to reach such a gaudy
- The Next Andres Torres?
leagues. However, there's a contemporary example of this exact same development path currently having a monster year in the majors - Andres Torres.
Like Rodriguez, Torres was a no-power slap
- Andres Torres: Where Did He Come From?
are a part of the game, Torres' story makes his sudden arrival less surprising. From the San Jose Mercury News:
For much of his life, it looked as if Torres would one day be impressing on the track