Archive for December 2007

The Orioles’ Randor Bierd and Cardinals’ Brian Barton rank as Chris’ favorite Rule 5 selections this year.

Nine prospects who made big strides in their game.

Should hitters who are succeeding in their second or third time in Triple-A be treated differently than less experienced Triple-A hitters?

You might already know about Jay Bruce, but other guys are hot, too

Some digging into enhanced gameday data for 12 pitchers suggests it’s not all about location, location, location.

Should we expect rebound performances from the Cubs’ Donnie Veal and the Orioles’ Brandon Erbe?

What are the chances of big second half performances from struggling young hitters like Reid Brignac and Trevor Crowe?

A look at past top high school pitching prospects with an eye towards this Thursday’s draft.

Wladimir Balentien, Bryan Anderson, Desmond Jennings and others are emerging as top prospects

Ten lesser-known minor league pitchers off to hot starts, including Arizona’s Brett Anderson and Cincinnati’s Daryl Thompson.

Are home runs down due to weather or something else?

King Felix reigns over this list of promising young pitchers.

The minor league season is underway, and here are eight players who could emerge as top prospects by the end of the year.

Tampa Bay’s Scott Kazmir is joined by pitchers in the major leagues, minor leagues, and even the NCAA level in this summary of the game’s best young southpaws.

The Royals’ Billy Butler and the Diamondbacks’ Carlos Quentin lead this list of exciting young corner outfielders.

Grady Sizemore and Chris Young lead this list of promising young center fielders.

Jose Reyes and Hanley Ramirez lead this list of 15 great young shortstops in the major and minor leagues.

Miguel Cabrera, David Wright and Ryan Zimmerman lead this exciting group of young third basemen.

Robinson Cano, Howie Kendrick and Rickie Weeks lead this list of 15 promising young second basemen in the majors and the minor leagues.

Daric Barton, Prince Fielder and Travis Snider lead this list of promising young first basemen.