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Trade Analysis: Mets Trade Collin Cowgill to Angels for Speedy Prospect Kyle Johnson

By | June 26, 2013 at 1:01 am | One comment

On Tuesday, the New York Mets agreed to trade outfielder Collin Cowgill to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for prospect Kyle Johnson. A fairly minor move, neither of the names involved in the deal are widely recognizable. Taking a closer look though, this seemingly small trade could turn out very nicely for all parties [...]

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Win Like a Champion: An Interview with Farragut Admirals Baseball Coach Matt Buckner

By | May 8, 2013 at 9:54 pm | One comment

  When an outsider thinks of Knoxville, Tennessee and its surrounding suburbs, the first things that come to mind are probably country music, Pat Summitt, the Smokey Mountains and whiskey–not necessarily in that order. Generally, it’s not baseball. That sounds more like a California or Florida thing. But despite its reputation, Tennessee is developing in [...]

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Interview with 2013 MLB Draft Prospect Errol Robinson

Interview with 2013 MLB Draft Prospect Errol Robinson

By | June 5, 2013 at 10:40 am | No comments

St. John's College High School shortstop, Errol Robinson, has quickly developed into one of the nation's premier shortstops (background and scouting report). Though he'd always dreamed of earning a baseball scholarship from a top college, and ultimately playing professional...

Posted in: MLB Draft, News, Prospect Spotlight

Prospect Spotlight: Jacob Rhodes is Trying to Catch On

Prospect Spotlight: Jacob Rhodes is Trying to Catch On

By | January 15, 2013 at 2:14 pm | No comments

Contact Jacob at RhodesJacob19@GMail.com   Meet Jacob Rhodes, a twenty-three-year-old former All-State, All-Conference and All-American catcher with a packed trophy case and a top-notch resume of division-one baseball.   As long as he can remember,...

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Scouting Report: Boston Red Sox Top Prospect Garin Cecchini

Scouting Report: Boston Red Sox Top Prospect Garin Cecchini

By | June 30, 2013 at 1:54 am | No comments

Scout footage (embedded below) of top third base prospect Garin Cecchini playing for the class-A advanced Salem Red Sox during the 2013 season. Included are high definition clips of Cecchini batting, fielding and baserunning, in two games against the Potomac Nationals...

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Scouting Report and Footage: Blake Treinen, Washington Nationals

Scouting Report and Footage: Blake Treinen, Washington Nationals

By | June 26, 2013 at 11:19 pm | No comments

Embedded at the bottom of this page is scout footage of top Nationals prospect, right-handed pitcher Blake Treinen. Included are high-definition clips of Treinen's start for the Harrisburg Senators on 4/28/13, in a game against the Bowie Baysox. In that game, Treinen out...

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