Category Archives: National League East

Scouting Report: Nate Karns (RHP)

BLUF: Burly right-hander finally has health and two plus pitches that should get him to MLB. The Player: Nate Karns (RHP, Washington Nationals) – Karns was a 12th round pick in 2009 and signed for $225,000 after performing well in … Continue reading

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2013 Washington Nationals Top 15 Prospects

Here it is, the final Top 15 list of the year! The Nationals have seen some elite prospects pass through this list in recent years and they have also traded away several prospects that would still fit nicely on this … Continue reading

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Accountability Check: Nationals 2012 Top 15 Prospects

Washington Nationals 2012 Top 15 Prospects (2/6/12) Much like this year, by the time I got around to the Nationals system last year, much of the off-season was gone and the organization had already shipped out prospects like Brad Peacock, … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Jesse Biddle (LHP)

BLUF: Physical pitcher with a broad arsenal and a mid-rotation projection. The Player: Jesse Biddle (LHP, Philadelphia Phillies) – A late first round pick of the Phillies in 2010, Biddle made 12 starts that summer across two levels, posting a … Continue reading

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2013 Philadelphia Phillies Top 15 Prospects

The Phillies system doesn’t have tremendous star power or depth but it does have a fair number of boom or bust types that could make a name for themselves in 2013. There are a few mid-rotation starters that could be … Continue reading

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Accountability Check: Phillies 2012 Top 15 Prospects

Philadelphia Phillies 2012 Top 15 Prospects (1/19/12) The Phillies had an odd list last year and it shows as when I go back to look at my performance. Predicting the rise of players like Darin Ruf or Cody Asche would … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Domingo Tapia (RHP)

BLUF: Power arm with excellent present fastball/change-up and projection in other areas. The Player: Domingo Tapia (RHP, New York Mets) – Tapia didn’t sign with the Mets until he was 17-years old in 2009 and didn’t debut until 2010. He … Continue reading

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2013 New York Mets Top 15 Prospects

This year’s edition of the Mets Top 15 offers far more long-term intrigue than last year’s list. With the addition of Noah Syndergaard, Travis d’Arnaud and Wuilmer Becerra from the RA Dickey trade and the emergence of arms like Rafael … Continue reading

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Accountability Check: Mets 2012 Top 15 Prospects

New York Mets 2012 Top 15 Prospects (1/3/12) The Mets offered an interesting challenge when compiling the rankings last year. Any analyst with knowledge of the players could have looked at the system and gone one of three routes, 1) … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Adieny Hechavarria (SS)

BLUF: Excellent defender that is big-league ready and should play every day in Miami. The Player: Adieny Hechavarria (SS, Miami Marlins) – Hechavarria was traded to the Marlins as part of the Jose Reyes blockbuster early in the off-season. He … Continue reading

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