Category Archives: Miami Marlins

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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2013 Miami Marlins Top 15 Prospects

The Miami farm system looks a lot better after an off-season full of trades. While the top two on the list, and their star potential, would have garnered plenty of praise, the rest of the system lacked depth and offered … Continue reading

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Accountability Check: Marlins 2012 Top 15 Prospects

Miami Marlins 2012 Top 15 Prospects (12/16/11) Just recently, while evaluating last year’s Royals rankings, I noted that there are times when I appear to be “holding on” to a prospect too long, rather than trusting the latest information and … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Justin Nicolino (LHP)

BLUF: Quality stuff and tremendous polish for his age make an easy three/four starter projection. The Player: Justin Nicolino (LHP, Toronto Blue Jays) – The Blue Jays second round pick in 2010, he signed late and didn’t debut until the … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Marcell Ozuna (OF)

BLUF: Has the power arm and bat of a classic right fielder, along with enormous risk. The Player: Marcell Ozuna (OF, Miami Marlins) – Ozuna was signed in 2008 out of the Dominican Republic and made his professional debut that … Continue reading

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Scouting the Swap: Non-Waiver Deadline Passes

I got tied up at the ball park with some Nick Castellanos interviews yesterday but I wanted to circle back and hit the scouting reports on the prospects involved in the flurry of trades leading up to yesterday’s non-waiver trade … Continue reading

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Scouting the Swap: The Deals Continue

As the trade deadline gets closer and closer, teams continue to make moves to position themselves for one of five playoff spots in each league. Tuesday was headlined by three deals, including the movement of Wandy Rodriguez and Hanley Ramirez … Continue reading

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Scouting the Swap: A Host of Deals

I’m playing a little catch up on the last couple of trades, so this post will capture the White Sox-Astros, Tigers-Marlins and Yankees-Mariners deals with quick scouting reports on the prospects involved. Over the weekend, the Astros continued their fire … Continue reading

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2012 Post-Draft Notes: National League East

As I kick off my roundup of the 2012 MLB Draft, I’m going to take a quick tour through the National League East. My plan is to briefly go team-by-team to highlight picks that stand out to me, trends of … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Christian Yelich (OF)

BLUF: Gifted hitter with outstanding offensive profile that spans several tools. The Player: Christian Yelich (OF, Miami Marlins) – A first round pick by the Marlins in 2010, Yelich appeared in only 12 games between the Gulf Coast League and … Continue reading

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