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2013 Top 10 Outfield Prospects

One would think a 2012 Top 10 that included Mike Trout and Bryce Harper would be followed by a considerably less flashy list in 2013. Good thing for all of us, that just isn’t true. With several massive talents at … Continue reading

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2013 Minnesota Twins Top 15 Prospects

The Twins system presented an interesting debate this year with two legitimate candidates for the top spot. In the end, I was tempted by the rare power profile presented by Miguel Sano, who still projects as a premium middle-of-the-order slugger. … Continue reading

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2012 Post-Draft Notes: American League Central

Chicago White Sox With their first two picks in the draft, in the first and supplemental first rounds, the White Sox added some serious juice to their minor league system. The 13th overall pick, outfielder Courtney Hawkins, offers some of … Continue reading

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2012 MLB Draft Notes: Edition #4

We’re only days away from the draft and in what is currently scheduled to be the last Draft Notes post, I want to zero in on a few of the big issues. First and foremost, the race for number one … Continue reading

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2012 MLB Draft Top 35 Prospects: Update #1 (05.30.12)

This pre-draft ranking updates a previously posted ranking from earlier this month. To be clear, this ranking does not represent a mock draft or projected order of selection. It simply represents my personal ranking of the draft prospects based on … Continue reading

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2012 MLB Draft Top 35 Prospects (05.09.12)

Throughout the spring I have been dialing up scouting reports on many of the draft’s top prospects. With the draft a little under a month away, it is time to put some context to those reports and begin showing how … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Byron Buxton (OF)

BLUF: Projection for all five tools to be average or better. Dynamic up-the-middle player with power, speed and hitting ability. The Player: Byron Buxton (OF, Appling County High School) – A small-town stud, Buxton is the star on both his … Continue reading

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The Lineup: 3/18/12

Draft season continues to heat up this week at BPN. I’ll take a look at the top high school position player, one of the top high school left-handers and arguably the top college position player. If you have request for … Continue reading

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