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2013 Top 10 Third Base Prospects

Third base prospects are coming back with a vengeance after a few years away. The two top dogs from last year’s Top 10 return to this year’s list and they are joined by a host of other quality prospects from … 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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2012 Post-Season All-Prospect Team: South Atlantic League

Over the past few years the South Atlantic League has been loaded with prospect, including last year with super prospects Bryce Harper and Jurickson Profar bouncing around the league. This year’s rendition of the SAL didn’t disappoint with prospects throughout … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Maikel Franco (3B)

BLUF: Very underrated player with plus offensive and defensive potential. The Player: Maikel Franco (3B, Philadelphia Phillies) – Signed by the Phillies out of the Dominican Republic in 2010 for $100,000. Debuted in the Gulf Coast League as a 17-year … Continue reading

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The Lineup: 8/19/12

I’m vowing to get back on track with on-time articles this week…I promise! I’m going to a hit a couple of prospects that have been on the scene since last year in Martin and Foltynewicz, along with a sleeper that … Continue reading

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2012 Philadelphia Phillies Top 15 Prospects

The Phillies system is nowhere near as strong as it has been in recent years but that comes about because they have used their system to improve the big league club in the midst of a robust championship window. The … Continue reading

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