Tag Archives: Pitcher

Scouting Report: Trey Ball (LHP)

BLUF: Strong two-way player with far more potential on the mound. The Player: Trey Ball (LHP, New Castle (IN) High School) – A known commodity on the showcase circuit for the last two years, Ball is one of the top … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Kohl Stewart (RHP)

BLUF: Crude pitcher with very nice raw tools and a huge risk profile. The Player: Kohl Stewart (RHP, St. Pius X High School) – One of the elite quarterback recruits in the country, Stewart has committed to play baseball and … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Jonathan Gray (RHP)

BLUF: Raw power right-handed starter with dominating frontline potential. The Player: Jonathan Gray (RHP, University of Oklahoma) – Started his college career at Eastern Oklahoma State College before transferring to Oklahoma as a sophomore. Posted a 3.16 ERA in 18 … Continue reading

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2013 Top 10 Left-Handed Pitching Prospects

Yesterday’s list of right-handed pitchers was flat out jaw dropping. Today’s list of left-handers doesn’t offer the same inspiration, and frankly, it is difficult to identify a pitcher on this list that could really explode and hang with the elite … Continue reading

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2013 Top 10 Right-Handed Pitching Prospects

Right-handed pitching is one of the strengths of the prospect landscape right now; featuring multiple handfuls of high-end pitching prospects that have the potential to become front of the rotation arms. Unlike some years, there is a group of four … Continue reading

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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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Scouting Report: Blake Snell (LHP)

BLUF: Long, lean lefty with potential for two plus pitches and a number three profile. The Player: Blake Snell (LHP, Tampa Bay Rays) – The Rays supplemental round pick in 2011 he signed for $684,000 and pitched 26.1 innings in … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Jameson Taillon (RHP)

BLUF: Exceptional pitching prospect with huge FB-CB combo and massive upside. The Player: Jameson Taillon (RHP, Pittsburgh Pirates) – Taillon was the second overall pick in 2010 and did not debut until the 2011 season. With Low-A West Virginia, he … 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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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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