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2013 BPN Top 150 Prospects

It has been a long off-season but Opening Day is finally here and with it comes the release of the BPN Top 150 Prospects for 2013! As you peruse the rankings you may notice differences between the Top 150 and … 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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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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2012 Post-Season All-Prospect Team: Eastern League

The Eastern League may have started out with rosters a little thin, but that changed in a hurry as teams began promoting around mid-season. At the end of the season, the EL was loaded with prospects that have serious big-league … Continue reading

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2012 Pre-Season All-Prospect Team: Eastern League

Today’s first look at another league moves on to Double-A where I will tackle the Eastern League. One of the more difficult offensive environments at the Double-A level, the EL can be a showcase for top flight pitching but this … Continue reading

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2012 BPN Top 10 Right-Handed Starting Pitching Prospects

After debuting the Top 150 Prospects yesterday, I want to move on to additional discussion of the best prospects at each position. In each of these positional rankings I will be providing some narrative to help break the prospects into … Continue reading

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2012 BPN Top 150 Prospects

After three long months of team-by-team Top 15 lists, scouting reports and a laundry list of other articles, it’s finally time to debut the BPN Top 150! This list represents a snapshot in time that combines my own observations and … Continue reading

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Scouting Report: Zack Wheeler (RHP)

Bottom Line Up Front (BLUF): Potential frontline starter with huge fastball and hammer curve that needs work with change-up and strike throwing to reach ceiling. The Player: Zack Wheeler (RHP, New York Mets) – Wheeler was the first round pick of … Continue reading

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2012 New York Mets Top 15 Prospects

Prior to the 2010 draft the Mets had been staunch followers of the commisioners recommended slots for draft picks and that decision had hampered their ability to rebuild a depleted farm system. With a number of over-slot picks in both … Continue reading

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