Daily Prospect Notes: Top 100 Prospects List Update by Eric Longenhagen June 16, 2021 Kevin Goldstein and I have updated the pro portion of the Top 100, which means we quickly reviewed the placement of players in the 50 FV tier and above, and considered who was not yet in those tiers but should be
The Twins Are Running Out of Time by Dan Szymborski June 4, 2021 It wouldn’t be a stretch to say that 2021 hasn’t gone exactly according to the plans of the Minnesota Twins. In the American League Central standings, the club currently ranks dead last, looking up at the hindquarters of even the Detroit Tigers.
Daily Prospect Notes: 6/3/21 by Eric Longenhagen June 3, 2021 These are notes on prospects from lead prospect analyst Eric Longenhagen. Read previous installments here. Santiago Florez, RHP, Pittsburgh Pirates Level & Affiliate: Low-A Bradenton Age: 21 Org Rank: 36 FV: 40 Line: 6 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 10 K
Whose High Home Run Was the Most Impressive? by Justin Choi May 28, 2021 It’s true – compared to previous seasons, hitters are struggling against pitchers. The league batting average is the lowest it’s been in decades even if you exclude pitchers, the strikeout rate the highest. It’s easy to point fingers at the people
The Twins Lose Byron Buxton (Again), but Their Problems Run Deeper by Jay Jaffe May 10, 2021 The Twins have won the AL Central in each of the past two seasons, but their chances for running their streak to three in a row have taken some major hits. Not only have they stumbled out of
Willians Astudillo and Hanser Alberto Are Here To Swing the Bat by Matthew Roberson May 7, 2021 In her 2012 novel Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn wrote that the Midwest is full of people who are nice enough, but easy to manipulate. “Easy to mold, easy to wipe down,” Flynn wrote of these people, who she