Category Archives: Prospects

The Blue Jays Are…

With the Mets fading it’s time to take a look at what the really good teams in the AL East are doing. It’s time to check in on those Damn Yankees. It’s also about time I put a reverse jinx … Continue reading

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Harpthrob’s Heroics

Get used to seeing scenes like this.

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One Year of Mike Stanton

For years, I’ve considered Ichiro Suzuki my favorite player. He embodies so many of the things about baseball that I find beautiful and poetic and whimsical. At the moment, however, I only have eyes for Mike Stanton. He’s new and … Continue reading

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The Chosen

Bryce is back to being The Chosen One. Harpthrob, clearly inspired by LeBron James’ heroics, has bounced back from a cold spell with Harpthrobesque numbers over his last 5 contests. Bryce is 6 for his last 11, and 7 for … Continue reading

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Today’s Prospect You’ve Never Heard Of

After a solid if unspectacular season in the Midwest League, Justin Bour has been eating his spinach this year in the Florida State League. With homers in his last two contests, Bour’s line of .335/.396/.631 is hard to comprehend. Who needs … Continue reading

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Nudes and Goats

I’d imagine the Brewers are pleasantly surprised with Jonathan Lucroy. 24 year old catchers don’t usually hit .333/.385/.528. Uber-prospect Dustin Ackley is looking more and more like a bust. The guy once described as the most polished college bat in … Continue reading

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Brett Lawrie

A couple of months back, I saw Fox’s Ken Rosenthal on a New York City subway. As is my custom with minor celebrities, I decided to engage the little guy. “You like Laurie, huh?” He looked at me like I was … Continue reading

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