Prospect Analysis

In this section, you can find prospect scouting reports and analysis
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New York Mets promote prospect Dilson Herrera

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The New York Mets have promoted second base prospect Dilson Herrera to the major league roster.

Mets Top 20 2014 pre-season prospects in review

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The strength of this organization remains young pitching, but there are some interesting bats as well.

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Cubs promote Jorge Soler: what should we expect?

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The Chicago Cubs have promoted Cuban outfield prospect Jorge Soler to the major league roster. Here's an analysis of what to expect.

Scouting Yankees' righthander Luis Severino

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One of the biggest breakout pitchers in 2014, Dan Weigel put eyes on Severino's two most recent outings.

Braves Top 20 2014 PRE-SEASON prospects in review

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Tommy La Stella and David Hale have contributed from the Braves farm system this season.

Scouting Friday's Reading - Erie matchup

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Firsthand looks at Erie's Devon Travis, Dixon Machado, Steven Moya, and Warwick Sapould and Reading's Adam Loewen and Aaron Altherr.

Cards prospect Stephen Piscotty: will homers come?

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St. Louis Cardinals outfield prospect Stephen Piscotty continues to hit for average in Triple-A, but will he show sufficient home run power to play a corner outfield spot in the majors?

Looking past the stat line: Mark Appel

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Mark Appel's struggles this season have been well documented, but the 2013 first overall pick has been better since his promotion to Double-A.

Rangers prospect Nomar Mazara hits Texas League

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Texas Rangers prospect Nomar Mazara is just 19 years old, but he's had no problems handling Double-A pitching since being promoted to the Texas League.

Twins Top 20 2014 pre-season prospects in review

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Here is a review of how the pre-season Minnesota Twins prospect class has performed in 2014.

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Looking past the stat line: Archie Bradley

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Archie Bradley has seen his stock fall after battling injuries and ineffectiveness this season.

The Top 150 Prospects Monthly Update as of 8/19

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A look at how the Top 150 prospects are doing as the 2014 season hits the home stretch.

Red Sox OF Jackie Bradley: what happens now?

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Some thoughts on where things stand with Jackie Bradley following his demotion to Triple-A Pawtucket.

Looking past the stat line: Robert Stephenson

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Robert Stephenson has stalled a bit at Double-A this year, causing his risk factor to increase, but his potential remains sky-high.

Looking past the stat line: Noah Syndergaard

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Noah Syndergaard has been hit hard at Las Vegas this season but his long-term outlook remains unchanged.

Scouting Daniel Norris' 13 strikeout game

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A firsthand account of one of the most dominant pitching performances in the minor leagues this season.

Gallery
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Carlos Rodon says he's working hard on his change

Interview with Carlos Rodon after his seven-strikeout performance, including a photo gallery from Wednesday's game.

2014 PG All-American Observations

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A quick look at the stars of the Perfect Game All-American game.

White Sox prospect Carlos Rodon strikes out seven

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Lefty Carlos Rodon struck out seven in his home debut in High-A Winstom Salem. Displaying a quick fastball with a developing change, this North Carolina State alum is making the White Sox draft...

Orioles may have struck gold with Hunter Harvey

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Despite elbow issues that ended his 2014 campaign prematurely, the Orioles may have gotten the best high school pitcher in the entire 2013 draft with the 22nd overall pick.

Tigers promote Buck Farmer to big leagues

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The Tigers promoted pitching prospect Buck Farmer to the majors after just two Double-A starts.

Thoughts on Giants prospect Kyle Crick

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San Francisco Giants pitching prospect Kyle Crick generates mixed opinions despite his outstanding arm strength.

Reds rookie Carlos Contreras: closer potential?

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A reader asks if Cincinnati Reds rookie Carlos Contreras has closer potential and long-term fantasy value.

Power surge from Orioles rookie Caleb Joseph

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Baltimore Orioles rookie catcher Caleb Joseph has homered in five consecutive games. Who is this guy?

Nationals promote outfield prospect Michael Taylor

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The Washington Nationals are expected to promote outfield prospect Michael A. Taylor to the major league roster today.

Yankees promote prospect Bryan Mitchell

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The Yankees have promoted pitching prospect Bryan Mitchell to the major leagues. Here's a quick report.

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