Should the Phillies Have “Turned in” 2013 Draft Pick Ben Wetzler for NCAA Violation

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The Philadelphia Phillies have notified the NCAA that left-handed pitcher Ben Wetzler of Oregon State University had a sports agent present when the Phillies drafted him. Wetzler did not choose to sign with the team and as a result. elected […]

St. Louis Cardinals Spring Training Profile: Marco Gonzalez

Marco Gonzalez is just eight starts into his professional career and he's already putting people on notice. (Steve Mitchell - USA Today Sports)

Most informed baseball fans are aware that the St. Louis Cardinals have a plethora of pitching talent at the major league level and in their minor league system. Now as the elite pitchers are moving to the major leagues, a whole new […]

Miami Marlins May Lose Another Early-Round Draft Pick

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The Miami Marlins drafted North Carolina third baseman Colin Moran with its first pick in the 2013 MLB Draft a month ago. After Moran finished the College World Series with the team, the focus for Miami now is to get him and whoever else […]

Analyzing Future for Atlanta Braves’ Draft Pick Jason Hursh

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With the No. 31 selection in the 2013 MLB draft, the Atlanta Braves chose to add to their pitching depth by taking right-hander Jason Hursh out of Oklahoma State. The 6-foot-1, 197-pound prospect compiled a 6-5 record and 2.97 ERA […]

2013 MLB Draft Review: Grading the Minnesota Twins

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Heading into the draft, there was one thing for certain in regards to the Minnesota Twins’ draft strategy: they were going to take the best player available. The Twins certainly felt that they accomplished that goal by taking prep pitcher […]

2013 MLB Draft: Chicago Cubs Sign Overslot 12th Round Pick Trevor Clifton

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In November 2011, Major League Baseball and the player’s union agreed on a five year deal for a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). Among other changes from the past CBA, one of the biggest events that was affected was the MLB […]

Special Day for New York Yankees’ Pitcher Andy Pettitte and Son Josh Pettitte

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New York Yankees’ starter Andy Pettitte achieved a milestone victory Saturday evening against the Seattle Mariners, earning his 250th win, throwing 7.1 innings of three-hit ball. At 41 years old, and now in his 18th year in the majors, Pettitte […]

2013 MLB Draft: Arizona Diamondbacks Draft Paralyzed Arizona State Player Cory Hahn in 34th Round

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While the first-round selections of Mark Appel, Jonathan Gray and Kris Bryant were certainly exciting moments of this year’s MLB Draft, easily the best and most inspiring moment came not in the first round, but in the 34th, when the […]

MLB Rumors: Minnesota Twins Interested in Cuban Right-Hander Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez

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Two days after the Minnesota Twins selected prep pitcher Kohl Stewart with the number four overall pick in the 2013 MLB Amateur Draft, it seems as if they could be in the mix for adding another potential top-of-the-rotation pitcher to […]

Chicago White Sox Using MLB Draft To Build Future Success

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While it’s not quite yet the NFL Draft, or even the NBA Draft, the MLB Draft is beginning to gain a genuine interest from sports fans. Another group of spectators that have also begun to actually care about the MLB […]

2013 MLB Draft: New York Mets Focus On Outfield On Day Two


After drafting exactly zero outfielders last year, the New York Mets made the outfield a point of emphasis on day two of the 2013 MLB Draft. The Mets used four of their nine picks during day two of the draft […]

Aaron Judge: Is New York Yankees’ First-Round Pick the Next Giancarlo Stanton?

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With one of their three first-round picks Thursday night,  the New York Yankees selected monstrous outfielder Aaron Judge out of Fresno State University at no. 32. Before the draft, Judge was ranked 17th by Keith Law at ESPN, 24th by Jonathan Mayo […]