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May 15, 2014

What Scouts Are Saying

May 15, 2014

by Baseball Prospectus


Many of our authors make a habit of speaking to scouts and other talent evaluators in order to bring you the best baseball information available. Not all of the tidbits gleaned from those conversations make it into our articles, but we don't want them to go to waste. Instead, we'll be collecting them in a regular feature called "What Scouts Are Saying," which will be open to participation from the entire BP staff and include quotes about minor leaguers and major leaguers alike.

Major Leagues

Cardinals RHP Shelby Miller: “If you grade out his stuff it's pretty good, but when you watch him pitch you feel like there is something missing. Maybe it's immaturity or just that he hasn't figured it out yet, but right now you feel disappointed each time you watch him pitch.”




Cardinals RHP Trevor Rosenthal: "It's not as easy for him as it was last year. He still has the big fastball, but it's not as big as it was last year and he doesn't seem to trust his off-speed stuff. It wouldn't surprise me if he's back in a setup role when Jason Motte returns."



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