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Eyewitness Accounts: July 2, 2015
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Notes from the Field: July 1, 2015
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06-29

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: June 29, 2015
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06-27

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2015 Futures Game Preview
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06-27

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2015 Futures Game Preview
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06-25

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Eyewitness Accounts: June 25, 2015
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06-24

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Notes from the Field: June 24, 2015
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06-22

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: June 22, 2015
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06-18

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Eyewitness Accounts: June 18, 2015
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06-15

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: June 15, 2015
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06-08

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: June 8, 2015
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06-04

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Eyewitness Accounts: June 4, 2015
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06-01

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: June 1, 2015
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05-26

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: May 26, 2015
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05-21

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Eyewitness Accounts: May 21, 2015
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05-18

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: May 18, 2015
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05-14

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Eyewitness Accounts: May 14, 2015
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05-11

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: May 11, 2015
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05-07

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Eyewitness Accounts: May 7, 2015
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05-04

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: May 4, 2015
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04-30

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Eyewitness Accounts: April 30, 2015
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04-27

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: April 27, 2015
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04-23

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Eyewitness Accounts: April 23, 2015
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04-20

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: April 20, 2015
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04-13

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Monday Morning Ten Pack: April 13, 2015
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04-01

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Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League
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03-27

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Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League
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03-24

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Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League
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03-20

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Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League
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03-18

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Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League
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03-17

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Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League
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02-17

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Draft Ten Pack: February 17, 2015
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02-17

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2015 Prospects: 2015 Organizational Rankings
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Mark Anderson, Jeff Moore and BP Prospect Staff

02-09

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2015 Prospects: Top 101 Prospects of 2015
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Nick J. Faleris, Chris Mellen and BP Prospect Staff

02-06

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2015 Prospects: Los Angeles Angels Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

02-04

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2015 Prospects: Houston Astros Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

02-02

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2015 Prospects: Oakland Athletics Top 10 Prospects
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Tucker Blair and BP Prospect Staff

01-30

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2015 Prospects: Seattle Mariners Top 10 Prospects
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Jordan Gorosh and BP Prospect Staff

01-28

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2015 Prospects: Texas Rangers Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

01-26

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2015 Prospects: Kansas City Royals Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

01-21

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2015 Prospects: Detroit Tigers Top 10 Prospects
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Chris Mellen and BP Prospect Staff

01-14

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2015 Prospects: Cleveland Indians Top 10 Prospects
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Chris Mellen and BP Prospect Staff

01-12

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2015 Prospects: Chicago White Sox Top 10 Prospects
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Chris Mellen and BP Prospect Staff

01-09

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2015 Prospects: Minnesota Twins Top 10 Prospects
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Chris Mellen and BP Prospect Staff

01-08

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2015 Prospects: Los Angeles Dodgers Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

01-05

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2015 Prospects: San Francisco Giants Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

12-24

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2015 Prospects: San Diego Padres Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

12-22

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2015 Prospects: Colorado Rockies Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

12-12

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2015 Prospects: Arizona Diamondbacks Top 10 Prospects
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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

12-10

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2015 Prospects: Baltimore Orioles Top 10 Prospects
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Chris Mellen and BP Prospect Staff

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April 13, 2015 6:00 am

Monday Morning Ten Pack: April 13, 2015

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Updates on David Dahl, Jesse Biddle, Mitch Brown, and more as the minor-league season kicks off and the Ten Pack makes its triumphant return.

Blake Snell, LHP, Tampa Bay Rays (High-A Charlotte)
There were plenty of solid pitching performances over the first weekend of the minor-league baseball season, but none was quite as dominant as Snell was on Thursday against Fort Myers. Snell struck out 10 over six shutout innings against a less-than-stellar Miracle lineup, but the story of the evening was the improved arsenal—and more importantly—the substantially improved command. The 2011 first-round selection sat 92-94 mph with his fastball on an NL West scout’s radar gun, and he touched 97 with some life to the offering as well. The slider and change both flashed plus as well, with the slider being the more consistent offering, with hard tilt that can cause swings and misses from hitters from both sides of the plate.


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The Prospect Team takes a look at some interesting names they viewed during their time in Arizona, including Alex Jackson, Luke Jackson, and Bradley Zimmer.

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March 27, 2015 6:00 am

Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League

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Spring notes from Arizona on prospects, including Francisco Mejia, Touki Toussaint, and Grant Holmes.

Throughout March, the BP Prospect Team is invading both Arizona and Florida to get some fresh looks at players as they prepare for their 2015 assignments. Between now and the start of the minor league season, they’ll be providing updates (and videos) on the prospects you know and love—and quite a few that you may not.

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Notes from Arizona on prospects, including Jonathan Gray, Lewis Brinson, and Jesse Winker

Throughout March, the BP Prospect Team is invading both Arizona and Florida to get some fresh looks at players as they prepare for their 2015 assignments. Between now and the start of the minor league season, they’ll be providing updates (and videos) on the prospects you know and love—and quite a few that you may not.

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March 20, 2015 6:00 am

Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League

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First-hand looks at Nomar Mazara, Robert Stephenson, Yasmany Tomas, and other intriguing prospects in Arizona.

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March 18, 2015 6:00 am

Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League

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The prospect team offers thoughts on some players viewed in Arizona.

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March 17, 2015 6:00 am

Spring Training Notebook: Cactus League

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The prospect team offers thoughts on some players viewed in Arizona.

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February 17, 2015 6:00 am

Draft Ten Pack: February 17, 2015

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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

Updates on Kyle Funkhouser, Brendan Rodgers, Dansby Swanson, and other potential draft targets.

This past weekend kicked-off the start of the Division I college baseball season, and so too does Baseball Prospectus’ prospect team kick-off our coverage of the 2015 draft with the first installment of our Draft Ten Pack series. Each week we will bring you updates on some of the top names and rising talents across the amateur landscape, beginning this week with updates from college baseball’s opening weekend and some prep notes from the Sunshine State and an early-season Midwest showcase.

Kyle Funkhouser, RHP, Louisville

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Every farm system in baseball, ordered from best to worst.

1. Chicago Cubs
Farm System Ranking in 2014: 2
2015 Top Ten Prospects: Link
Top Prospect: Addison Russell (2)
Prospects on the BP 101: 7
State of the System: Despite graduating infielders Arismendy Alcantara and Javier Baez, and mildly uninspiring years from former Top 10 prospects like C.J. Edwards and Christian Villanueva, the Cubs are the proud owner of the game’s top system. With the 2014 arrival of shortstop Addison Russell via trade, the explosive emergence of third baseman Kris Bryant, and the selection of a hit-first prospect like Kyle Schwarber, the Cubs remain absolutely loaded with impact talent. The arrival and emergence of those players doesn’t even begin to touch on the continued presence of outfielders Jorge Soler and Albert Almora, as well as quality depth of high ceiling players like Gleyber Torres, Eloy Jimenez, Carson Sands, and Mark Zagunis. The Cubs’ system is loaded to the gills with talent that could help their roster continue to improve internally, or via trade.
Must-See Affiliate: Triple-A Iowa
Prospects to See There: Kris Bryant, Addison Russell, Pierce Johnson








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The Twins' Byron Buxton is, for the second year in a row, the best prospect in baseball.

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Chat with Nick J. Faleris and Chris Mellen About the Top 101 (8:00 PM ET) | Read the list with full commentary in Baseball Prospectus 2015

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February 6, 2015 6:00 am

2015 Prospects: Los Angeles Angels Top 10 Prospects

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Nick J. Faleris and BP Prospect Staff

Even with a recent solid addition at the top of the list, this continues to be a very weak system.

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February 4, 2015 6:00 am

2015 Prospects: Houston Astros Top 10 Prospects

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Still a strong system despite some recent trades and high-profile graduates.

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