Newsletter: Monday, July 8, 2013
BASEBALL PROSPECTUS 2013 FUTURES GUIDE IS HERE
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Futures Guide is packed with useful information. We can use it to supplement
what our scouts have seen or fill in the blanks where our own information may
be lacking. It's a great resource."
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-- Larry, reviewer at Amazon.com ( http://bbp.cx/fg/ ) -- thanks Larry!
Detailed write-ups by Jason Parks and company on 481 of the top players in the
minors. Includes the Baseball Prospectus Top 101 Prospects of 2013, The Top 10
Prospects for each minor league orgnization, BP's 2013 Org Rankings, and the
fantasy team's Top 100 dynasty league prospects.
"Baseball Prospectus continues to provide unique insight into player
evaluation. Its foray into the world of prospects does not disappoint."
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NEW PREMIUM CONTENT
Monday Morning Ten Pack
July 8, 2013
by Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff
An international edition.
One Less Marlin, and a New National
by Mark Anderson, R.J. Anderson and Ben Lindbergh
The Dodgers get Ricky Nolasco, and the Nats add Scott Hairston.
Painting the Black
The Outside Man
by R.J. Anderson
Max Scherzer violates a central tenet of pitching, with great success.
What You Need to Know
The NL East Gets Interesting
by Daniel Rathman
The Nationals started slow, but the Braves should be looking over their
Daily Hit List
Monday, July 8
by Matt Sussman
Hey now, you're an All-Star edition of the Daily Hit List
Around the League: July 8, 2013
by Clint Chisam
News and notes from around the league for July 8, 2013.
NEW FANTASY CONTENT
The Top 50 Fantasy Prospects
by Bret Sayre
A look at what has changed in the prospect world, viewed through a fantasy
lens, since Opening Day.
NEW BASIC CONTENT
Special July Premium Subscription Promotion
by Joe Hamrahi
Subscribe now and receive a free PDF copy of the 2013 Futures Guide by Jason
Parks and the BP Prospect Team
Analyzing Rogers Centre's Roof
by Rob Pettapiece
Does Rogers Centre's retractable roof have a significant impact on scoring?
The Week In Quotes
by Andrew Koo, Chris Mosch and Satchel Price
Running through the notable quotes of the week that was.
Intrepid Inspections: Bringing the same high level thought & processes to
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EFFECTIVELY WILD, THE DAILY BP PODCAST - EPISODE 238: PICKING THE WORST
ALL-STARS POSSIBLE/JOSH HAMILTON'S TOBACCO TURNAROUND
FRINGE AVERAGE: EPISODE 12
BP FANTASY PODCAST: EPISODE 50
TINSTAAPP: EPISODE 7
EFFECTIVELY WILD SEASON PREVIEWS, ALL IN ONE PLACE
If you missed any of Ben and Sam's team-by-team podcast previews, or want a
refresher, you can now find all of them by following the link below. On that
page, you'll also find the BP author who joined Ben and Sam and the insider
who was interviewed by Pete Barrett noted next to each team.
DOLLAR SIGN ON THE MUSCLE RIDES AGAIN
Last month, Sam Miller wrote a blog post about the baseball men recorded in
the nonfiction book Dollar Sign on the Muscle, which was ranked as one of the
top five baseball books by the Wall Street Journal. That inspired us to try to
bring back the out-of-print work by Kevin Kerrane, and now, we've come to an
agreement with the author to do just that. For more information, see Dave
Pease's blog post linked below.
MLB ROUNDTRIP WITH BASEBALL PROSPECTUS IS BACK
We are thrilled to announce that MLB Roundtrip with Baseball Prospectus
returned to SiriusXM Radio on Sunday, March 17, and will air every Sunday
night throughout the season. The show is sponsored this year by Perfect Game
USA, and your hosts are Mike Ferrin, Daron Sutton, and our own Joe Hamrahi.
TOP 10 PROSPECT LISTS ARCHIVE
Jason Parks and the BP prospect team have completed their top-10 lists. For a
complete archive of the lists, go to:
For our list of the top 101 prospects across all teams, go to:
BALLPARK EVENTS TOUR UNDERWAY
Many of your favorite BP authors will soon descend on a major-league ballpark
near you. For information on all of our ballpark events for this season, visit
the page linked below. You can find out more about each individual event and
purchase tickets by following the links on that page. We hope to see you
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