Newsletter: Monday, July 29, 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
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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.
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evaluation. Its foray into the world of prospects does not disappoint."
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NEW PREMIUM CONTENT
Monday Morning Ten Pack
July 29, 2013
by Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff
A tour of the minors, with looks at Mookie Betts, Garin Cecchini, Dorssys
Paulino, Sergio Alcantara, and more.
Minor League Update
Games of Sunday, July 28
by Zach Mortimer
Notes on 15 prospects, including Royals righty Christian Binford and Mets
second baseman Wilmer Flores.
Painting the Black
The Mid-Season Unknowns
by R.J. Anderson
Good stories, funky motions, under-the-radar breakouts, and longshots: A look
at 10 interesting players you probably haven't heard of.
What You Need to Know
Fearing Jose Fernandez
by Daniel Rathman
The Marlins have the worst record in the National League, but they have the
arms to play spoiler down the stretch.
Around the League: July 29, 2013
by Clint Chisam
News and notes from around the league for July 29, 2013.
Around the League: July 28, 2013
by Clint Chisam
News and notes from around the league for July 28, 2013.
NEW FANTASY CONTENT
Dumping and Correctly Calculating Roster Value
by Mike Gianella
For keeper-league owners selling at this year's deadline, Mike explains why
it's important to go a step deeper than the typical M.O.
NEW BASIC CONTENT
The BP Staff Tries to Trade, and Trade For, Jake Peavy
by Sam Miller
Sam plays GM and auctions off Chicago's most valuable trade bait to the
The Week In Quotes
by Andrew Koo, Chris Mosch and Satchel Price
Running through the notable quotes from 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 251: BASEBALL STORIES THAT
WOULD BE BIGGER TODAY/FINDING A NARRATIVE FOR THE NATIONALS
FRINGE AVERAGE: EPISODE 15
BP FANTASY PODCAST: EPISODE 51
TINSTAAPP: EPISODE 9
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.
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:
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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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