A huge part of the prospect world, and baseball at large, involves the recruiting of extremely young players. There are problems with that practice.
The Yankees gave a cup of coffee to their best prospect. Well, metaphorically, I doubt he would enjoy coffee.
We’re all familiar with prospect lists at this point, but it’s not necessarily the most logical way of talking about prospects. Jarrett Seidler takes a step back and looks at some of the choices we make and questions we ask when constructing one.