Jay anoints the Mets in their first week at No. 1 after thrashing the quickly dropping Snakes, while the Reds are the only other “rising” team in an increasingly fractured top 10, all in this week’s Prospectus Hit List.
Kevin’s weekly trip around the minors takes in the scenery of the AL East, where he has updates on some over- and underhyped prospects in some deep systems.
Jonah sits down with the architect of teams in Montreal, Florida and now Detroit to discuss building teams under difficult circumstances, the importance of finding front-office talent, and the development of the current Tiger squad.
This must be a record for the number of second basemen involved in five days of transactions, plus the rest of the news around the majors at other positions.
The Diamondbacks’ 0-6 run since the Grimsley story broke is about on-field factors, not off-field ones.
Jeff talks about the Angels’ rotation logjam before indulging in a discussion of his own fantasy fortunes.