Michel Baez showed why he received a big bonus from the Padres with his impressive 2017 season.
Just be glad we didn’t use a Cease-related pun.
On the 16th episode of the DFA Podcast, Bryan, Zach Crizer, and Shawn Brody discuss the first blockbuster move of the podcast’s history: the Jose Quintana trade! The guys share their diverse opinions on whether or not the Cubs or the Sox won the deal, and how soon the White Sox could compete.
Jose Quintana goes from the South Side to Wrigleyville, as the Cubs pay a premium for a frontline starter under contract through 2020.
The Pirates have a healthy line of succession at third base, and a couple of A-ball arms impress.
Brendan Rodgers chugs right along through the Cal League, Mitch Keller does the same in the FSL, and don’t look now but Brent Honeywell is staring you down while you read this.
Ten names that came close but couldn’t land that cigar.
And the Canterbury Tales will shoot up to the top of the best seller list and stay there for 27 weeks…
Notes from the California and Northwest Leagues.
Tfw something doesn’t live up to the hype but is also good.
A look at some of the high-ceiling talents who didn’t show up on the BP Top 101.
The end of the prospect lists? Oh well. There’s always next year.