MLB Prospects Rumors & News

  • 1 Potential Breakout Prospect for Every MLB Organization in 2023

    Bleacher Report "Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Jackson Chourio went from under-the-radar low-level minor leaguer to one of the top prospects in baseball during a breakout 2022 season. Ricky Tiedemann (TOR), Ceddanne Rafaela (BOS), Wilmer Flores (DET), Gavin Stone (LAD), Emmanuel Rodriguez (MIN), Gordon..." December 30

  • 10 MLB Prospects Who Could Be the Centerpiece of Winter Meetings Blockbuster Trades

    Bleacher Report "The 2022 MLB winter meetings will begin Sunday, and while the MLB talent changing teams in blockbuster trades can often steal the headlines, the prospects who go the other way in those deals often wind up being the bigger story. Workhorse right-hander Jeff Samardzija going from the..." December 03

  • Ten Arizona Fall League prospects scouts liked most, plus 5 who left mixed impressions

    The Athletic "The weather has begun to cool, families will soon gather over turkey and stuffing and the latest season of the Arizona Fall League is in the books. For six weeks, some of the game’s best prospects exhibited their talent in front of a smattering of fans. But now those players have..." November 21

  • Ranking the Top 25 MLB Rookies of the 2022 Season

    Bleacher Report "Every year brings at least a handful of exciting new stars in the big leagues, but the 2022 MLB rookie class is as deep and talented as any in recent memory. Seattle Mariners center fielder Julio Rodríguez, Baltimore Orioles catcher Adley Rutschman and Atlanta Braves teammates..." October 15

  • 2023 MLB Draft Lottery Odds Finalized "While there are 12 teams continuing on to the postseason to compete for a World Series title, the other 18 organizations are looking to the future, including where they might pick in the 2023 Draft. In the past, at the conclusion of the regular season, a rough pass at the first-round..." October 06

  • MLB playoffs breakout candidates: Picking 1 unexpected October hero for each team

    The Athletic "One of the things I love about the postseason is there always seems to be an unexpected October hero. We all expect the superstars to shine at this time of year, but it’s often an “under-the-radar” player who serves up an unforgettable moment and writes himself into baseball..." October 05

  • Prospects Willy Fañas, Keiderson Pavon suing Angels, alleging agreements pulled back by team

    ESPN "Two teenage baseball players are suing the Los Angeles Angels in a Dominican Republic court, alleging that the organization reneged on verbal agreements to sign them, a practice that has grown increasingly common amid a landscape with limited regulation by Major League..." September 08

  • Ten MLB pitching prospects primed to make my top 50 in 2023

    The Athletic "Last week, I released my top-50 MLB prospects list after making some difficult decisions. This week, I’m highlighting 10 position players and 10 pitchers who just missed the cut. Here are 10 intriguing pitchers who I believe will crack my top-50 ranking in 2023 and go..." September 02

  • MLBPA sends out union authorization cards in first step toward unionizing minor leaguers

    ESPN "The Major League Baseball Players Association took an initial step toward unionizing the minor leagues Sunday night, sending out authorization cards that will allow minor league players to vote for an election that could make them MLBPA members, union executive director Tony Clark told ESPN on..." August 29

  • MLB's 25 Best Prospects 20 Years Old or Younger in 2022

    Bleacher Report "The future is bright for Major League Baseball. This season has seen an impressive influx of young talent in the majors, led by Julio Rodríguez, Adley Rutschman, Spencer Strider, Michael Harris II, Jeremy Peña, Bobby Witt Jr. and George Kirby, who were all top prospects..." August 27