1. Updating the Top 10 MLB Prospects Potentially on the Trade Block

    The prospect boom in Major League Baseball has made it so blockbuster deals built around young stars with great potential are increasingly rare...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 10,181 reads 4 comments

  2. Is David Price or Cole Hamels MLB's Best Available Pitching Trade Target?

    Rumors surfaced last week during the winter meetings that David Price may be traded to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for a prospect package including right-hander Taijuan Walker...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 10,153 reads 9 comments

  3. Untouchable MLB Prospects Teams Should Consider Trading This Winter

    If we learned anything from last year’s MLB offseason, it’s that blockbuster trades are more likely to happen when previously untouchable prospects are made available...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 10,221 reads 12 comments

  4. Win-Win Prospect Packages for Top MLB Trade Targets on the Market

    Trades went down left and right last week during Major League Baseball’s annual winter meetings. Unfortunately, none of those deals involved notable prospects...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 15,295 reads 49 comments

  5. Comparing Japanese Phenom Masahiro Tanaka to Yu Darvish

    Lost in the madness of whether Masahiro Tanaka will actually take the mound for a Major League Baseball team in 2014 is the need to dissect what kind of pitcher he is...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 22,886 reads 35 comments

  6. 7 Top MLB Prospects Tearing It Up in the Winter Leagues

    Many of baseball’s top prospects are playing in the Australian, Dominican, Mexican, Puerto Rican and Venezuelan winter leagues this offseason as they look to get a head ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 11,026 reads 6 comments

  7. MLB Rule 5 Draft 2013 Results: Biggest Winners and Losers

    Value is in the eye of the beholder when it comes to the Rule 5 draft, with each team hoping to find a potential hidden gem amongst a seemingly endless list of eligible players...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 6,915 reads 0 comments

  8. Scouting Reports, Predictions for Top MLB Prospects Dealt at Winter Meetings

    Major League Baseball’s winter meetings came to an end on Thursday without a major trade involving a top-ranked prospect...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 7,184 reads 2 comments

  9. Chances of Each MLB Rule 5 Draft Pick Sticking on the Big League Roster

    Major League Baseball’s Rule 5 draft took place on Thursday morning and was once again uneventful, with only nine players selected in the major league phase. Unsurprisingly, seven of the players were pitchers...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 56,414 reads 16 comments

  10. Each MLB Team's Prospect That Will Become Household Name in 2014

    A prospect usually becomes a household name either by making an impact in the major leagues or exceeding expectations and thriving at multiple minor league levels...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 79,415 reads 60 comments

  11. MLB Trade Rumors: Top Prospects on the Trade Block, Winter Meetings Edition

    Beyond offering hope to fans of struggling teams, prospects serve a more important purpose at this time of the year...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 33,511 reads 18 comments

  12. MLB Rule 5 Draft 2013: Scouting the Top 10 Prospects Available

    After days of wheeling and dealing at Major League Baseball’s annual winter meetings, general managers and scouting directors will cap the week with the Rule 5 draft on Thursday, Dec...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 22,434 reads 11 comments

  13. David Price Trade Rumors: Assembling Los Angeles Dodgers' Perfect Trade Package

    The Los Angeles Dodgers reportedly have expressed interest in Tampa Bay Rays left-hander David Price , according to Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 42,602 reads 57 comments

  14. David Price Trade Rumors: Assembling Ideal Seattle Mariners Trade Package

    After coming up short in the sweepstakes for Prince Fielder and Josh Hamilton in each of the last two offseasons , respectively, the Seattle Mariners were determined to land one of the few elite hitters in this year’s free-agent class...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 30,739 reads 77 comments

  15. Progress Reports on All 30 MLB Teams' Top Prospect in Winter Ball

    Although they usually don’t feature the combination of big-ticket prospects and all-around depth that the Arizona Fall League does, the various international winter leagues at ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 114,939 reads 28 comments

  16. 5 MLB Pitching Prospects Tearing It Up in the Winter Leagues

    With the trades that have already taken place this week, as well as those expected to go down next week during MLB ’s Winter Meetings, it’s easy to forget there’s actually meaningful baseball still being played...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 6,088 reads 0 comments

  17. MLB Trade Rumors: Updating Top MLB Prospects on the Trade Block, Week 4

    The flurry of trades this week reaffirms that few prospects appear in trade rumors before they’re actually dealt. Prospects can serve as the deal-breaker in a potential trade and therefore are usually the last piece(s) to fall into place...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 12,125 reads 2 comments

  18. 10 MLB Hitting Prospects Tearing It Up in the Winter Leagues

    Once again, many of baseball’s top prospects are represented in the Dominican, Mexican, Puerto Rican and Venezuelan winter leagues this year as they look to get a head ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 9,317 reads 2 comments

  19. How Posting Fee Limit for Japanese Players Helps Level Playing Field in MLB

    Major League Baseball and Japan’s Nippon Professional Baseball may be making progress towards an agreement on a new posting system...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 2,355 reads 4 comments

  20. MLB Teams Whose Player Evaluation Is Clearly Still Stuck in the Past

    The St. Louis Cardinals are Major League Baseball's model organization. This past season, the Cardinals won the National League Central with 97 wins and advanced to the playoffs for the 10th time since 2000...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 7,699 reads 12 comments

  21. Top MLB Prospects Who Must Step Up in 2014 to Replace Free-Agent Departures

    With Major League Baseball’s annual winter meetings set to begin next week, it’s seemingly only a matter of time until the free agents begin to sign and trade talks escalate...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 20,196 reads 18 comments

  22. 10 MLB Prospects Who Could Be Major Trade Bait at the Winter Meetings

    Major League Baseball’s annual Winter Meetings is coming up fast, with the event to be held on Dec. 9-12 in Orlando, Florida...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 11,720 reads 29 comments

  23. MLB Teams with No Impact-Prospect Help Coming in 2014

    It’s rare for an organization to be blessed with a seemingly endless supply of internal talent—unless you’re the St. Louis Cardinals , that is...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 7,671 reads 2 comments

  24. 3 Pitchers Excelling in Winter Leagues Who Could Shine in 2014 MLB Season

    Although the Arizona Fall League has ended, the offseason Caribbean winter leagues are over a month into their respective regular seasons and filled with prospects doing exciting things...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 2,005 reads 2 comments

  25. MLB Trade Rumors: Updating Top MLB Prospects on the Trade Block, Week 3

    Beyond offering hope to fans of struggling teams, prospects serve a more important purpose at this time of the year...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 12,843 reads 5 comments