1. How Can the Yankees Ever Fix Their Flawed, Empty Farm System?

    The New York Yankees ’ barren farm system was exposed in 2013 through injuries at the major league level, as the team was forced to use a franchise record 56 different players during the regular season...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 13,983 reads 35 comments

  2. Could Korean Pitcher Suk-min Yoon Be the Next Hyun-Jin Ryu?

    Korean right-hander Suk -min Yoon threw a bullpen session on Friday in front of scouts from the Orioles and Giants, according to a report from Korean news service SBS translated by Dan Kurtz of MyKBO ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 12,972 reads 12 comments

  3. What to Expect from MLB's No. 1 Prospect Byron Buxton in Spring Training

    When it comes to spring training, every fan is interested in getting an early look at baseball’s top prospects. This year, all eyes will be on Byron Buxton , Prospect Pipeline’s No...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 26,319 reads 23 comments

  4. Updating the Top 5 MLB Prospects Who Could Be on the Block

    Given how the market in Major League Baseball works today, prospects have become more valuable than ever. Teams are finding that it costs less to promote, say, a back-end starter ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 5,281 reads 7 comments

  5. MLB's Top 25 Can't-Miss Hitting Prospects for 2014

    Chicks dig the long ball; at least that's what the old commercial featuring Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine told us...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 48,436 reads 67 comments

  6. Will the Amazing 2013 Youth Movement in MLB Continue This Spring?

    The arrival of generational stars Bryce Harper, Mike Trout and Manny Machado in the major leagues during the 2012 season set a new standard for all future rookie classes...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 5,356 reads 2 comments

  7. Predicting Each MLB Team's Prospect Who Will Turn the Most Heads This Spring

    With 15 days remaining until pitchers and catchers report to spring training, most organizations have already extended invitations to their non-40-man-roster players...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 136,662 reads 76 comments

  8. How the Big-Market Red Sox Built One of MLB's Best Farm Systems

    It doesn’t take an industry expert to point out that the Boston Red Sox boast one of the best farm systems in Major League Baseball...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 21,336 reads 17 comments

  9. Ranking Baseball's 10 Most Underrated Prospects

    It's that magical time of year where websites and prospect writers have gathered all their information to provide readers with the list of top 100 minor leaguers who will impact Major League Baseball in the near future...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 8,959 reads 7 comments

  10. What to Expect from Top Prospect Taijuan Walker's First Full MLB Season

    It’s been a hectic past few months for Taijuan Walker. In September (well, technically Aug...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 12,856 reads 8 comments

  11. Can Matt Garza Return to First-Half Excellence of 2013?

    In spite of Matt Garza ’s struggles to stay healthy and the fact that he’s already been traded three times in his eight-year career, there’s no questioning that ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 6,739 reads 14 comments

  12. Meet the Future MLB Superstars You've Probably Never Heard Of

    Not every successful major league player is a former top prospect. Rather, it’s the high-ceiling players who typically garner the most hype as they ascend the organizational ladder...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 25,657 reads 16 comments

  13. MLB's Top 25 Can't-Miss Pitching Prospects for 2014

    Since completing my rankings of each organization’s top-10 prospects earlier this month, I have been busy ranking the top prospects in the game by position, ceiling and estimated time of arrival in the major leagues...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 72,859 reads 67 comments

  14. Who Are the Next Top International Players Who Could Jump to MLB?

    The sweepstakes for Masahiro Tanaka officially came to an end on Wednesday, as the Japanese right-hander agreed to a seven-year, $155 million deal with the New York Yankees, as first reported by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 20,831 reads 6 comments

  15. Predicting MiLB's All-Breakout Team for 2014

    Every year, virtually unknown prospects become household names by surpassing expectations in the minor leagues...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 10,188 reads 5 comments

  16. How CC Sabathia Can Fix What Went Wrong in Nightmare 2013 Season

    Things went from bad to ugly for CC Sabathia in 2013. In spite of logging 200 or more innings for the seventh straight season, the 33-year-old posted a disconcerting 4.78 ERA (4...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 8,332 reads 12 comments

  17. Former 'Can't-Miss' MLB Prospects Now Facing Make-or-Break Years in 2014

    Due to the overwhelming failure rate of prospects, an organization can rarely afford to be overly patient or forgiving with its top young players...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 14,232 reads 9 comments

  18. 7 Young Players Suddenly Under a Ton of Pressure in 2014

    Every prospect feels pressure to surpass expectations upon reaching the major leagues. After all, if the player is a high-profile prospect, then chances are he’s already viewed as a potential franchise cornerstone...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 12,611 reads 23 comments

  19. Top MLB Prospects Who Could Be on the Move in Winter Trades

    The free-agent and trade markets have been quiet since the conclusion of December’s Winter Meetings. However, with the Jan...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 20,081 reads 5 comments

  20. Milwaukee Brewers' Top 10 Prospects for 2014

    The last Brewers pitching prospect drafted in the first round that developed into an impact major-league starter was Ben Sheets in 1999 . Since then, the organization has struck out repeatedly when drafting a pitcher in the first round...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 11,753 reads 2 comments

  21. Each MLB Team's Untouchable Top Prospect

    If we learned anything from the 2013 offseason — when Wil Myers, Travis d’Arnaud, Trevor Bauer, Noah Syndergaard, Jake Odorizzi and Jake Marisnick were each involved in ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 113,741 reads 60 comments

  22. 12 Young Players on the Verge of Becoming MLB Superstars

    This is the search for Major League Baseball's next superstar. This tricky, treacherous venture isn't about highlighting youngsters who might be above-average players...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 55,130 reads 147 comments

  23. Colorado Rockies' Top 10 Prospects for 2014

    With the offseason acquisition of Brett Anderson from the Oakland A’s, the Colorado Rockies' half-decade-long quest for a mid-rotation left-hander is officially over...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 6,987 reads 0 comments

  24. Pittsburgh Pirates' Top 10 Prospects for 2014

    With a wave of impact prospects poised to reach the major leagues as early as late 2014 and more high-ceiling talent developing in its lower levels, a strong case can be made that the Pittsburgh Pirates ’ farm system is the best in baseball...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 14,826 reads 8 comments

  25. Miami Marlins' Top 10 Prospects for 2014

    The Miami Marlins ’ farm system is a shell compared to its pre-2013 state, though that was expected following the graduation of two monster prospects in Jose Fernandez and Christian Yelich...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 8 months ago 8,182 reads 0 comments