1. Will Dermis Garcia Be Prize, Future Superstar of 2014 International Class?

    One name you are going to hear about a lot over the next 24 hours is Dermis Garcia. Garcia, a 16-year-old shortstop from the Dominican Republic, is viewed as one of the top prospects ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 17,373 reads 9 comments

  2. How Hyped Defector Yasmani Tomas Compares to Recent Cuban Phenoms

    Late last week we learned through a report by Ben Badler of Baseball America (h/t MLB Trade Rumors' Steve Adams ) that another high-profile Cuban hitter, outfielder Yasmani Tomas, had defected in order to pursue a career in Major League Baseball...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 16,172 reads 6 comments

  3. 5 Scorching MLB Prospects Who Deserve Midseason Promotions

    This season already has featured promotions for some of baseball’s top prospects, as we’ ve seen George Springer, Gregory Polanco , Marcus Stroman and Andrew Heaney ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 24,257 reads 19 comments

  4. B/R's 2014 All-MLB Rookie Team at the Midseason Mark

    With small sample sizes representing a lesser concern now that Major League Baseball teams have played over 70 games in the 2014 season, we're starting to get an idea about this year's rookie class...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 20,293 reads 40 comments

  5. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Midseason Edition

    The 2014 season has seen a number of notable prospects receive call-ups to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come — and soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 months ago 16,576 reads 13 comments

  6. MLB Prospects Update: Hottest, Coldest Players at Each Minor League Level

    We’re now over halfway through the minor league season, and countless prospects continue to open eyes with their performances at each of the four full-season levels...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 7,405 reads 4 comments

  7. Predicting MLB Arrival Date of Each Prospect in the All-Star Futures Game

    The baseball world is still buzzing following Tuesday’s announcement of the 2014 Futures Game rosters , as this year’s collection of talent will feature as many familiar names and fresh faces...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 29,634 reads 13 comments

  8. 2014 MLB Futures Game Roster: Breaking Down Team USA and the World Team

    The 25-man rosters for the 2014 Futures Game were released Tuesday, via MLB , giving fans an idea of which prospects will be suiting up for the U.S. and World teams on Sunday, July 13...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 33,984 reads 15 comments

  9. Re-Grading MLB's 10 Biggest Offseason Acquisitions at the 2014 Midway Point

    It’s hard to believe we’re nearly halfway through the 2014 season. But if the second half is anything like we’ve seen so far, then baseball fans are in store for an exciting summer...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 16,698 reads 31 comments

  10. 2014 College World Series: 4 MLB Draft Picks Who Will Be Finals X-Factors

    The finals of the 2014 College World Series are set to begin Monday with the first game of a best-of-three series between Virginia and Vanderbilt. Each team will be seeking its first CWS title in program history...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 15,350 reads 1 comments

  11. Introducing Shohei Otani, Baseball's New International Teenage Phenom

    Back in October 2012, teenage phenom Shohei Otani had the baseball world buzzing with excitement after he expressed a desire to sign with an MLB team out high school in Japan rather than begin his career in Nippon Professional Baseball...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 35,643 reads 39 comments

  12. Each MLB Team's 'Hidden Gem' Prospect Fans May Not Know About

    Due to the amount of attention paid to each organization's top prospects and early-round draft picks, many of the game's underrated prospects are perpetually obscured...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 62,718 reads 30 comments

  13. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 12

    The 2014 season has seen a number of notable prospects receive call-ups to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come — and soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 months ago 27,313 reads 16 comments

  14. 2014 College World Series: Ranking Top 7 Must-Watch MLB Draft Picks

    If there’s one reason to appreciate the overlap between Major League Baseball’s amateur draft and the College World Series, it’s because the final eight teams to ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 23,075 reads 3 comments

  15. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 11

    The 2014 season has already seen a collection of notable prospects receive promotions to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come. And soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 21,180 reads 6 comments

  16. Top 5 MLB Prospects Who Could Soon Be on the Trading Block

    We’re now over two months into the 2014 season, which means it’s about that time of the year when teams begin to assess—if they haven’t already, that is—whether or not they can contend for a postseason berth...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 26,712 reads 23 comments

  17. MLB Prospects Update: Hottest, Coldest Players at Each Minor League Level

    We’re now well into the minor league season, and countless prospects continue to open eyes with their performances at each of the four full-season levels...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 9,027 reads 9 comments

  18. MLB Draft 2015 Big Board: B/R's Initial Position-by-Position Rankings

    We're only a few days removed from the conclusion of the 2014 draft, but it's never too early to start looking ahead at what next year's class has to offer...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 19,781 reads 5 comments

  19. Mike Rosenbaum's Updated Top 50 MLB Prospects Post-2014 MLB Draft

    With the 2014 MLB first-year player draft now in the books, it's time to see how baseball's new crop of talent compares to its current top prospects...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 115,481 reads 129 comments

  20. 2014 MLB Draft Grades: Final Report Cards for All 30 Teams

    The 2014 MLB first-year player draft came to an end Saturday with Rounds 11 through 40, as teams made one final attempt to either build on or improve their hauls from the opening rounds...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 149,096 reads 57 comments

  21. 2014 MLB Draft Grades: Full Team-by-Team Report Card Through Day 2

    The 2014 MLB first-year player draft continued Friday with Rounds 3 through 10, as teams tried to either build on or improve their haul from the opening rounds...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 77,747 reads 26 comments

  22. MLB Draft 2014: Highlighting the Biggest Steals of Day 2

    While Day 1 of the Major League Baseball draft took place Thursday night and carried through the end of the Competitive Balance Round after Round 2, Day 2 began in the early afternoon Friday and came to a close after Round 10...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 50,911 reads 14 comments

  23. 2014 MLB Draft Picks: Live Team-by-Team Day 1 Grades and Analysis

    And just like that, Day 1 of the 2014 MLB first-year player draft came to an end. Thursday night saw a total of 74 MLB hopefuls selected between Round 1, Comp Round A, Competitive Balance Round A, Round 2 and Competitive Balance Round B...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 317,196 reads 256 comments

  24. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 10

    The 2014 season has already seen a collection of notable prospects receive promotions to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are many, many more to come. And soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 37,788 reads 19 comments

  25. 2014 MLB Mock Draft: Mike Rosenbaum's Final 1st-Round Picks

    With the 2014 MLB Rule 4 draft set to commence Thursday night, it’s time to take one final stab at predicting how the first round will unfold. For the third consecutive year, the Houston Astros have the No...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 79,341 reads 38 comments