1. Mike Rosenbaum's Top 50 MLB Prospects Ahead of All-Star Futures Game

    At long last, Prospect Pipeline’s Midseason Top 50 Prospects has arrived. If it feels as though it’s been a long time since we published the preseason rankings , well, ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 58,340 reads 99 comments

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

    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. Highly regarded youngsters like George Springer, C...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 months ago 12,918 reads 5 comments

  3. Introducing Rob Refsnyder, the Yankees' Potential 2nd-Half X-Factor

    It’s scary to think about where the New York Yankees would be right now if not for the success of their rookie class...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 20,071 reads 25 comments

  4. 2014 MLB All-Star Futures Game: Predicting MLB ETAs for Each Top Prospect

    In addition to offering fans a unique opportunity to watch baseball’s brightest prospects on the same field, the annual All-Star Futures Game serves as a stepping stone for young players destined for greatness in the major leagues...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 26,139 reads 10 comments

  5. MLB Prospects Update: Hottest, Coldest Pitchers at Every Minor League Level

    Few things thrill fans like watching a homegrown talent toe the rubber for their favorite big league club and shut down the opposition...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 months ago 6,378 reads 7 comments

  6. MLB Futures Game 2014: Pro-Player Comparisons for Each Prospect

    Many of baseball's top prospects will be on display in this year's MLB Futures Game at Minnesota's Target Field, which will be played Sunday at 5 p.m. ET. Until then, we'll continue to break down all the players from the U...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 36,490 reads 35 comments

  7. Biggest Winners and Losers from 2014 MLB International Free Agency

    Though the 2014-15 international signing period officially began only last Wednesday, a majority of the top prospects in this year's class have already signed or agreed to sign with a major league club...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 6,341 reads 2 comments

  8. Kyle Schwarber's New MLB ETA, Projection After Unreal Pro Start

    The Chicago Cubs surprised the baseball world last month by selecting Kyle Schwarber out of Indiana University with the No. 4 overall pick in the first-year player draft...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 34,044 reads 33 comments

  9. MLB International Signing Period 2014: Analyzing All the Biggest Signings

    Though the 2014-15 international signing period began only last Wednesday, July 2, it didn't take long for teams to lock up many of the best players in this year’s class...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 9,497 reads 5 comments

  10. Identifying What's Wrong with 'Can't-Miss' 2013 No. 1 Pick Mark Appel

    When it comes to the No. 1 overall pick in the amateur draft, there’s usually a strong belief that the specific player—hitter or pitcher—will be able to reach the ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 22,095 reads 21 comments

  11. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 14

    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 20,586 reads 16 comments

  12. MLB's Early Winners and Losers of 2014 International Free Agency

    The first day of the 2014-15 international signing period officially is in the books. While most teams played by the rules and stayed within their allotted bonus pools, the New York ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 47,998 reads 32 comments

  13. MLB International Free Agency 2014: Live Coverage of All Rumors, Signings

    Major League Baseball's international signing period for 2014-15 began this morning at 9 a.m. ET, and after a series of technical difficulties, Prospect Pipeline finally has you covered ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 20,025 reads 14 comments

  14. Each MLB Team's Best Prospect Trade Chip for the Deadline

    July has begun, which means there's now less than a month until the non-waiver trade deadline. It also means there's bound to be all sorts of rumors and speculation in the coming weeks as teams become buyers and sellers on the trade market...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 194,104 reads 94 comments

  15. 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 3 months ago 17,511 reads 9 comments

  16. 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 3 months ago 17,848 reads 6 comments

  17. 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 3 months ago 24,292 reads 19 comments

  18. 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 3 months ago 20,330 reads 40 comments

  19. 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 3 months ago 16,595 reads 13 comments

  20. 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 3 months ago 7,421 reads 4 comments

  21. 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 3 months ago 29,646 reads 13 comments

  22. 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 3 months ago 34,016 reads 15 comments

  23. 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 3 months ago 16,705 reads 31 comments

  24. 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 3 months ago 15,373 reads 1 comments

  25. 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 3 months ago 35,892 reads 39 comments