1. 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 4 months ago 20,184 reads 14 comments

  2. 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 4 months ago 194,212 reads 94 comments

  3. 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 4 months ago 17,805 reads 9 comments

  4. 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 4 months ago 21,253 reads 6 comments

  5. 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 4 months ago 24,334 reads 19 comments

  6. 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 4 months ago 20,405 reads 40 comments

  7. 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 4 months ago 16,616 reads 13 comments

  8. 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 4 months ago 7,440 reads 4 comments

  9. 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 4 months ago 29,666 reads 13 comments

  10. 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 4 months ago 34,057 reads 15 comments

  11. 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 4 months ago 16,717 reads 31 comments

  12. 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 4 months ago 15,453 reads 1 comments

  13. 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 4 months ago 36,232 reads 39 comments

  14. 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 4 months ago 62,796 reads 30 comments

  15. 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 4 months ago 27,353 reads 16 comments

  16. 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 4 months ago 23,121 reads 3 comments

  17. 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 4 months ago 21,211 reads 6 comments

  18. 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 4 months ago 26,785 reads 23 comments

  19. 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 4 months ago 9,057 reads 9 comments

  20. 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 4 months ago 23,155 reads 5 comments

  21. 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 5 months ago 117,111 reads 129 comments

  22. 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 5 months ago 149,481 reads 57 comments

  23. 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 5 months ago 77,830 reads 26 comments

  24. 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 5 months ago 50,993 reads 14 comments

  25. 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 5 months ago 317,456 reads 256 comments