1. 2015 MLB Draft Prospects: Ranking the Top Sleeper at Every Position

    With the NCAA regionals set to begin on Friday, fans will soon have the opportunity to view some of the top draft prospects in the 2015 class, whether it is college shortstops Dansby ...

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  2. MLB Draft Big Board 2015: Mike Rosenbaum's Complete Predraft Rankings

    With the 2015 MLB Rule 4 draft less than two weeks away, one would think that the teams with early first-round picks already know who they’re going to take...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 days ago 41,766 reads 31 comments

  3. Stock Up, Stock Down on MLB's Top 5 Prospects After 1 Month

    Early arrivals by some of baseball's top prospects turned out to be a major storyline during the season's first month...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 29 days ago 29,147 reads 28 comments

  4. 7 Top MLB Prospects Who Won't Live Up to Sky-High 2015 Expectations

    It’s hard to not get excited when projecting the future impacts of baseball’s top prospects. Unfortunately, with that excitement usually come unreasonable expectations, ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 44,008 reads 42 comments

  5. Hidden Under Kris Bryant Hype, Addison Russell Is Future MLB Superstar

    The Chicago Cubs aren ’t messing around. Days after calling up uberprospect Kris Bryant, the Cubs called up phenom Addison Russell on Tuesday, a move that Jon Heyman of CBS Sports first reported...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 26,864 reads 76 comments

  6. 7 Prospects Turning Heads in 1st Week of the Minor League Season

    The 2015 minor league baseball season is just over a week old, but there already have been countless impressive performances by top-ranked prospects—both hitters and pitchers—with ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 25,315 reads 10 comments

  7. Introducing the Next Wave of MLB Superstars Currently in the Minors

    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 1 month ago 35,434 reads 35 comments

  8. MLB's Top 5 Pitching Prospects at Each Minor League Level

    The 2015 Minor League Baseball season kicked off last week, with games being played across all four full-season levels...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 24,132 reads 26 comments

  9. Early Winners, Losers of MLB's Biggest Offseason Trades

    If we were to only look at a team's record and place in the standings, picking the winners and losers of the biggest trades made this past offseason in baseball would be simple...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 21,835 reads 23 comments

  10. Bleacher Report's 100 Future MLB Stars

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's 100 Future MLB Stars. The goal of the project is to assess players' individual skills using unique scoring systems for each spot on the diamond to determine who is most equipped to have an impact in the major leagues...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 90,625 reads 252 comments

  11. Mookie Betts Ready to Become MLB's Next True 5-Tool Star in 2015

    The Red Sox 's 2015 home opener Monday belonged to Mookie Betts, who had highlights with his bat, glove and legs in Boston's decisive 9-4 win against the Washington Nationals . This may become a trend for the 22-year-old center field...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 22,959 reads 31 comments

  12. MLB's Top 5 Hitting Prospects at Each Minor League Level

    The 2015 Minor League Baseball season kicked off Thursday, with games being played across all four full-season levels. The day was full of standout performances from many of baseball’s most promising young hitters...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 7,258 reads 1 comments

  13. Each MLB Division's 'Next Big Thing' Entering 2015

    Just because the next Mike Trout or Bryce Harper might not show up for another 10-20 years doesn't mean that Major League Baseball is devoid of young players with superstar potential ready to take the stage as the "next big thing...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 32,752 reads 57 comments

  14. Fact or Fiction on Top MLB Prospects' Hot, Cold Spring Starts

    Spring training is in full swing, as we’re now more than a week into Cactus and Grapefruit League play. More importantly, we’re only 26 days away from Opening Day, with the Chicago Cubs set to host the St...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 11,608 reads 1 comments

  15. 2015 MLB Rookies Who Are Being Hyped Up Too Early

    When we evaluate, project and rank prospects, we are essentially hyping them up. It’s just part of the process...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 38,517 reads 21 comments

  16. Projecting Every MLB Team's Most Difficult Cut or Demotion

    Over the next few weeks, teams will face difficult decisions as they begin to trim down their rosters to the maximum 25 players by Opening Day...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 110,778 reads 82 comments

  17. Didi Gregorius Ready for Challenge of Reaching Potential, Taking on N.Y.

    After Derek Jeter ’s retirement, one of the biggest questions heading into Major League Baseball’s offseason was how the New York Yankees would replace The Captain at shortstop...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 17,215 reads 4 comments

  18. Boom-or-Bust MLB Prospects Who Could Get White Hot This Spring

    It seems every year there is at least one prospect who, despite not being regarded by the industry as a whole, blows past expectations in spring training and earns a spot on an Opening Day roster...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 8,172 reads 4 comments

  19. Is Carlos Martinez Ready to Become Impact Starting Pitcher in MLB?

    It wasn’t long after the end of the 2014 season that general manager John Mozeliak and manager Mike Matheny informed Carlos Martinez that he’d report to spring training as a starter in 2015...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 13,232 reads 15 comments

  20. Will 2015 MLB Draft Prospect Brady Aiken Go No. 1 Overall in Back-to-Back Years?

    Last year's No. 1 overall draft pick became eligible for the 2015 draft on Thursday, as IMG Academy announced Brady Aiken will pitch for its postgraduate baseball team this spring...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 34,576 reads 27 comments

  21. All 30 MLB Teams' Top 5-Tool Prospect in Spring Training Camp

    In the last week Prospect Pipeline has been previewing spring training prospects in different ways, whether it is highlighting little-known players , predicting breakout candidates ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 124,631 reads 69 comments

  22. What to Expect from Dodgers' Teen Pitching Sensation Julio Urias This Spring

    Dodgers prospect Julio Urias made a statement last spring in his first big league camp, as the then-17-year-old struck out a pair of Padres as part of a scoreless inning...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 16,238 reads 12 comments

  23. The 2015 MLB Prospects-to-Watch Team at Spring Training

    The start of Cactus and Grapefruit League games next week means all eyes will soon be trained on baseball’s top prospects. However, with so many top-ranked young players in major league camp, focusing may be a little tricky...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 18,765 reads 13 comments

  24. Top MLB Prospects Who Won't Make MLB Rosters Even with Huge Springs

    It’s always a big deal when a prospect makes an Opening Day roster, and even more so when it’s at least partly the result of a standout performance in spring training...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 18,177 reads 9 comments

  25. 10 Important 2015 Spring Training Names You've Never Heard Of

    Not every successful major league player is a former top prospect. One of the more rewarding aspects of scouting comes from the identification of young players who, despite flying ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 13,613 reads 6 comments