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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar for Week 20

“I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you’re prepared for it.” – Denzel Washington I am going to look at two players who have recently been promoted and two that are still in the minors but are about ready to contribute at the major league level. One of the players includes the [...]

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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar for Week 19

“As long as you enjoy investing, you’ll be willing to do the homework and stay in the game.” Jim Cramer A new week has brought some new names to the surface. Wilmer Flores made his debut last night in New York, Danny Duffy will pitch tonight for the Royals and a look at two pitchers [...]

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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar for Week 17

“I never think of the future – it comes soon enough.” Albert Einstein The Marlins continue to confuse with the demotion of Marcell Ozuna and Derek Dietrich and the promotion of Christian Yelich and Jake Marisnick. It isn’t about the future anymore as each has the tools to play in the majors, but are they [...]

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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar for Week 16

“Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.” — Demosthenes Following the All Star break there will be trades and new opportunities created by team’s needs whether through trade or by promotion. Here is a look at four hitters who may be up sooner rather than later. Henry Urrutia – Baltimore Orioles – 67 [...]

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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar for Week 14

“Plough deep while sluggards sleep.” — Benjamin Franklin The Futures Game is a highlight of the All Star weekend as it showcases team’s top talents. I will leave that to the founders who will be attending. Below will be a look at Taijuan Walker and 3 others who may get a chance after trades continue [...]

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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar for Week 13

“Plough deep while sluggards sleep.” — Benjamin Franklin As the All Star break approaches and teams start to decide if they are buyers and sellers, I will key on two franchises who are likely to be sellers — the Mariners and Brewers. Miller and Hellweg have been promoted and the other two may not be [...]

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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar in Week 12

“It is not often that a man can make opportunities for himself. But he can put himself in such shape that when or if the opportunities come he is ready.”  – Theodore Roosevelt With another week of prospect hunting, I’m focusing on some guys who could be called up soon and make a big impact [...]

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Prospect Hunting: On the Radar for Week 11

“There are things known and things unknown and in between are the doors.” — Jim Morrison Another week has brought more prospect news as the heavily awaited arrival of Mike Zunino has happened in Seattle. Here’s another update to my “on the radar” column! Mike Zunino – 47 G, 34 R, 11 HR, 43 RBI, [...]

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