CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

15 results for "mesa"

Page of 1
  1. Scouting Reds, Cubs and M's prospects

    Keith Law

    Some notes from the weekend on minor league fields in Goodyear and Mesa. * Robert Stephenson was the Cincinnati Reds' first-round selection in 2011 and ranked as my No. 48 prospect coming into this year, second in the Reds' system beh...

    Blog | March 25, 2013
  2. Scouting Robert Stephenson and other top prospects from the Cinci...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down Robert Stephenson and other top prospcts from the Cincinnati Reds, Chicago Cubs and Seattle Mariners.

    Blog | Conversation | March 25, 2013
  3. Breaking down Brett Jackson's new swing

    Keith Law

    Here are a few notes from Sunday's Chicago Cubs-Milwaukee Brewers split squad game at Hohokam Park in Mesa. • There's been a ton of coverage of Brett Jackson's new swing, which makes sense as he'll have to make some sig...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  4. Breaking down Brett Jackson's new swing - MLB

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down Brett Jackson's "new" swing, which solves some of his problems while creating others.

    Blog | Conversation | March 04, 2013
  5. Jeff Samardzija a good rotation gamble

    Keith Law

    The word out of Mesa is that Jeff Samardzija has won a spot in the Cubs' rotation, beating out Randy Wells and Travis Wood, who were both demoted to Triple-A Iowa. Samardzija, who began his pro career as a starter in the minors before being ...

    Blog | March 29, 2012
  6. Chicago Cubs wise to take a chance on Jeff Samardzija in the rota...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law checks in with a scouting report from Jeff Samardzija, who just won a spot in the Cubs' rotation, and says he's a worthwhile gamble.

    Blog | Conversation | March 29, 2012
  7. Gerrit Cole impressive in pro debut

    Keith Law

    The Pittsburgh Pirates' top prospect, right-hander Gerrit Cole, made his professional debut on Friday in Mesa, his first appearance (other than instructional league) since the Pirates took him with the first overall pick in this year's Rule...

    Blog | October 15, 2011
  8. Pittsburgh prospect Gerrit Cole impressive in pro debut - MLB

    Keith Law

    Keith Law provides an update from the Arizona Fall League, writing that Pirates pitching prospect Gerrit Cole had an impressive professional debut, showing why he projects as a No. 1 starter.

    Blog | Conversation | October 15, 2011
  9. MLB: A former big-time prospect of the Rangers has lost ground

    Keith Law

    Tanner Scheppers has pitched at 98 MPH, and was on the fast-track up the Texas organizational ladder. But the version Keith saw yesterday was a guy efforting to hit 92, and with arm speed that says something is wrong.

    Blog | Conversation | March 04, 2011
  10. Oakland's Ynoa, Krol show promise

    Keith Law

    Minor league spring training is in full swing now, with each team playing at least four minor league games, one for every full-season affiliate, each day. On Saturday I headed over to Mesa to see the Oakland Athletics' low-A and high-A teams pla...

    Blog | March 21, 2010
  11. Oakland's Ynoa, Krol show promise

    Keith Law

    Keith Law takes a look at young A's arms Michael Ynoa and Ian Krol, who looked promising against the Cubs' Class-A squads. Plus notes on C Max Stassi, SS Grant Green and RHP Larry Suarez.

    Blog | Conversation | March 21, 2010
  12. Darvish looks like future MLB ace

    Keith Law

    HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Ariz., spring training home of the Cubs, is probably the toughest ticket in the Cactus League. Insane Cub fans -- a phrase that might be a touch redundant -- fill the 13,000-seat park on weekends, and the Cubs usually average mo...

    Blog | March 13, 2009
  13. Keith Law: Yu Darvish looks like future MLB ace

    Keith Law

    HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Ariz., spring training home of the Cubs, is probably the toughest ticket in the Cactus League. Insane Cub fans -- a phrase that might be a touch redundant -- fill the 13,000-seat park on weekends, and the Cubs usually average mo...

    Blog | Conversation | March 13, 2009
  14. Desert Ridge's Barrett has some work to do

    Keith Law

    Jake Barrett at Desert Ridge High School in Mesa, Ariz., is one of the top prep prospects in Arizona this year, and threw against Highland High School (Gilbert) on Tuesday. Barrett has reportedly touched 94 mph in recent outings, but didn't ...

    Blog | March 11, 2009
  15. Keith Law: Desert Ridge's Barrett has some work to do

    Keith Law

    Jake Barrett at Desert Ridge High School in Mesa, Ariz., is one of the top prep prospects in Arizona this year, and threw against Highland High School (Gilbert) on Tuesday. Barrett has reportedly touched 94 mph in recent outings, but didn't get abo...

    Blog | Conversation | March 10, 2009