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  1. Draft no 'crapshoot' for Giants and Royals

    Keith Law

    When I pointed out on Twitter after Game 5 that the two most important players on the Giants' roster, Madison Bumgarner and Buster Posey, were both high first-round picks (10th and fifth overall, respectively, in consecutive drafts), a few readers mi...

    Blog | October 30, 2014
  2. Top 30 prospects for the 2015 draft

    Keith Law & Christopher Crawford

    The 2015 draft class is about average, certainly not among the better classes, but weak only in specific areas such as college position players and catchers at any level. It's deep in college starters, solid in prep bats and middle-of-the-road for hi...

    Blog | October 27, 2014
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  4. What if the Atlanta Braves had not selected Chipper Jones in 1990...

    Dan Szymborski

    What if the Braves had selected Todd Van Poppel with the No. 1 pick in the 1990 draft instead of Chipper Jones? Dan Szymborski projects how many playoffs Atlanta would have missed by drafting one of the most disappointing top picks in baseball history.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2014
  5. Mets' Matz impresses at Double-A

    Keith Law

    The New York Mets took left-hander Steven Matz in the second round of the 2009 draft out of a Long Island high school, using their first pick that year on him. But Matz, who had a violent delivery and some elbow issues as an amateur, blew out his elb...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  6. Scouting the Under Armour All-Americans

    Keith Law

    The Under Armour All-American Game took place Saturday at Wrigley Field, featuring many of the top high school prospects for the 2015 draft, with Bill Ripken and Sean Casey serving as managers. It was dominated by pitchers, as these showcase games us...

    Blog | August 17, 2014
  7. Scouting a pair of all-star games

    Keith Law

    Here are some notes on a number of players I saw over the weekend. Lefty Kolby Allard of San Clemente (California) High School was the breakout star of this year's Perfect Game All-American Classic, played once again at Petco Park in San Diego. T...

    Blog | August 12, 2014
  8. Astros' failure to sign Aiken a total fiasco

    Keith Law

    In the story of the Houston Astros' failure to sign two of their top draft picks on Friday, there are neither villains nor victors, only victims left holding empty bags. The first overall pick in the draft, Brady Aiken, declined to sign with the Astr...

    Blog | July 19, 2014
  9. Best tools in the MLB Futures Game

    Keith Law

    The 16th annual MLB Futures Game will take place Sunday at Target Field in Minneapolis, and yes, I'll be there, my ninth Futures Game. It's an event that brings some of the best prospects from around the minors together on one field for a nine-inning...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  10. Top 10 fantasy baseball prospects; analyzing Marco Gonzales' valu...

    Christopher Crawford

    Christopher Crawford ranks the top 10 MLB prospects in terms of potential value in fantasy baseball in 2014 and analyzes the fantasy potential of recently recalled St. Louis Cardinals prospect Marco Gonzales.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2014
  11. Ranking the top 10 July 2 international prospects - MLB

    Christopher Crawford

    Christopher Crawford ranks the top teenaged talents who will sign after the July 2 deadline.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2014
  12. Fantasy Baseball - Kyle Crick, Zach Lee, Arismendy Alcantara amon...

    Christopher Crawford

    Christopher Crawford looks at the five hitting and five pitching prospects who might be good sell-high options.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2014
  13. Indians' system among 5 most improved

    Christopher Crawford

    The 2014 MLB draft has come and gone, and although plenty of teams did well over the three days, here's a look at the five teams that improved their systems the most. (Of course, this assumes the teams are able to sign the players they drafted.) 1...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  14. Complete NL draft breakdown

    Keith Law

    Following up on my American League recaps from Saturday, here is my team-by-team draft breakdown for every National League club. Note: We often use the 20-80 scouting scale when discussing prospects. Arizona Diamondbacks I liked the D-ba...

    Blog | June 09, 2014
  15. Top 10 fantasy baseball prospects; analyzing Eddie Butler - Fanta...

    Christopher Crawford

    Christopher Crawford ranks the top 10 MLB prospects in terms of potential value in fantasy baseball in 2014 and analyzes the fantasy potential of recently recalled Colorado Rockies prospect Eddie Butler.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2014
  16. Complete AL draft breakdown

    Keith Law

    Law's winners and questions | Pick-by-pick analysis | Best, worst of Round 2 Here are my team recaps of the drafts so far, through 10 rounds, for all 15 American League teams. I'll have a similar piece up on Monday for the National League. No...

    Blog | June 07, 2014
  17. Rangers a contender despite injuries

    Buster Olney

    The 2014 Texas Rangers are illogical, from the inordinate number of injuries that have hit them, all the way through Friday's victory over the Indians. The Rangers have lost their first baseman (Prince Fielder), second baseman (Jurickson Profar), cat...

    Blog | June 07, 2014