Some prospects are just destined to be stars. Others have the potential, but a lot of growth must happen before they can realize it. Kevin Goldstein highlights the prospect "All-Dream" team, nine guys with potential but a lot of work to do.
With Alfonso Soriano in left and Bryan LaHair producing at first, the Cubs are having trouble finding room for top prospect Anthony Rizzo. Kevin Goldstein offers a solution to get Rizzo, and three other top blocked prospects, to the big leagues.
Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus probes scouts and big league executives to find out what exactly makes a player a "4A hitter." Several factors can keep a player out of the big leagues, but it usually comes back to adjustments.
Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus asked 10 execs and scouts to compare Yu Darvish to a number of elite pitchers, including Justin Verlander, Zack Greinke and Matt Garza. The results will surprise you.
Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus writes about 10 players who haven't met expectations but still carry the potential of a high reward. As the MLB hot stove cranks up, these players could find themselves in trade packages.