2013 Draft-Notes - Yale Rosen, Reese McGuire, Stuff


The first hitting star of the night from June 26th is Yale Rosen of the Newport Gulls by way of Washington State University. Yale went 3 for 5, with two home runs and five runs batted in. He also scored three runs in the Gulls 12-7 win over the Muskrats. Yale Rosen

Player:  Reese McGuire -  Position:  C   School:  Kentwood (WA)   Date of Birth:  3/2/1995   Height/Weight:  6’1/190   Bats/Throws:  L/R   2013 Class:  Senior   Committed To:  San Diego  Scouting Report:  Reese McGuire is a lefthanded hitting catcher with the ability to affect the game offensively and defensively.  He enters the summer of 2012 as the top Northwest position prospect for the 2013 MLB Draft.  For the rest of the scouting report: http://bigleaguefutures.net/1/2012/06/25/2013-mlb-draft-profile-reese-mcguire/  

Sabr convention hashtag:  #SABR42 

Astros George Springer has hit his 15th Home Run at High-A Lancaster 

Red Sox sign Taiwanese SS Tzu-Wei Lin for $2.05 million 

Turkey Deploys Antiaircraft Units Along Syrian Border 

Adam Rubin –                                                     

After posting a 6.07 ERA in May, Jon Niese finished June with three wins and a 1.89 ERA. 

Kevin Goldstein‏ -

                          Q - Jackie Bradley is now dominating Double-A. What's his ceiling?

                        A - CF with plus D and high OBP. VERY valuable.

Q - Does age generally trump "newness to baseball" where prospects are concerned?

                        A - Absolutely. 

Dodgers sign Cuban prospect Yasiel Puig. 

Buster Olney‏ -

Dodgers have scouted Bryan LaHair, and like other teams, they have concerns about defense. Maybe that won't matter, because they need help.

This is great: Giancarlo Stanton will be in the Home Run Derby.

Jim Callis –

Q - If a team pays for college, does that count against the bonus pool?

A – No.

Updating the numbers ... Nationals can pay Lucas Giolito $3,034,710 w/o forfeiting a pick

Pirates can pay Mark Appel $3,837,575 w/o losing a 2013 draft pick.

Cubs can go to $4,156,395 for Albert Almora w/o relinquishing a pick

Frankie Piliere‏ -

As nasty as he looks Carlos Rodon looks rusty or just off command wise tonight

Jason Churchiil –

For those emailing about Tony Cingrani: 90-93 FB, plus change with sink and fade, mediocre breaking ball, questionable delivery/arm action.

Jonathan C. Mitchell‏ -

Red Sox 1st pick Deven Marrero hitting .500/.538/.750 with a HR in first 3 pro games… Rangers supplemental pick Joey Gallo has a HR, 3B, and 11 BB in first 5 pro games… White Sox supplemental pick Keon Barnum already has 3 HR and 8 H in first 5 pro games… Reds supplemental 1st round pick Jesse Winker with 2 2B and 6 BB in first 8 games…


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