Tyler Herb (RHP, Giants), Gavin Cecchini (2B/SS, Mets), and Ronald Guzman (1B, Rangers) are profiled this week.
2015 second-rounder Andrew Stevenson (OF, Nationals) climbs the ladder quickly in Washington, while Kyle Martin (RHP, Red Sox) lends some help to a tired Boston bullpen. Anthony Banda (LHP, Diamondbacks), Andrew Kittredge (RHP, Rays) and Caleb Smith (LHP, Yankees) also debuted last week.
Luiz Gohara (LHP, Braves) settles in nicely after a promotion Double-A Mississippi; A.J. Reed (1B, Astros) goes on a five-game tear at Triple-A Fresno, and P.J. Conlon (LHP, Mets) has a solid start to the second half of his season.
Rafael Devers (3B, Red Sox), Conner Greene (RHP, Blue Jays) and Francisco Mejia (C, Indians) are among six prospects I profile from the 2017 Eastern League All-Star Classic.
1B Dominic Smith and SS Amed Rosario are knocking on the door of the Mets’ big league roster at Triple-A Las Vegas. We also profile Luis Alexander Basabe (CF, White Sox) and Mariano Feliciano (C, Brewers) in the lower minors in this week’s edition.
Nick and Burke discuss the approaching 2017 MLB Draft Signing Deadline and early thoughts on the 2018 MLB Draft and USA Baseball’s Tournament of Stars.
Nick J. Faleris and Burke Granger recap Day One of the MLB Draft in this bonus episode of the 2080 Baseball Defensive Indifference podcast.