Defensive Indifference Ep. 02.02 — MLB Draft Rankings and Prospect Arms

Cole Winn plays in the 2017 Area Code Games on August 6-10, 2017 at Blair Field in Long Beach, California (Bill Mitchell)

Featured Photo: Cole Winn (RHP, Orange Lutheran (Orange,Calif.))

In the most recent installment of Season 2 of Defensive Indifference: A 2080 Baseball Podcast, Nick J. FalerisBurke Granger and Adam McInturff discuss Shohei Ohtani and his continued success, as well as noteworthy starts for Kyle Wright (RHP, Braves (Double-A Mississippi) and Walker Buehler (RHP, Dodgers (Triple-A Oklahoma City). Burke and Nick dig into the recently released MLB Draft Top 125 Rankings, as well as their recent scouting spin through the Tar Heel State.

Have a question, comment or critique that you’d like to have read on the show? Send your thoughts to You can also tweet your questions for and opinions on the podcast in general by using the hashtag #diPOD.

Help us grow our audience — subscribe to us on iTunes and leave a rating and review!

Transition music: Crown of the Valley; Conrad — Jets to Brazil

Direct Download

iTunes Home

RSS Feed

Episode Topics

Segment 1

00:00:00 – Introduction; Adam’s quick hit on Carter Kieboom (SS, Nationals (High A Potomac)).
00:04:00 – Shohei Ohtani (RHP/DH, Angels) still shoving and raking.
00:07:15 – Kyle Wright (rhp, Braves (Double-A Mississippi) first start.
00:14:30 – Walker Buehler (rhp, Dodgers (Triple-A Oklahoma City) first start.

Segment 2

00:26:30 – MLB Draft Top 125 Intro.
00:29:15 – Reviewing 1-10; Casey Mize (rhp, Auburn Univ.) and Carter Stewart (rhp, Eau Gallie (Fla.)) discussion.
00:36:15 – Reviewing 11-20; Brice Turang (ss, Santiago (Calif.)) and Cole Winn (rhp, Orange Lutheran (Calif.)) discussion.
00:45:00 – Reviewing 21-30; Sean Hjelle (rhp, Univ. of Kentucky) and Alek Thomas (of, Mount Carmel (Ill.)) discussion.
00:50:30 – Reviewing 31-40; Will Banfield (c, Brookwood (Ga.)) and Jameson Hannah (of, Dallas Baptist Univ.) discussion.
00:55:00 – Reviewing 41-50; Austin Becker (rhp, Big Walnut (Ohio)) and Jonathan India (3b, Univ. of Florida) discussion.
01:05:00 – Reviewing Outside the top 50; discussing Ryan Cusick (rhp, Avon Old Farms (Conn.)) and Blaine Knight (rhp, Univ. of Arkansas)

Segment 3

01:11:00 – Discussion of Carolina trip.
01:16:30 – Owen White (rhp, Jesse C. Carson (N.C.)) discussion.
01:19:00 – Griffin Roberts (rhp, Wake Forest Univ.) discussion.
01:22:30 – Jayce Easley (ss, Sandra Day O’Connor (Ariz.)) discussion.
01:25:30 – Alec Bohm (3b/1b, Wichita State Univ.) discussion.