Defensive Indifference Ep. 02.06 (Pt.1) — Prospects of the Month for April

Michael Kopech - Chicago White Sox 2018 spring training (Bill Mitchell)

Featured Photo: Michael Kopech, RHP, White Sox

In Part 1 of this extended episode of Defensive Indifference: A 2080 Baseball Podcast, Nick J. FalerisDave DeFreitas and Adam McInturff discuss their picks for position players and pitchers of the month for April, as well as three breakout candidates to watch for in May.

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

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Position Players of the Month

00:01:30 – Vlad Guerrero Jr. (3B, Blue Jays (Double-A New Hampshire)).
00:10:30 – Juan Soto (OF, Nationals (Class A Potomac)).
00:18:45 – Nick Senzel (3B, Reds (Triple-A Louisville)).

Pitchers of the Month

00:29:45 – Michael Kopech (RHP, White Sox (Triple-A Charlotte)).
00:41:45 – Mike Soroka (RHP, Braves (MLB Atlanta)). EDIT
00:51:00 – Tony Santillan (RHP, Reds (High A Daytona)).

Breakout Candidates

00:56:30 – Jeter Downs (SS/2B, Reds (Class A Dayton)).
01:00:45 – Sam Hentges (LHP, Indians (High A Lynchburg)).
01:06:45 – Dylan Carlson (OF, Reds (High A Daytona)).