Called Up: Austin Riley

Called Up: Austin Riley Yesterday, the Braves called up Austin Riley, who we ranked second in their system and 33rd in our Top 100. He continued his blazing hot 2019, going 1-for-3 in his big league debut last night, including a home run that was hit 109 mph off the bat. He put up insane…

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Smiley’s vlog, episode 3

Smiley’s vlog, episode 3 Jarreau Martina and the Dutch Baseball hangout have agreed on a cooperation. The Dutch Baseball Hangout will post Jarreau’s vlog during his stay in Bologna where he has joined the local baseball club Fortitudo Bologna or UnipolSai Bologna. Jarreau’s nickname is Smiley, so that explains the title of this blog post.…

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Prospect Roundup: Games of May 15

Prospect Roundup: Games of May 15 Mariners right-hander Justin Dunn tossed six scoreless innings for Double-A Arkansas, while Orioles infielder Ryan Mountcastle picked up three hits for Triple-A Norfolk. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190516&content_id=307181548&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Cards’ Robertson grew up on winning ways

Cards’ Robertson grew up on winning ways Cardinals prospect Kramer Robertson cheered on Baylor women’s basketball coach Kim Mulkey — also his mother — to a national title while enjoying the best start to a season of his professional career. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190516&content_id=307084634&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Bryce Harper is getting desperate

Bryce Harper is getting desperate You cannot get Bryce Harper out of the lineup. Knee goes into the wall? No problem. Batting average nears the Mendoza line? Uh, no problem? Harper was in the starting lineup Wednesday, going 1-for-4 with a strikeout in Philadelphia’s 5-2 loss to Milwaukee, a day after he banged his left…

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