Prospect Faceoff: Pearson v. Mize

Prospect Faceoff: Pearson v. Mize There might not be two finer right-handed pitching prospects in baseball than the Blue Jays’ Nate Pearson and the Tigers’ Casey Mize. At least a few notable prospect outlets essentially have the pair neck and neck. Baseball America ranks Pearson as the game’s seventh-best farmhand and has Mize at No.…

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MLBPA Approves Assistance Program For Non-Roster Players With Prior MLB Service

MLBPA Approves Assistance Program For Non-Roster Players With Prior MLB Service The Major League Baseball Players Association on Friday approved a program intended to provide supplemental income to non-roster players with prior Major League service time, per Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (Twitter links) and Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports (Twitter links). Under the newly…

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Prospect Faceoff: Bart vs. Rutschman

Prospect Faceoff: Bart vs. Rutschman The parallels between the Giants’ Joey Bart and the Orioles’ Adley Rutschman are plentiful. Both were standout catchers at reputable Division-I schools –Bart at Georgia Tech and Rutschman at Oregon State. Bart was in the running for the No. 1 overall pick in 2018 but went second overall to San…

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