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The 2016 Atlanta Braves Top 10 Prospects

Announcement: After peaking as the #3 book among all baseball books on Amazon last year, my new book, The 2016 Prospect Digest Handbook, is on sale! Check it out here! And for those wondering what CALs are, here’s an article on the Comparison And Likeness program I designed. _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     1. Dansby Swanson, SS                                                   Born: 02/11/94…

Quick Hits from the First Round of the 2013 Draft

  With the minor league season quickly wrapping up, here are how this year’s first rounders have handled the transition into professional ball. (Note: Here’s PD’s Collegiate Draft Big Board.)   #1. Mark Appel, RHP, Houston Astros Made a brief five-inning debut in Low-A before jumping to Quad Cities. Appel’s numbers have largely been unimpressive,…

College Draft Profile: Aaron Blair

  Aaron Blair, RHP, Marshall University Class: Junior; Height: 6-5; Weight: 220 Updated: 06/02/13 Blair, who was originally drafted in the 21st round in 2010 by Houston, suffered from a bit of bad luck last season, posting a near-4.00 ERA despite some promising peripherals (8.82 K/9 and 3.01 B/9). This season, however, the big right-hander…