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The 2017 San Francisco Giants Top 10 Prospects

Announcement: Described by Michael Salfino of The Wall Street Journal and Yahoo! Sports as “an insightful and often contrarian viewpoint to prospect rankings,” The 2017 Prospect Digest Handbook is now on sale! Check it out here!  ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     1. Tyler Beede, RHP                                           Born: 05/23/93 Age: 24 Bats: R Top CALs: Carlos Hernandez, Rafael Dolis, Deunte…


The 2016 San Francisco Giants 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. Phil Bickford, RHP                                       Born: 07/10/95 Age:…


2015 Draft Profile: Chris Shaw

School: Boston College; Class: Junior Position: 1B; B/T: L/R Height: 6-3; Weight: 248 Previously Drafted: New York Mets, 26th round, 2012   Background: Poised to become the premier power bat in this year’s draft class, Shaw, a lefty-swinging first baseman, succumbed to the hitter’s version of Tommy John – sort of. The former late round pick of the Mets in 2012 broke a hamate bone in his…