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The Road to The Show™: Rays righty Bradley

No. 63 overall prospect building on breakout 2021 campaign
@Gerard_Gilberto
June 28, 2022

Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at Rays No. 3 prospect Taj Bradley. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here. The bar is high, but Taj Bradley could

Around the Minors: The week of June 20-26

Sights and sounds from action across Minor League Baseball
June 26, 2022

June 26

Bonifacio provides first walk-off win

June 23, 2022

Walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the 9th wins the game for Lehigh Valley (Allentown, PA) – Jorge Bonifacio hit a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning against Cole Uvila (2-4) to give the Lehigh Valley IronPigs (38-31) a 7-6 win over the Norfolk Tides

The Road to The Show™: Mets catcher Álvarez

No. 7 overall prospect pushing toward Majors with prolific power
@Gerard_Gilberto
June 21, 2022

Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at top Mets prospect Francisco Álvarez. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here. There has been a wealth of catching talent at

Prospect Q&A: Blue Jays lefty Tiedemann

No. 98 prospect on shaping his slider, earning promotion to High-A
@Gerard_Gilberto
June 9, 2022

Throughout the first two months of the season, Ricky Tiedemann has been on a stretch that seems impossible to maintain. The fourth-ranked Blue Jays prospect sports a 1.44 ERA with 68 strikeouts in 44 2/3 frames over nine starts this season, with his two most recent outings coming after a

The Road to The Show™: Marcelo Mayer

Top Red Sox prospect lives up to high billing in full-season ball
@Gerard_Gilberto
June 7, 2022

Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at top Red Sox prospect Marcelo Mayer. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here. As he rose to the top of MLB

Nationwide Road to The Show™ Ambassador Spotlight: Grayson Rodriguez

@Gerard_Gilberto
June 1, 2022

The Nationwide Road to the Show™ Ambassadors series, which provides fans an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at five of the best prospects in Minor League Baseball. Here's a look at Orioles prospect Grayson Rodriguez. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here. Grayson Rodriguez often recounts

Nationwide Road to The Show™ Ambassador Spotlight: Anthony Volpe

@Gerard_Gilberto
May 31, 2022

The Nationwide Road to the Show™ Ambassadors series, which provides fans an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at five of the best prospects in Minor League Baseball. Here's a look at top Yankees prospect Anthony Volpe. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here. Anthony Volpe only

The Road to The Show™: Marco Luciano

No. 13 overall prospect continuing to play up to competition
@Gerard_Gilberto
May 17, 2022

Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken toward achieving his Major League dream. Here's a look at top Giants prospect Marco Luciano. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here. There have been times during his young career that

The Road to The Show™: Noelvi Marte

No. 11 overall prospect can keep young talent flowing to Seattle
@Gerard_Gilberto
May 10, 2022

Each week, MiLB.com profiles an elite prospect by chronicling the steps he's taken to reach the brink of realizing his Major League dream. Here's a look at second-ranked Mariners prospect Noelvi Marte. For more stories about players on The Road to The Show, click here. The Mariners’ transformation into a

Prospect Q&A: Pirates infielder Peguero

No. 77 overall prospect discusses offseason limbo, excellent start
@Gerard_Gilberto
May 6, 2022

It was a strange offseason for Liover Peguero, but if his early start with Double-A Altoona is any indication, nothing hindered his development. The Pirates’ sixth-ranked prospect, from Higuey, Dominican Republic, signed with the D-backs for $475,000 back in 2017, which meant he would need to be added to the

Pelicans flip offense on, and it doesn't shut off

Myrtle Beach sends 58 to plate, scores 24 runs, notches 22 hits
@RobTnova24
May 5, 2022

When Wednesday's game between Single-A Myrtle Beach and Salem was over, the box score showed 24 runs on 22 hits -- and that was just one side of it. The Pelicans offense delivered a Minor League season high in runs during the 24-6 romp over the Red Sox at Haley

Scouting report: D-backs shortstop Lawlar

Game's No. 23 overall prospect already proving he can do it all
@Gerard_Gilberto
April 26, 2022

MiLB.com's Scouting Report series spotlights players who are just starting their professional careers, focusing on what the experts are projecting for these young phenoms. Here's a look at third-ranked D-backs prospect Jordan Lawlar. Jordan Lawlar was forced to hit the reset button almost immediately in the Minors. After being drafted

Prospect Q&A: Nationals shortstop House

No. 48 prospect discusses swing timing, defensive footwork
@Gerard_Gilberto
April 21, 2022

Ever since he was drafted last year, Brady House has not stopped hitting. The second-ranked Nationals prospect has gotten off to a roaring start with Single-A Fredericksburg. House entered Thursday as the Carolina League leader with 17 hits in his first 46 at-bats (.370 average), and he has a share

Prospect Q&A: Braves outfielder Harris

No. 64 prospect discusses offseason work, World Series fandom
@Gerard_Gilberto
April 14, 2022

After Atlanta brought in a cornerstone first baseman to replace another, Michael Harris II became the only Braves prospects remaining on MLB Pipeline’s Top 100 list. The 21-year-old outfielder entered last season as Atlanta’s No. 12 prospect, but finished as the organization’s Minor League Player of the Year. Harris batted

De Jong, Indy deliver first no-no of season

Relievers Brice, De Los Santos finish off milestone for the Indians
@RobTnova24
April 14, 2022

The first no-hitter for the 2022 season is in the books, and it belongs to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Scouting report: Brewers outfielder Frelick

No. 69 overall prospect proving to be quick study in second season
@Gerard_Gilberto
April 12, 2022

MiLB.com's Scouting Report series spotlights players who are just starting their professional careers, focusing on what the experts are projecting for these young phenoms. Here's a look at top ranked Brewers prospect Sal Frelick. Sal Frelick’s first full season has started off as well as his professional debut. The No.

Scouting report: Reds shortstop McLain

No. 87 prospect hit the ground running in High-A after Draft
@Gerard_Gilberto
March 29, 2022

MiLB.com's Scouting Report series spotlights players who are just starting their professional careers, focusing on what the experts are projecting for these young phenoms. Here's a look at fourth-ranked Reds prospect Matt McLain. There seemed to be a smooth transition for Matt McLain from college to professional baseball. The fourth-ranked

Prospect Q&A: D-backs outfielder Thomas

Top prospect discusses offseason prep, having a coach as a father
@Gerard_Gilberto
March 24, 2022

There are few hitters who enjoyed the type of success that Alek Thomas experienced in 2021 as the top D-backs prospect concluded his third Minor League season on the doorstep of the big leagues with Triple-A Reno. Thomas batted .313/.394/.559 overall with 18 homers, 29 doubles, 12 triples, 59 RBIs,

Prospect Q&A: Royals left-hander Lacy

No. 65 prospect on mechanical tweaks, learning from ‘The Rookie’
@Gerard_Gilberto
March 16, 2022

After a masterful college career at Texas A&M, left-hander Asa Lacy sputtered in his first professional action with High-A Quad Cities last year. A persistent shoulder issue severely dampened the debut season for the third-ranked Royals prospect. He was shut down in July after posting a 5.19 ERA with 79

Scouting report: Orioles outfielder Cowser

No. 76 overall prospect can stand out in star-studded system
@Gerard_Gilberto
March 15, 2022

MiLB.com's Scouting Report series spotlights players who are just starting their professional careers, focusing on what the experts are projecting for these young phenoms. Here's a look at fifth-ranked Orioles prospect Colton Cowser. It didn’t take long for Colton Cowser to show why he’s considered among the most talented prospects

Prospect Q&A: Brewers outfielder Mitchell

No. 51 overall prospect looks ahead to new challenges in 2022
@Gerard_Gilberto
March 11, 2022

Garrett Mitchell suffered an injury-plagued debut season in 2021 but could put himself on the doorstep of the Major Leagues as soon as this year. The top Brewers prospect compiled a .258/.388/.412 slash line with eight homers, 30 RBIs, 46 walks and 17 stolen bases in 64 games between High-A

Prospect Q&A: Rays’ infielder Edwards

No. 70 overall prospect working to add more ‘tools to the toolshed’
@Gerard_Gilberto
March 9, 2022

Due to the pandemic and an injury to his oblique, the Rays waited about 18 months before getting to see Xavier Edwards play in their system. But once he got back on the field, the No. 70 overall prospect showed he can be one of the best leadoff hitters in

Jung, Foscue finding their place in Rangers' plans

Top 100 prospects charging toward freshly loaded Texas infield
@Gerard_Gilberto
January 6, 2022

Each offseason, MiLB.com goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club. Things are getting interesting deep in the heart of Texas. The Rangers have

Luciano, Murphy lead next wave bound for Bay

Shortstop, righty on track to help Giants sustain winning ways
@RobTnova24
January 4, 2022

Each offseason, MiLB.com goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club.