Preview of the 2012 Prospect Guide

Tomorrow I will be placing the order for the first shipment of the Pirates Prospects 2012 Prospect Guide. If you haven’t pre-ordered the book yet, you can do so by going to the Products page. All pre-orders will receive a coupon code good for $5 off the Pirates Prospects 2012 Annual, which is set to be released in February.

The book includes information on every player with prospect status in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ system, which is over 250 players.  It also includes expanded scouting reports for players in the top 50. Here is a preview of the scouting reports for the top 50, taking a look at the #4 prospect in the 2012 top 50, Josh Bell:

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Tim Williams

Tim is the owner and editor in chief of Pirates Prospects. He started the site in January 2009, and turned it into his full time job during the 2011 season. Prior to starting Pirates Prospects, Tim worked with AccuScore.com, providing MLB, NHL, and NFL coverage to various national media outlets, including ESPN Insider, USA Today, Yahoo Sports, and the Wall Street Journal. He also writes the annual Prospect Guide, which is sold through the site. Tim lives in Bradenton, where he provides live coverage all year of Spring Training, mini camp, instructs, the Bradenton Marauders, and the GCL Pirates.

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