All posts tagged "2011 draft"

  • Analysis
    Important Dates In 2011

    At Pirates Prospects, not only do we cover the entire farm system, but we also focus on the business side of the game, specifically tracking the service time, options, waiver rules, trade rules, and the MLB draft.  The rules surrounding these events can be vague, so to clear things up, here are...

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    Weekend Draft Prospects Preview 4/1-4/3

    Rendon is having a down season this year, but he's still the number one prospect in the draft. With all of the talk about how Gerrit Cole has passed Anthony Rendon, and the worries about Rendon's struggles this year, I've been thinking about something.  The situation with Rendon and Cole is almost...

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    Weekend Draft Prospects Preview 3/25-3/27

    Rendon returned to third base on Wednesday. A few 2011 draft prospect notes heading in to the weekend: -Anthony Rendon returned to third base on Wednesday against Houston.  Fox Sports Houston's MK Bower looks at how this return to the field could help Rendon at the plate. -The Rice Owls web site...

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    2011 Draft Prospects Rundown: 3/7

    Rendon had a huge week at the plate, going 9-for-18 with six walks. Here is a recap of how each of the top 2011 draft prospects did this past week.  Click on their names to go to their tracker pages.   ANTHONY RENDON Rendon had a big week this past week, combining...

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    Poll: Anthony Rendon or Gerrit Cole

    Cole pitched nine shutout innings today, needing only 101 pitches to do so. Yesterday I wrote about how Gerrit Cole might be an option for the Pittsburgh Pirates with the first overall pick.  Today Cole went up against the University of Nebraska, on the road, and pitched nine shutout innings, allowing two...

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    Could Gerrit Cole Make a Run at Number One?

    Could Cole be a candidate for the top overall pick in the 2011 draft? The consensus top prospect in the 2011 draft is Anthony Rendon, the third baseman from Rice who was the college player of the year last year, and a favorite to win the award again this year.  In 2010,...

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    2011 Draft Prospects Rundown: 2/28

    Here is a recap of how each of the top 2011 draft prospects did this past week.  Click on their names to go to their tracker pages. ANTHONY RENDON Rendon is starting to heat up, hitting his first two home runs this weekend. Rendon started off the season on a slow note...

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    The More Important Topic That Coonelly Discussed

    A week ago we posted our interview with Frank Coonelly, discussing a wide variety of topics relating to the Pittsburgh Pirates.  However, it seems that only one topic received attention, and it wasn't even one of the interesting topics. The discussion about payroll and attendance has been repeated many times.  The comments...

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    Weekend Draft Prospects Preview 2/25-2/27

    A few 2011 draft prospect notes heading in to the weekend: Jim Callis says that Cole is better than Taillon. -Anthony Rendon will probably DH in this weekend's series against USC, according to MK Bower of Fox Sports Houston.  Rendon has been dealing with a shoulder strain lately. -For Rendon coverage, check...

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    2011 Draft Prospects Rundown: 2/21

    Here is a recap of how each of the top 2011 draft prospects did this weekend.  Click on their names to go to their tracker pages. ANTHONY RENDON If you were hoping for a big start to the 2011 season for Rendon, you didn't get your wish this weekend.  Rendon combined to...

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