Draft Prospect Watch: Aaron Brown Looks Good On Mound And At Plate
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Draft Prospect Watch: Aaron Brown Looks Good On Mound And At Plate

Sunday wraps up the weekend for college baseball and we saw some strong pitching on Friday night, followed by a lot of the big bats making noise on Saturday. Today we take a look at some final weekend results, including two top college relief pitchers and check up on some former Pittsburgh Pirates draft picks. The 2014 draft begins on June 5th. The Pirates have the 24th pick in the first round this year.  For more information on the...

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Draft Day Three Recap: Ten Players to Highlight the Day Three Picks

In my day three preview I pointed out how the Pittsburgh Pirates have gotten some good value prospects on day three of the draft, taking people like Casey Sadler, Phil Irwin, and Adalberto Santos after the 20th round. The problem with that approach is that you don’t always know those guys will be prospects. Sure, you might like those guys due to their numbers, stuff, or whatever other reason. But it’s just as easy to...

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Rounds 21-25: Finding the Next Phil Irwin

Just before the 24th round I was thinking about Phil Irwin. Back in 2009, Irwin was taken in the 21st round out of Mississippi. At the time he looked like he had some promise. In fact, this was my recap of the pick: I really like the pick of Irwin, which gives us two of Mississippi’s top three starters this year (maybe we can get the top guy next year, Drew Pomeranz, who is a 6’5″, 231 pound lefty that posted a 124:37 K/BB ratio in...

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