Rendon will go up against Drew Gagnon this weekend.

A few 2011 draft prospect notes heading in to the weekend:

-MLB.com has a feature on Anthony Rendon from the Houston College Classic this past weekend.

-Rendon went 1-for-6 in his two games this week, with his only hit being a triple.  He walked three times, and struck out twice.

-One interesting matchup to watch on Friday is the Rice vs Long Beach State matchup.  Long Beach State will send Drew Gagnon to the mound against Rendon and the Rice offense.  Gagnon was the 10th round pick for the Pirates in the 2008 draft, and is currently off to a good start in his junior year, with a 1.37 ERA in 19.2 innings over three starts, along with a 19:8 K/BB ratio.

-MLBTR had a Q&A with Gerrit Cole.

-A quick note on Cole: one con...

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