Friday News & Notes
Baseball America released their list of the Top 20 Prospects in the Midwest League earlier this week. That list contained no Timber Rattlers.
There are 16 teams in the MWL and there is no guarantee that every team is going to have at least one player in that Top 20 list…Especially in a year where some teams are loaded – from a prospect standpoint. For example: Cedar Rapids (4), Quad Cities (3), and Kane County (3) took up half of the 20 spots on the 2013 MWL list.
JJ Cooper handled the “Why no Rattlers?” question in his chat (No link. Subscribers only) content:
Mike (Milwaukee, WI): I’m a bit surprised not to see a single TimberRattler make your list, specifically Tyrone Taylor, Orlando Arcia or Victor Roache. Was it simply a matter of not having room for them, or are their ceilings just not as high as those…
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