Player Profile: Steven Jennings, RHP Pittsburgh Pirates

I get to see a lot of pitchers.  Most throw two pitches.  Even if both those pitches are plus, they are still destined for a bullpen role.  A lot of the starters I see throw three pitches but that 3rd pitch is fringe and the biggest developmental need facing the player is refining that third …

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2017 Arizona Fall League Under the Radar Team

Since its inception in 1992, the Arizona Fall League has featured some of the hottest prospects in baseball.  This year's class includes tp 10 prospects Ronald Acuna, Kyle Tucker, Victor Robles, and Mitch Keller and in past seasons has featured Nolan Arenado and Kris Bryant, both of whom went on to win AFL MVP honors …

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Taylor Hearn looks to build on AFL success

Scottsdale, AZ - Pittsburgh Pirates lefty Taylor Hearn is a unique prospect.  The 6'5 210 pound lefty boasts a 70 grade fastball and 50 grade slider.  He has struck out 229 hitters in 189 professional IP while allowing 160 hits.  Do I have your attention yet?  So why is he still a relatively unknown commodity? …

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Mitch Keller’s Arizona Fall League dominance continues

Glendale, AZ - Pirates phenom Mitch Keller came into the Arizona Fall League as one of the more well known and highly rated prospects in all of Minor League Baseball.  On Friday, Keller continued to assert himself as the top pitching prospect in the game.  Keller was masterful in a 4 inning stint for the Glendale …

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