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How Many Good Giants Were Good Prospects?
Usually one sees this the other way around — how many good prospects became good players? It’s the foundation of any good prospect analysis, and indeed what we see is that higher-ranked prospects usually perform better in the majors than … Continue reading
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This Day in Giants History, July 29, 2009: Brian Sabean Is Not Afraid To Trade Pitching Prospects
In a day spent dismantling their infield, the Pirates send second baseman Freddy Sanchez to the Giants for top pitching prospect Tim Alderson. Giant general manager Brian Sabean has never been afraid to make a move. If his team has … Continue reading
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Baseball America Has Released Full Archive of Top-10 Giants Prospects
Each year, Baseball America publishes a list of each team’s top-10 prospects. They’ve had the list going back to 1998 on their website, but they’ve actually been doing rankings since 1983. I discovered just recently that they’ve published the full … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Brian Sabean, Dan Gladden, Ellis Burks, Jeff Robinson, Joe Carter, John Burkett, Jose Mesa, Keith Foulke, Matt Williams, prospects, Rich Aurilia, Robb Nen, Roberto Hernandez, Royce Clayton, Russ Ortiz, Salomon Torres, Scott Garrelts, Sean Estes, Will Clark, Wilson Alvarez Comments Off on Baseball America Has Released Full Archive of Top-10 Giants Prospects
Most Recent Home-Grown Giants
In the days before the Giants signed Mike Morse, I was thinking about just how long it had been since the team had developed its own really good left fielder. By “developed,” I mean drafted, or signed as an international … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Buster Posey, Candy Maldonado, Chili Davis, Chris Speier, Ed Halicki, Ken Henderson, Madison Bumgarner, Matt Cain, Pablo Sandoval, player development, prospects, Robby Thompson, Tim Lincecum, Will Clark Comments Off on Most Recent Home-Grown Giants