I was there at this game last night and pretty much it was only 3, maybe 4 guys on Bradenton, that have a chance to be in the majors in the future.
Jeff Locke= I wouldn't say he pitched great but good enough to win bases on looking like the umpire barely calling strikes all night not just on him but for Palm Beach, unless it was a swing or right down the middle, the umpire didn't call many strikes. He throws a ton of strikes, doesn't walk many batters, just couldn't get some strikes that were needed for strikeouts based on what the umpire called. He's a contact pitcher but can strike out people. I'm not that good at identifying pitchers but that's just me.
Calvin Anderson= He hit the ball hard just it was right at the third baseman 3 times, and hit one hard into center field only for it to be hit at the center fielder. I'm hoping he might make the majors based on how big he is and whenever he makes contact, but he needs to play in the field and somehow he made it home running from first on a double, he barely was safe but he looked winded probably based on how tall he is but runs decent based on his size. He has a better shot at making it than Quincy Latimore, probably the best shot out of the position players in the game for the Marauders.
Quincy Latimore- I think people are right about him not being a prospect. He looked underwhelming. He misplayed a ball, struck out twice foolishly. Didn't hit the ball as hard when given the chance. But it was just tonight as it was my first time ever seeing the Marauders.
Michael Colla= What's your opinion on him? I think he can a good pitcher in the bullpen for us in the future. He has good stuff, probably harder than Jeff Locke, can get a strikeout, I think he should considered as a prospect near or in the top 30.
Nothing much to say other than the other Marauders not mentioned look to be career minor leaguers. Didn't see Grossman, he probably was given a day off.
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