There weren’t a lot of FanPosts this week, which is a shame because I was really banking on reading about five or six pieces about J.B. Shuck. Instead, we have Jeff Dudash’s post about the joy of spring training. Jeff’s work is far more enjoyable.
So to beef out the week’s final Bucco Breakfast, let’s talk prospects. This Sporcle quiz is on the 13 minor leaguers who have topped Baseball America’s best Pirates prospect list this millennium. How many can you get?
Something went wrong with hard hit rate last season.
The minor league wage war isn’t over yet.
Yesterday would have been Jackie Robinson’s 100th birthday. This is how the media covered his MLB debut in 1947.