2018 Draft Preview: OF Jarred Kelenic

Jarred Kelenic School: Waukesha West HS (Wisconsin) Position: Outfielder Height/Weight: 6-1, 196 lbs B/T: L/L D.O.B: 7/16/1999 Previously Drafted: N/A Scouting Reports:  “Kelenic stands out most for his hitting ability. He has tremendous feel for the barrel and repeatedly demonstrates a professional approach from the left side of the plate. With his solid raw power and speed, he can... Read more »

Youth is Used Pretty Well, Actually, By the Young

Youth is Used Pretty Well, Actually, By the Young
There are suddenly a bunch of talented post-teens playing major league baseball and making everyone feel bad about themselves. Juan Soto, currently the only actual teenager in big league baseball, hit a three-run home run on the first pitch of the first at-bat in his first game started for the Nationals. Ronald Acuña, who turned... Read more »

White Sox Prospect Hot List, 5/22

White Sox Prospect Hot List, 5/22
This past week on the White Sox farm saw many of its best performances come from the starting rotations for Charlotte and Winston-Salem, while it was the hitters doing the most for Birmingham and Kannapolis. Overall there were plenty of big numbers put up by prospects, which we detail here by team. Charlotte Knights (AAA)... Read more »
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2018 Draft Preview: Alec Bohm

Alec Bohm School: Wichita State Position: 3B Height/Weight: 6’5″, 230 B/T: R/R D.O.B.: 8/3/1996 Previously Drafted: Wasn’t Drafted in 2015 Scouting Reports:  High School: Bohm (pronounced Bomb) is from Omaha, Nebraska and attended Omaha Roncalli Catholic High School. Roncalli is a smaller school with a current enrollment of 345 students. He was not drafted when eligible in 2015 but was... Read more »

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 5/14 to 5/20

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 5/14 to 5/20
Look up shaky and inconsistent in the dictionary and Carson Fulmer’s goggled face will be there to greet you. The White Sox first round 2015 pick is proving some talent evaluators right, as he continues to struggle as a starting pitcher in the majors. The inherent value of starting pitching and the lack of a... Read more »

FutureSox Consulting, Available For Immediate Hire

FutureSox Consulting, Available For Immediate Hire
The White Sox, you guys, are really bad. While it’s not true that there’s absolutely nothing good about them, it is true that there is almost absolutely nothing good about them. There’s a lot that needs to be fixed before this turns into a competitive club, from the top of the major league team to the... Read more »
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Prospect Focus: Tyler Johnson

Prospect Focus: Tyler Johnson
By Dan Victor NOTE: This article was written by Dan Victor, as a guest of FutureSox. Dan is a regular at games in North Carolina, especially Kannapolis and Winston-Salem, where he can often be seen with a radar gun in the scout seats. He also writes for the site Scouting the Sally. In a system... Read more »

White Sox Prospect Hot List, 5/15

White Sox Prospect Hot List, 5/15
As we march into mid-May, the weather is getting hot in the southeast where the White Sox affiliates play most of their games, and some of the hitters and pitchers are warming up with it. As has been the trend so far this year, the performances have been strongest in the lower levels, but the... Read more »

Prospect Focus: Gavin Sheets

Prospect Focus: Gavin Sheets
Looking down the tunnel from the dugout steps, it’s hard to miss the ballplayer sauntering out of the clubhouse. The light, staccato sound of cleats on concrete deceives. As he comes into the light, player number 24 immediately projects the image of a power-hitting first base prospect. That’s what he was drafted as and, built... Read more »
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2018 Draft Preview: Brady Singer

Brady Singer School: Florida Position: RHSP Height/Weight: 6’5/210 B/T: R/R DOB: 8/4/1996 Previously drafted: 2015, Round 2 by the Toronto Blue Jays Background and Scouting Reports (non-cited background items from here) High school: Brady Singer’s prospect status was established early in his high school career. Baseball America ranked him its 54th best national prospect and... Read more »
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