White Sox Top Prospect Report, 6/23

White Sox Top Prospect Report, 6/23
Primer: The Top Prospect Report is a weekly post here at FutureSox highlighting performances of the top prospects in the system. More specifically, it will cover the top 15 prospects (plus an occasional bonus or two) as classified by their most recent FS ranking. This can serve as your one-stop shop to see weekly and... Read more »

White Sox make 25 minor league roster changes

White Sox make 25 minor league roster changes
We don’t normally write posts just for minor league transactions, but as the club made 25 of them in one shot, we thought it was worth reviewing. Here is the full list of activity, with a little color added… TO CHARLOTTE RHP Jake Dunning (activated from DL) Dunning adds an arm to a staff that... Read more »

Rain Delays I Have Known and Loved

Rain Delays I Have Known and Loved
Inspired by the recent rainout of the Southern League All-Star Game, which Michael Kopech was scheduled to start and which included Jordan Guerrero on the roster, here I recount the tale of my favorite rain delay. I’ve worked for three different minor league teams over five years, so I know a bit about how a rainy... Read more »
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White Sox Prospect Hot List, 6/20

White Sox Prospect Hot List, 6/20
The Hot List is back and we will be looking over the last two weeks of action to highlight the best performances by White Sox prospects regardless of ranking. Charlotte Knights Yoan Moncada slumped badly when he returned to action on May 26th from a DL stint, but has responded recently. The top prospect in... Read more »

Podcast: Post draft review with Nick Hostetler, Clay Overcash and Abe Fernandez

Podcast: Post draft review with Nick Hostetler, Clay Overcash and Abe Fernandez
Three White Sox scouts join Brian Bilek to recap the 2017 draft. Scouting Director Nick Hostetler goes deep into his second draft. Area scout Clay Overcash comes on to talk Jake Burger and others (35:55). Area scout Abe Fernandez talks about his experience scouting and recommending second round pick Gavin Sheets (44:50). You can listen... Read more »

Season Preview: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers

Season Preview: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers
The Great Falls Voyagers open their campaign tonight at Helena. The Pioneer League affiliate is one of two rookie-level clubs in the White Sox organization. They typically are populated with the more polished rookie leaguers, often recent college draft picks (the younger, prep and less polished prospects usually go to the AZL team first). The Voyagers... Read more »
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White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 6/19

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 6/19
The Major League (Rule 4) Draft took most of the attention this past week, and with good reason, especially for the rebuilding White Sox. But there was also a division clinch on the farm, the release of a prospect once highly considered, and more going on outside the war rooms. Let’s dig in… Draft completed,... Read more »

White Sox Top Prospect Report, 6/16

White Sox Top Prospect Report, 6/16
Primer: The Top Prospect Report is a weekly post here at FutureSox highlighting performances of the top prospects in the system. More specifically, it will cover the top 15 prospects (plus an occasional bonus or two) as classified by their most recent FS ranking. This can serve as your one-stop shop to see weekly and... Read more »

Nice Guys Drafted Last: 20 years of last-round draft picks

Nice Guys Drafted Last: 20 years of last-round draft picks
Yet again, I’ve been passed over for the MLB draft, and I’m starting to think that at 25, three years out of college, and having never played baseball, my golden chance is diminishing. To assuage my disappointment, I went through the last 20 years of White Sox last-round picks to see how they ended up.... Read more »
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2017 FutureSox Draft Tracker

2017 FutureSox Draft Tracker
The MLB Draft is always one of the biggest events for FutureSox and prospect hound, and it’s finally here for 2017. The draft is now complete. It’s time for the annual analysis and over-analysis of the newest group of players set to join the White Sox farm system. We’ll try to gather as much info... Read more »
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