Tag: Luis Basabe

Podcast Episode 2018.9: Ft. Adam McInturff and Adam Chalifoux

Podcast Episode 2018.9: Ft. Adam McInturff and Adam Chalifoux
Check out the latest FutureSox Podcast Featuring Assistant Director of Pro Scouting Content at 2080Baseball Adam McIntruff, and SWX Sports / KFBB TV reporter Adam Chalifoux! The two Adams joined Clinton Cole to talk about the Sox minor league system. McInturrff and his 2080 cohorts have seen many of the White Sox prospects in the... Read more »

Six Sox prospects slated for fall ball

Six Sox prospects slated for fall ball
***UPDATE 10/8: Added Danny Dopico write-up after he was added to the Glendale roster*** The rosters for the Arizona Fall League were released today. Seven White Sox minor league players will be participating (it was six until Danny Dopico was added at the last minute), along with a hitting coach, as part of the Glendale... Read more »

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 7/9 to 7/15

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 7/9 to 7/15
On a day where the baseball world was watching, two Birmingham Barons made it known their prospect status is more than justified. Birmingham OF Luis Alexander Basabe and RHP Dylan Cease played in the annual Futures Game. Basabe for Team World and Cease for Team USA. Basabe clobbered  a two-run homer in his second at bat... Read more »
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Ch-ch-ch-changes: Countdowns to call-ups

Ch-ch-ch-changes: Countdowns to call-ups
Happy halfway point! AA, A+, and A All-Star Games all took place this week, which means that we are halfway through the minor league season. And, for once, it’s been fun! There have been very few, if any, crushing disappointments! Who’s Jake Burger? Unlike past years where middling prospects had middling years, the Sox have... Read more »

A Tale of Two Basabes

A Tale of Two Basabes
Alternate title: How many times can we say “Basabe” in one post? It’s a good time to be Luis Basabe. Now 21 years old, Basabe was signed for $450,000 as an international free agent at age 16 by the Boston Red Sox. Since then, Luis has steadily risen through the minor leagues. The switch-hitter’s statistical... Read more »

Scouting Reports From Someone Who Is Not a Scout

Scouting Reports From Someone Who Is Not a Scout
I think it says a lot about the mental composition of a person when they manage to avoid looking at fighter jets in a pyramid formation streaming across the Arizona mid-day sky just beyond center field. There’s a military base not far from Camelback Ranch in Glendale, and in mid-March, the Blue Angels spent a... Read more »
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Top White Sox Prospects, Midseason 2017: Players ranked 16-30

Top White Sox Prospects, Midseason 2017: Players ranked 16-30
Twice annually, the writers at FutureSox work together to produce a list of the top prospects in the White Sox system. We use a voting system among the staff, then argue out specific players and rankings, until we come to a final list. The list is then released in two parts. This is the “teaser”,... Read more »

White Sox Prospect Hot List, 6/6

White Sox Prospect Hot List, 6/6
The White Sox Hot List is back after a two week hiatus and as the weather heats up, so have some of the prospects. Let’s have some fun with small sample sizes, shall we? Charlotte Knights Much has been written about the odyssey of Lucas Giolito from presumed #1 draft pick, to Tommy John Surgery... Read more »

White Sox Prospects of the Month, April 2017

After each month of the minor league season, we name one position player and one pitcher as players of the month on the White Sox farm. Generally, players have to see full-time innings or plate appearances (~50 PA or 10 IP minimum), and still be a prospect (not reached MLB rookie status) to qualify. This is... Read more »
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White Sox Minor League News and Notes - 4/10

White Sox Minor League News and Notes - 4/10
Editor’s note: We’ve changed our daily content format for 2017, and will no longer be doing daily game recaps. Instead, we will provide content more focused on the news and info that our readers have asked about, specifically covering the prospects. On Mondays, Kevin will be providing links and information to important news, transactions, and... Read more »
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