Posts tagged "Sammy Ayala"

Left in the Desert - Prospects Unexpectedly Unassigned

Now that the four full-season affiliates have announced their rosters and begun play, and we’ve done a preview for each of them, a lingering question remains.  Where is everyone else? The answer for many of those not assigned to a full season club is simply that they aren’t ready yet.  Younger players like Micker Adolfo... Read more »

State of the System: Catcher

Positional Overview: The catching spot is arguably the weakest position in the entire system at present. Tyler Flowers is the favorite to claim the starting C role with the big league side out of Spring Training, and although still somewhat young, he was far from convincing both offensively and defensively in 2013. Unless you are... Read more »

White Sox Prospects to Watch Outside the Top 25 - Position Players

With the popularity of our “Next Wave” article last offseason, we’ve decided to make this an annual tradition – and split it into two articles.  This is a list of position players in the White Sox system to keep an eye on in 2014 that fell outside of the organization’s Top 25 players.  The pitching... Read more »
Advertisement:

FutureSox YouTube Channel - Exclusive White Sox Prospect Videos

In 2013, FutureSox writers saw four of the organization’s six US affiliates in person.  During those visits, we took a lot of video, and now we’ve consolidated the recordings onto a YouTube Channel.  This gives you one-stop shopping for videos of White Sox prospects – we have video of about 40 prospects available on the... Read more »

Meeting the Bristol Sox

As our tour of the minors continues, I spent some time in Bristol.  You can see the initial game story here.  Thanks to the assistance of the Bristol White Sox press team Jordan & Lucas, I also had a chance to meet with several of the players on the team for interviews.  Here I’ll combine... Read more »

Game Story and Analysis - Kannapolis 8/23/2013 (with video)

FutureSox has been visiting some of the White Sox minor league affiliates this season, to get an in-person view of some of the prospects in the system.  On August 23rd we made our first trip to Kannapolis of 2013, where we interviewed several players and coaches, chatted with some of their front office people, took... Read more »
Advertisement:

2013 Bristol White Sox season preview

The Bristol White Sox are the place for younger draft picks and foreign players to make their U.S. debuts. As a result, they don’t win much. Last year the BriSox went 19-46. It’s a familiar story since some clubs use the Appalachian League as an advanced rookie league like how the Sox use Great Falls.... Read more »

The Next Wave - Non-Top 25 Prospects to Watch in 2013

At any given point in the season, there are well over two hundred players in the White Sox minor league system, spread out among seven US affiliate teams, a Dominican Summer League squad, and instructional leagues.  Twice a year, we publish a list of the current Top 25 prospects in the system – roughly the top... Read more »

2013 Pre-Season Top 25 White Sox Prospects - Full List

We already published the 11-25 portion of the list, so for detailed write-ups on those players, click here. This is the full Top 25, including write-ups for the Top 10. Also we list the other prospects we considered for the list at the bottom… The 2012 White Sox campaign was one of surpassing expectations, but... Read more »
Advertisement:

2012 Midseason Top 25 FutureSox Prospects

With the White Sox in first place as we open July of 2012, one of the great story lines on this team is that 10 of the 25 players on the current active roster are rookies, including 5 in the bullpen and 2 in the starting rotation. That’s not including young players like Chris Sale... Read more »
  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Advertisement:
  • Tags

  • Latest on ChicagoNow

  • Advertisement:
  • Fresh Chicago News