Tag: Nick Blount

Prospect Perspective: Adam Engel on Baseball Down Under

***The following article was written by Adam Engel, a Chicago White Sox outfield prospect, as a guest of FutureSox. This is part of our Prospect Perspectives series: articles written by the players themselves. Engel played winter ball with the Melbourne Aces of the Australian Baseball League this offseason. Here he gives us a glimpse into what... Read more »

2013 MLB Draft: Performance Update

With the 2014 season over, I wanted to look at the performance of the 2013 MLB Draft picks, now that we have more than a full season of data for each player, to see how each pick has performed. Here I have included 2014 stats for all draftees, with brief analysis of each. For more... Read more »

White Sox Winter Leagues Preview: Australia

***Updated Nov 5 2014: status change for Terance Marin*** In this latest chapter in our series of winter league previews, we’ll take a look at the four prospects and one manager from the White Sox system playing in Australia. We’ve already previewed the south side contingents going to Venezuela and the Dominican Republic (both well underway), and Puerto Rico... Read more »

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 »

2013 MLB Draft End of Season Update

Now that the 2013 season is in the books, I wanted to look at the performance of the 2013 MLB Draft picks.  Here I have included stats for all draftees, plus some thoughts about the first 10 rounds plus any other notable picks. It must be noted that stats are fairly meaningless at this stage... Read more »

2013 Great Falls season in review

After a 19-19 first half Great Falls was on fire in the second half of the Pioneer League season, going 29-9. Of course, as playoff baseball often proves, the best or hottest team doesn’t always win. That momentum from the end of the regular season stopped very quickly as the Voyagers lost the best-of-three North... Read more »

2013 Great Falls Voyagers season preview

Now that the Sox have signed nearly every draft pick they intended to (as of this writing they have signed 34 of their 40 picks, two of which were in the College World Series) it’s time for rookie ball. Great Falls starts its season tonight and released its roster (full roster here). The 34-man roster... Read more »

FutureSox Draft Tracker 2013

Here is our annual draft tracker, to be updated as the draft progresses and as players sign. We will fill it in with as much info on the picks as we can find. A full list of all teams’ selections can be found on MLB.com. Current signing bonus pool 1 (17): Tim Anderson, SS, R/R, 6-1, 180,... Read more »
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