There are players that slip through the cracks in the First-Year Players Draft. Those players become much better professionals than any of Major League Baseball’s 30 clubs expected, and for various reasons. Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager is one recent example.
1090 The Fan’s Jason A. Churchill ranks the Mariners top prospects.
In this week’s episode of The OFP Report, Jason A. Churchill and Alex Carson discuss Brad Miller’s future should he NOT “win” the shortstop job, the roster crunch that includes the shortstops and outfield crop. The guys also answer your Twitter questions in this week’s edition of The T-Bag.
Brad Miller and Nick Franklin are in a heck of a battle this spring. The winner gets the shortstop job. The loser gets traded or optioned back to the minors.
Hal Keller, a former Seattle Mariners general manager and longtime Texas Rangers executive who helped bring the radar gun to the major leagues, has died. He was 84.