2020 Draft Profile: CJ Van Eyk

CJ Van Eyk was my favorite right-handed NCAA pitcher heading into the college season back in January.  Van Eyk had some rough patches early and because of that, it’s pushed him out of Baseball America and ESPN’s latest mock draft.  ESPN released picks 1-37 this morning. Van Eyk had yet to pitch his best ball…

2020 Draft Profile: Austin Martin

Austin Martin is arguably the best draft-eligible prospect in the 2020 MLB draft class. The junior out of Jacksonville, FL, started for Vanderbilt as a freshman back in 2018 and immediately put himself in position to be drafted early on in this year’s draft. As a sophomore at Vandy, Martin was the starting third baseman…

Top 5 Options for Royals in 2020 Draft

It’s that time of the year, Major League Baseball’s annual draft. This year may be different as there may not be any baseball played before the picks are in, but that doesn’t change our hype around the draft. As Royals fans, we have been looking forward to the last few drafts in particular because of…

Five Prospects I’m Following This Year

It’s baseball season, and people approach that in different ways. Some dive head first into spring training hope. Some ignore it until the regular seasons starts. Some make up increasingly elaborate stories to coverup cheating scandals. To each his own. I’m starting this spring by thinking about which prospects I want to follow this season.…