Category Archives: BBDP

2014 Midseason top 50 Yankees prospects


This season the post draft top 50 prospects is no different than any other year. The only difference is that the Yankees acquired far more talent in the international free agent (IFA) market this year than in the draft. Unfortunately we do not have enough information on the new IFA signings to include them in ...

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BBDP Who’s hot? Late June edition


Jose Pirela has been consistently good all season. His last 10 games are no exception, where he’s .286/.333/.548/.881 with three homeruns in the last five games. His season total is .320/.361/.466/.827 with seven homeruns and 10 SB. Those numbers would look great in the Yankees lineup right now. Brian Roberts has been better lately, but ...

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BBDP: Who’s hot on the Farm in June?


As is the custom, we’ll start with the top and work our way down. Zoilo Almonte is on quite the homerun streak. He has four homeruns in his last eight games. Over his last 10 games, he’s batting .333/.349/.643/.992. Not too shabby. He’s definitely making his bid to be considered for the outfield in 2014 when ...

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Yankees Prospects: The 2017 All Home Grown Yankees

abiatal avelino

Last year I made a list of the “2016 All Home Grown Yankees,” and I had a lot of fun doing it. It’s going to be a yearly thing now. Just as a refresher, this is my prediction of the theoretical team the Yankees would put on the field if the front office decided to ...

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BBDP: Who’s hot Mid-May edition

greg bird

Triple-A Jose Pirela is 12 for his last 38 (.316) with a double, triple, and a homerun in his last 10 games. His OPS is .815 during that time. That brings his season total to .266/.287/.387/.674. He still has a long way to go, but he’s starting to heat up a bit. After what he did ...

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BBDP May 6th: Who’s hot now?

gary sanchez

A couple of weeks ago, BBDP highlighted the top performers on the Yankees farm. Things change rather rapidly in baseball and there’s a new list of players who have been on a hot streak for the past week or so. As is the tradition, the players will be featured starting from the highest level and ...

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Notes from watching two minor league games

kyle roller

Hey everyone, here is another column I have decided to start about the Yankees minor league players. I have been watching games on for quite some time now, and recently I have been writing down some of my observations. I figure people might be interested in some of the observations I have been able ...

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Yankees Prospects: Who’s off to a hot start?


Sorry I have been MIA for a while, life gets busy at this time of year for me and I have a lot of important things to catch up on. I’m getting married in less than a month and work has never been more busy for me. Anyway, enough with the excuses. I will be continuing ...

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