Michael O’Brien


The last day of the Winter Meetings usually means the Rule 5 Draft took place, a draft where teams take the minor leaguers from other organizations if they’re not protected on the 40-man roster. The Yankees 40-man roster was full so the Yankees didn’t draft anyone, but they did lose […]

2013 Rule 5 Draft Results


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There are many out there who question the Yankees methods in their advancement, instruction, and mentoring of prospects as they advance through the farm system. A few months ago, I examined the art of developing starting pitchers, and how the Yankees matched up with other teams. As it turned out, […]

How to raise a prospect


Via Robert Pimpsner of Baseball Digest, here is the 2010 Staten Island Yankees roster. Pitchers: Chase Whitley RHP Bryant Cotton RHP Manny Barreda RHP Michael O’Brien RHP Wilton Rodriguez RHP Nathan Forer RHP Mike Gipson RHP Zach Varce RHP Preston Claiborn RHP Shane Greene RHP Sam Elam LHP Freddy Lewis […]

2010 Staten Island Yankees Roster