Sunday, July 10, 2016

Prospects For Cash - Live From the 2016 MLB Futures Game

Prospects for Cash will be live at the MLB Futures Game in San Diego. Follow me on Twitter @prospects4cash for live updates.

23 comments:

  1. Hi, I'm looking for some advice on whether I should sell or hold on to these smaller prospects: Johnny Field, Andrew Thurman, Jacob Johansen, Nick Kingham, Blake Taylor and Garrett Fulenchek. Also, I was wondering what to do with struggling called up prospects Aaron Blair, Justin Nicolino, Adrain Sampson, Peter O Brien and Dillon Overton. I look forward to hearing your response. Thanks, Adam

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  2. Hi, I was wondering whether I should sell these lower-end prospects: Andrew Thurman, Garrett Fulenchek, Jacob Johansen, Victor Caratini, Blake Taylor, Johnny Field. Also, I wondering what to do with struggling called up prospects: Dillon Overton, Aaron Blair, Adrain Sampson, Cody Anderson, etc
    Look forward to your response. BIG FAN. Thx, Adam

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  3. Hi, I'm looking for your advice on whether to hold low end prospects such a s Johnny Field, Andrew Thurman, Garrett Fulenchek, Grant Hockin and Victor Caratini. Also, what do I do with struggling called up prospects Aaron Blair, Dillon Overton, Cody Anderson, and Justin Nicolino. Look forward to hearing your response. Thanks, Adam

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    1. Hello Adam123Nats. I am back home and will provide updates Sun.

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    2. Hello Adam. I would sell all the prospects you mentioned. Most of the names are not under the age of 24. If they were younger it would be a different story. Get what you can for them on the market.

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  4. Would u mind if I asked u about 20 or so prospects? That would help me a lot. Thanks, Adam

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  5. Sure. Post the list and ill comment on each one. Might take a day or two but Ill provide feedback.

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    1. Also are still holding Kyle Zimmer?

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    2. I sold my stash of Kyle Zimmer a while ago. He has just not been able to stay healthy. It's a bummer. The Royals could use him badly right now.

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  6. Iolana Akau Chris Anderson victor Caratini aj Cole Jose campos Marcos diplan Austin decarr Tyler Danish Garrett fulenchek Grayson greiner Brett graves Domingo German Eric haase grant hockin Jason hursh nick Howard Jacob Johansen Alex Jackson spencer kieboom Nick kingham Fred Lewis Jairo labourt Julian Leon Jacob lindgren Akeel Morris Gareth Morgan Oscar mercado tucker Neuhaus Matt Olson Nick pivetta Antonio senzatela Pedro severino Seth streich Austin Wilson Please take your time, no rush. I appreciate this feedback very much. Thanks, Adam

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    1. Hope this helps. If you have more questions please let me know.

      Iolana Akau - Hold. Catchers take longer to develop.
      Chris Anderson - Sell
      Victor Caratini - Hold. See Akau
      AJ Cole - Sell
      Jose Campos - Not sure who this is.
      Marcos Diplan - I like this kid. I just dont have faith in the Brewers market when it comes to prospects.
      Austin Decarr - Hold
      Tyler Danish - Hold. White Sox push their guys fast. Hes only 21 in Triple A
      Garrett Fulenchek - Hold. I like what hes doing in short season.
      Grayson Greiner -Sell
      Brett Graves - Sell
      Domingo German - Hold but hes 23 in A (Adv).Be prepared to sell quick.
      Eric Haase - Sell
      Grant Hockin - Check to see if he is still in baseball. Has not played since 2014. Looks like a sell.
      Jason Hursh -Sell
      Nick Howard - Sell
      Jacob Johansen - Sell
      Alex Jackson - Hold. If you can make a profit sell. He is young but has not met expectations.
      Spencer Kieboom - Sell
      Nick Kingham - Sell
      Fred Lewis - Hes 29. It's not happening. Sell.
      Jairo Labourt - Sell
      Julian Leon - Hold. Another catcher that will take time to develop.
      Jacob Lindgren - Sell
      Akeel Morris - Sell
      Gareth Morgan - Hold. Keep an eye on him.
      Oscar Mercado - Hold. Keep an eye on him.
      Tucker Neuhaus - Hold. Keep an eye on him but be ready to sell if he does not develop. Brewer prospects never seem to pan out.
      Matt Olson- Hmm. I would sell if you can profit. If not hold. He has legit power. I like him.
      Nick Pivetta - Decent stats. Age is up there. I would sell if you can profit.
      Antonio Senzatela - Nice stats. I would hold. He is on the DL. Keep an eye on him.
      Pedro Severino - Sell
      Seth Streich - Could not locate anything.
      Austin Wilson -Sell

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  7. Out of curiosity...how much do u think u have made off prospecting in total? -Adam

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    1. Good question. I would say I have done well over the past few years. I've had my misses though.

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  8. Do u usually sell ASAP once they get called up or wait for full potential

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    1. I usually sell when I can make a profit of 20% or more. In some cases there may be a player that I will hold. It depends on how much of an impact I think they will make. In most cases I do not wait for full potential.

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  9. Hey sorry to bother u I was just wondering when u r giving me that feedback on the prospects b/c I don't know whether to sell them on eBay or not. No worries. Thanks, Adam

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  10. So the pitchers u say I should sell r just older and going to be relievers most likely? And to confirm its Austin Wilson form the Mariners... Thanks, Adam

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    1. Yeah most likely relievers. I like to invest in No 1 and No 2 starters. Austin Wilson is 24 and has not touched Double A. I would sell.

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  11. Should I still wait for Dylan Unsworth...and do u invest in former players' kids like Conor Biggio, Michael O'Neill and Ryan Ripken.
    How do u like Joe Gatto?
    Are u from the East Coast or West Coast?
    Thx again,
    Adam

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    1. Unsworth looks promising. If you can make a profit now hold. I invest in players who produce. If they are performing I would take a look. I'm not big on Joe Gatto and Im from the Midwest.

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    2. *sell if you can make a profit.

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