John Manuel

Great Crowds In Chapel Hill

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C.–It’s the swan song for the current Boshamer Stadium, home of North Carolina’s baseball team. The ballpark will be torn down June 18–after, the Tar Heels hope, a […]

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Scouting Reports: Utah

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Scouts were buzzing in the Beehive State this year, with a strong high school crop that will be worth watching to see if players sign or head to college.

Draft | #2007

Scouting Reports: Pacific Rim

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The 49th and 50th states have little to offer this year, with a few interesting college players in Hawaii and a few Alaskan high school players who might bear watching as college players.

Draft | #2007

Cubs DFE Signs

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One draft-and-follow signing we missed recently was Cubs righthander Jordan Latham, a 29th-round pick last year out of the JC of Southern Idaho. Pitching in the wood-bat Scenic West Athletic […]

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Scouting Reports: California

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The Golden State has a wealth of hitters this year, while the college programs were stronger in pitching. With 125 players rated, there was plenty of talent for teams to sift through.

Draft | #2007

One Way To Look At It

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The bubble teams for the 64-team field really boil down to a small group, for me: West Coast bubbles (Gonzaga, Oregon State and UCLA) versus Southeast bubbles (Alabama, College of […]

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