Seattle Mariners 

Draft Watch: Florida Preps

This weekend many of the top high school seniors from the Sunshine State will be assembled in Sebring (Fl.) for the annual Florida Athletic Coaches Association Classic. There will be numerous draft prospects on display, however the two top prepsters from Flordia, Touki Toussaint and Nick Gordon, will be absent from the event. The players will be divided into an East, West, South, and North squads and each team will have the opportunity to play two exhibition games. Furthermore, the players will have a chance to workout in front of scouts, run 60-yard…

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Seattle Mariners 

Top of draft remains unsettled

As soon as last June’s draft ended — perhaps even well before — the conversation about the class of 2014 started and ended with North Carolina State southpaw Carlos Rodon. He was the clear pre-season No. 1 and entered the season with the best chance to be taken off the board first when the Houston Astros select first for the third straight year. We’re about beyond the halfway point of the amateur season and only one thing is clear and that’s that the top of the draft is far from…

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Seattle Mariners 

Draft Watch: NHSI

While there are some important matchups to keep an eye on in the college ranks, this week is all about prep baseball. The high school season is really getting rolling and one of the most critical events of the year, U.S.A. Baseball’s National High school Invitational, is already underway. The NHSI is both a great event for players to showcase their skills and also a way for scouts to gauge a prospect’s talent in a more ideal setting. The tournament features 16 teams, all national powerhouses, and is extremely competitive….

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