Tag Archives: Yadier Alveraz

Caleb Ferguson takes weekly FFA

Caleb Ferguson doesn’t get the press of the other Dodger pitching prospects. Much more has been written about his teammates, Dennis Santana and Yadier Alvarez, but it is Caleb Ferguson who keeps on plugging away solid game after solid game. This week he threw two gems and won the weekly FFA award. Caleb did it …

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Reviewing Baseball America MidSeason Prospect Rankings

Earlier we took a look at the original 2017 Baseball America Ranking and found some hits and misses.  Now we will look at the midseason ranking that Baseball America came out with a few weeks ago. In the table below the number in parenthesis is the original 2017 ranking. Walker Buehler couldn’t crack the top ten …

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Add Walker Buehler near the top of the plethora of Dodger pitching prospects

The Dodgers number one pick of 2015 pitched his first professional game last night and everyone came away raving about his stuff. He only pitched two innings but his stuff showed why the Dodgers didn’t shy away from making him their top selection last year even with the arm concerns. Baseball America checks in on …

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Yadier Alvarez – 100 MPH – WOW

I’ll let the MiLB report tell you all you need to know about what Yadier Alveraz did last night. Alvarez hits 100 mph in five hitless frames Dodgers’ No. 6 prospect strikes out eight in latest gem for the Loons “It’s very impressive,” Velazquez said. “His fastball is a power fastball. He topped out at …

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Prospect Roundup – DeLeon/Alvarez/Rhame/Mieses Shine

On Saturday Jose DeLeon and Jacob Rhame  combined for eight innings, two earned runs. DeLeon went the first six, giving up both earned runs, one walk, five k’s. Rhame went two scoreless innings, walking one, and striking out four. Rhame has been spotless since returning from his ped suspension. On Friday night Yadier Alveraz pitched five scoreless innings, …

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Yadier Alvarez strikes out ten of his twelve outs

As the fan base clamors for Chris Baby Sale,  every Dodger prospect is hearing their name bandied about and Yadier Alvarez continues to show why he’d be one of the prospects that teams would be most interested in. Making only his second start for the Loons today, Alveraz displayed the tools that are starting to …

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Dodger prospect of the day – you pick it because I can’t

It is a good thing for a farm system when you have multiple top prospects all having such good days that it is hard to make a choice between them. Yadier Alveraz struck out ten in his full-season debut Jose DeLeon matched Yadier with ten punchouts, but also threw eight scoreless innings Willie Calhoun clubbed …

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Yadier Alvarez fans ten in full season league debut

20-year-old Cuban bonus baby Yadier Alvarez finally gave Great Lake Loon fans something to cheer about with a stunning debut. Alvarez who had been fine tuning his game in Arizona this spring and summer showed everyone what all the hoopla was about striking out ten of the fifteen outs. Great Lake fans can only hope …

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Dodgers have nine prospects on Rotowire updated top 200

Rotowire is a baseball fantasy site, so these ranking do not reflect their possible future major league production,  but it does give an idea of how well stocked the Dodgers are in the farm system. This particular top 200 was recently updated to reflect the influx of the 2016 draft class, which added twenty-six draftees’ …

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