Hi, fellow farmhand fans! We’ve just wrapped up our first year of coverage and we wanted to share with you what we have planned for 2019, as we continue to grow our team and our coverage:
The Harvest 2019: Our annual draft and hold competition. This year, we are expanding the field and tweaking some rules. Here’s the roster of participants for 2019 (in addition to our 7-man Baseball Farm squad):
John Calvagno, Notes From the Sally (@SALNotes)
Kim Contreras, Oakland Clubhouse and South Side Sox (@Cu_As)
Jason Woodell, Prospects Live (@JasonAtTheGame)
Ralph Lifshitz, Prospects Live (@ProspectJesus)
Lance Brozdowski, Prospects Live (@LanceBrozdow)
Eddy Almaguer, Prospects Live (@EddyAlmaguer)
Nick O’Neal, Ultra-D Dynasty League (@Nick_Knack)
James Anderson, RotoWire (@RealJRAnderson)
Paul Martin, Friends With Fantasy Benefits, Pitcher List, Razzball, Prospects1500 (@PaulTheMartin)
Eric Cross, Fantrax (@EricCross04)
Connor Kurcon, Six Man Rotation (@ckurcon)
Chris Blessing, BaseballHQ, USAToday (@C_Blessing)
Michael Parnell, Prospects1500, RoxPile (@parnellmichael)
Organizational Top-20s: Brenden and Alex break down their Top-20 farmhands for each MLB organization.
Winter Harvest: Brenden Gorzelski starts with the stats and then looks behind the numbers to give us a detailed look at 20 of the top Rookie ball performers from 2018.
Goyette’s Hitter and Pitcher Ranks: Phil Goyette will be publishing his initial pitcher ranks and updated hitter ranks for the 2019 season.
Plum Prospects – Offseason Update: Phil Goyette will fire up the aggregator and create an industry consensus Top-100 prospect list.
Hagerstown Suns Team Preview: Phil and Chip will team up with John Calvagno to create a Hagerstown Suns team preview for NotesFromTheSally.com
2019 Draft Class Early Top-150: Alex Jensen will dive back into the 2019 Rule 4 draft class to give us his early Top-150 names to watch
Baseball Farm Podcast: The team, headed by Alex Jensen, are working on the format and details of a podcast that we are all excited to produce.
First Year Player Draft Guide: The team will collect our thoughts and provide you with rankings and tools to help you dominate the First Year Player Draft in your dynasty and keeper leagues.
Daily Hitter and Pitcher Panels: Chip will have the stats machine humming, providing you with daily top farmhand performances from spring training.
Farmhands of the Week: Phil starts his 3rd season of the series in Spring Training, highlighting the top farmhand performances this spring.
Spring Training Farmhand Team: The team will collaborate and provide you with our picks for the top Farmhand performers this spring.
Daily Hitter and Pitcher Panels: Follow us on Twitter (@BaseballFarm) and subscribe to our newsletter to receive daily top performers from every level of MiLB baseball.
Farmhands of the Week: Phil’s 3rd season providing this content, with Farmhand picks for every level.
Farmhands of the Month: Our team puts together a team of monthly top performers each month, which lead into our…
Farmhand Team of the Year: Our year-end Harvest, where we nominate four top MiLB performers at each position and let the fans decide the final team.
Daily Farm Report: Chip will provide brief daily news on prospect promotions, demotions, injuries, and big performances.
IJR’s Scouting Reports: Back for his 2nd season, Ignatius J. Reilly breaks down one of our marquee pitching matchups, often times with the assistance of his favorite brew or bourbon.
The Next Phenom: Brenden is back for Year 2 of highlighting some of the breakout Farmhand performers during the upcoming season. Brenden’s picks last year included Wander Franco, Vidal Brujan, Isaac Paredes, Cristian Pache, and Antonio Cabello.
Crop Rotation: Brenden breaks down some of the top pitching performers in the Minors. Last year’s looks included Brusdar Graterol and Matt Manning.