Going into this system I had high expectations, but this system blew me away honestly. It is far deeper than I realized. Alex and I, for the first time in doing these top 20’s, strongly disagreed on players and the top 20 as a whole. It lead to some incredibly interesting discussions (who knows maybe they carry over into a potential podcast *winky face*) that caused us to reevaluate first impressions we had on multiple players.Read More Cream of the Crop – Minnesota Twins Top-20 Farmhands
The Twins 2nd round pick after his Junior year at UNC-Wilmington, signed below slot at $800k. I like his short, powerful swing from the right hand side. Hit for a bunch of power in college and it’s translating to pro ball so far. Twins seem committed to letting him stay at catcher, and he’s probably got the arm to do it. If you don’t mind drafting catchers, Jeffers is a solid pick.Read More 2018 Farmhand Crop: Ryan Jeffers
Continuing with our new format, here are Baseball Farm’s Farmhands of the Week for the eighteenth week of the season, July 30 thru August 5, 2018.
Each week, we search the boxscores and use our own proprietary roto weighting system to pick one hitter and one pitcher who had the best week at each minor league level.Read More Farmhands of the Week: 7/30 thru 8/5