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Minor League Update: Games of Tuesday, May 6 by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Nationals right-hander A.J. Cole and Rangers infielder Rougned Odor.
Via Baseball Prospectus
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals Top 10 Prospects

The Washington Nationals have become one of the best teams in baseball by successfully developing homegrown talent and making savvy veteran acquisitions. This list contains some players who should impact the Major League roster in the future, but many of these prospects have been beset by injuries thus far in their careers. Giolito looks like a potential ace and Cole and Goodwin...
Via Batting Leadoff
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Nats Option AJ Cole to Minor League Camp

Roster reductions for the Washington Nationals continue as the season continues to approach, now just 19 days away. The Nats have optioned prospect pitcher AJ Cole to minor league camp and reliever Felipe Rivero to AA Harrisburg.   Rivero came to Washington a few weeks back in a deal with Tampa Bay that brought backup catcher Jose Lobaton to Washington.  Cole appeared in 3 games...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

LOI #20: A.J. Cole

College Park (GA) Woodward Academy punter A.J. Cole has signed with NC State!
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Cole: "We Definitely Have A Bond"

College Park (GA) Woodward Academy punter A.J. Cole talks about his official visit and the bond that has formed with the other 2014 commitments.
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Nats prospects among MLB’s Top 100 Prospects released it’s list of the Top 100 prospects in Baseball.  Among the Top 100 are two pitching prospects for the Nationals. Lucas Giolito is ranked 44th on the list.  Giolito was the Nationals top pick in 2012 draft, 16th overall.  By most rankings of that Draft, Giolito was listed as the one of the top three pitchers overall.  Many of the mock drafts in our MLB Mock...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nats place pair of pitchers on Top 100 Prospects list

Pitchers Lucas Giolito and A.J. Cole are considered the best pitching prospects in the Nationals' organization. It would not be a surprise if they were in the big leagues by September, and it explains why they are considered among the Top 100 Prospects in baseball. The annual ranking of baseball's biggest and brightest young talent is assembled by Draft and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Cole: "I'm Excited About It"

Woodward Academy (GA) punter A.J. Cole has committed to NC State. He informed the coaches of his decision this morning and announced it on Twitter.
June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

A.J. Cole, Nationals Top Pitching Prospect Flashing Dominance

A.J. Cole has been quite the interesting prospect for the Washington Nationals since being drafted in the fourth-round (116th overall) of the 2010 MLB June Amateur Draft.Coming out of Oviedo High School (Florida), Cole was heralded as a first round prospect, but a strong commitment to the University of Miami caused many teams to shy away from taking him with their first picks.Washington...
Via Baseball News Source
June 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Prospectology: Christian Yelich And Gerit Cole Stock Rising

Each week Marisa Ingemi will rank the top 10 prospects in baseball, talk about what they did and also go over scores around the minors and notes. Weekly Ranking 1. Jurickson Profar, Texas Rangers 2. Dylan Bundy, Baltimore Orioles 3. Wil Myers, Tampa Bay Rays 4. Gerrit Cole, Pittsburgh Pirates 5. Oscar Taveras, St. Louis Cardinals 6. Jameson Taillon, Pittsburgh Pirates 7. Billy Hamilton...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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