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Riley Pint represents a new era for Rockies drafting strategy

  The Rockies’ draft history is filled with plenty of first-round draft picks that could be labeled as disappointments: Greg Reynolds, Casey Weathers, Christian Friedrich … there are plenty of players that once represented promise for the organization whose numbers failed to match the excitement. Recently, Jake Shapiro outlined some of the grimmest drafts in club history, and...
Via BSN Denver
June 20, 2016

Cleveland Indians pitcher Casey Weathers throws faster than you

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: This offseason, the Cleveland Indians signed a pitcher with a history of injuries, including a Tommy John surgery. This time around, the slinger is 30-year-old Casey Weathers, and according to him, it took what amounted to a viral video for the Tribe to take a chance on the reclamation project. What kind of video, you ask? This wasn...
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March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cleveland Indians Prospect Casey Weathers Throws a Baseball 108 MPH

Casey Weathers is not a typical baseball prospect. To start, he's already 30 years old. In comparison, the Cleveland Indians' most prized prospect over the past five years, Francisco Lindor, was 18 when he was drafted. Weathers was originally drafted eighth overall in the 2007 MLB Draft by the Colorado Rockies, ahead of San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner. A former standout...
Via Stack
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Extreme Weathers: Indians hurler hits 108 mph

Casey Weathers, yellow sneakers flashing, takes a few running steps and a crow hop before hurling a baseball with all his might into a sock net, which is a mere 30-ish feet away from his release point. A radar gun reading gets spit out on a monitor mounted on the wall: 107.8 mph.
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Closing in on the Future

He was the 8th overall pick of the Colorado Rockies in 2007 and joins three Cleveland first round picks on the High-A Lynchburg team in 2015. The time between has been filled with challenges, but Casey Weathers is determined to persevere in pursuit of his dream of playing in the majors. Casey was not always a pitcher, having been an outfielder at Laguna Creek High School in Elk Grove...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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