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Sunday, August 17th: Dillon Overton Impresses Again for Vermont while Deck McGuire Takes the Loss for Sacramento

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Vermont Lake Monsters Pitcher Dillon Overton (3 IP / 1 H / 0 ER / 0 BB / 5 K)   NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE  (Class-A Short-Season) Brooklyn Cyclones               7 Vermont Lake Monsters  3 LP – Graves 3-2 / 6.75 Farmhand Of The Game: Pitcher Dillon Overton (3 IP / 1 H / 0 ER / 0 BB / 5 K) One of the best stories in the A’s system in the second...
Via Athletics Farm
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Thursday, July 31st: Hounds Win with the Help of another Kent Matthes Grand Slam while Deck McGuire Pitches Cats to Victory and Billy Burns Is Sent to Sacramento

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Midland RockHounds Outfielder Kent Matthes (Grand Slam)   TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A) Corpus Christi Hooks      1 Midland RockHounds  6 WP – Long 10-6 / 3.16 HR – Matthes (11) Farmhand Of The Game: Outfielder Kent Matthes (Grand Slam) Midland outfielder Kent Matthes hit his third grand slam in the last three weeks, which was also his sixth home...
Via Athletics Farm
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Friday, July 25th: Chad Pinder & Matt Olson Homer to Help Ports Win while A’s Acquire Former 1st-Rounder Deck McGuire for Sacramento

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Stockton Ports Second Baseman Chad Pinder (3 for 4 / Home Run / 2 RBIs)   CALIFORNIA LEAGUE  (High-A) Lancaster JetHawks  5 Stockton Ports         7 WP – Sanchez 5-1 / 3.64 HR- Olson (29), Pinder (12) Farmhand Of The Game: Second Baseman Chad Pinder (3 for 4 / Home Run / 2 RBIs) Stockton jumped out to an early lead on Friday when second baseman...
Via Athletics Farm
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Deck McGuire may have to wait for major league debut

When the Toronto Blue Jays drafted Deck McGuire 11th overall in the 2010 draft, the Georgia Tech ace was suddenly the future of the organization. The very first draft pick under the reign of Alex Anthopoulos as General Manager, McGuire was heralded as a fixture of the starting rotation for years to come. The college junior would settle and rise through the farm-system quickly, with...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

2012 Positional Rankings: RH Starters

Nearing the end of the ranking process, I'm looking forward to being able to post my Top prospect master list the week of Christmas. This position is clearly the strength of the organization, with not only really good talent at the top but reasonably high grade prospects further down the list. 1. Aaron Sanchez (7/1/92) - Sanchez is no secret to anyone, electric stuff and a need...
Via The Southpaw
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

McGuire Learning To Control His Emotions

MANCHESTER, NH - After sixteen starts in 2012 for the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats, it is safe to say that Deck McGuire has not lived up to the expectations of a first round draft pick. His coaches say that he knows it, and that knowledge that he carries has often crept into his psyche when trying to bounce back from bad innings.
Via bluejays.scout.com
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

McGuire Needs To Stay On Top

Manchester, N.H- Deck McGuire has only pitched in two games this season for New Hampshire, but this Wednesday night’s start needs to be a turning point for the young right-hander. With an 0-2 record and an ERA soaring at 9.90, McGuire has to start performing at a higher level if he wants to prove to the Blue Jays that he is worth the 11th overall draft pick they spent on him in 2010.
Via bluejays.scout.com
April 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Ready for Prime Time

Deck McGuire did it. So did Jed Bradley. So did Mark Pope. What is it they all have in common?If you're thinking all three were star pitchers at Georgia Tech who got drafted and are now playing professionally, you'd be right, but they share something else.
Via Georgia Tech Athletics
February 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Baseball. Ready for Prime Time

Deck McGuire did it. So did Jed Bradley. So did Mark Pope. What is it they all have in common?If you're thinking all three were star pitchers at Georgia Tech who got drafted and are now playing professionally, you'd be right, but they share something else.
Via Georgia Tech Athletics
February 16, 2012  |  Discuss

McGuire Tightening Up Number Two

Deck McGuire, last year's first round pick, had a very good professional debut season in 2011. He went a combined 9-5 with a 3.02 ERA and nearly struck out a batter per inning pitched between high-A Dunedin and Double-A New Hampshire. He did all of that without a truly effective curveball too. An oblique injury towards the tail end of the year forced him to focus on the curve at Instructs.
Via bluejays.scout.com
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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