Dodgers 2013 MLB Draft, Rounds 11-20: Navin, Law, Damron, Johnson, Flamion, Miller, Harris, McDonald, Hennessey, Ahmed

The Dodgers started off Day 3 of the 2013 MLB Draft by taking catcher Spencer Navin out of Vanderbilt University with the 334th overall pick. Follow Spencer Navin On Twitter Navin’s coach had this to say about him: “Spencer may be the most talented catcher we have had in our program,” Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin told the school’s official website. “He’s tough, durable...
June 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Ahmed for Rick Porcello? Diamonbacks Reportedly After Tigers’ Starter

The Arizona Diamondbacks just acquired shortstop prospect Nick Ahmed on Friday, in a deal that sent Justin Upton to Atlanta. And, according to USA Today’s Bob Nightengale, the D-Backs already are prepared to ship Ahmed to the Detroit Tigers for Rick Porcello. The #Dbacks will now try to package SS Nick Ahmed and pitching prospect intrade for #Tigers starter Rick Porcello, one...
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January 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Two Former UConn Baseball Players To Play in AFL Rising Stars Game

Now I know the UConn Huskies football team will be taking on the South Florida Bulls on Saturday night at 7 p.m. but maybe at commercials and halftime you can check out the 2012 Arizona Fall League Rising Stars Game on MLB Network or Why you ask? Well you can get a chance to check out two former UConn baseball players who were chosen to participate in the game, George...
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November 03, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn Baseball's 2011 Draft Class Well Represented Among Top Prospects

As you've seen over the past few days, I've been updating you with posts about the top 20 Boston Red Sox prospects in each league by Baseball America. Within those prospect lists from each league has been three former members of the UConn Huskies baseball team. Here's the release from UConn: DURHAM, N.C. - Former UConn baseball players George Springer, Matt Barnes and...
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October 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Ahmed Has Come A Long Way

LYNCHBURG, VA - The Lynchburg Hillcats have had a phenomenal season, culminating in a Carolina League Championship. Shortstop Nick Ahmed was not only one of the main catalysts all season, he was a big reason why they won it all on Wednesday.
September 12, 2012  |  Discuss

MiLB Scouting Video: Nick Ahmed

Scouting reports are the foundation of the talent evaluation system, and clubs don't stop scouting players once they enter the pros. As part of our minor league coverage here at, we provide team quality first-hand scouting reports and video on prospects around minor league baseball. Here’s a video of Braves' prospect, Nick Ahmed.
June 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Ahmed Learning To Trust The Process

Baseball season is now screaming by like a ninety plus mile an hour fastball but there is a player in Lynchburg that keeps his eye on the ball. Hillcats shortstop Nick Ahmed is focused and ready for the long haul presented by the rest of the season.
June 17, 2012  |  Discuss

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