Podcast Rebellion: Former Rebel Alex Yarbrough on how to break out of a hitting slump

Useful advice for an Ole Miss team that scored one run in 20 innings against Georgia State. After splitting a mid-week series to lowly Sun Belt team, Georgia State, the Ole Miss offense is sent searching for answers. They have been absolutely abysmal at the plate after starting out 7-0 and sweeping two ranked opponents. Now, after losing a midweek contest to Memphis, they have only...
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March 09, 2017

Angels Top Prospect Countdown: #10 – Alex Yarbrough

Alex Yarbrough In 10 words or fewer: What the hell happened in AAA? Position: 2B | Age (2016): 24Bats: S | Throws: RHeight: 6’0″ | Weight: 2002015 Rank: 7 LEVEL PA AVG OBP SLG HR K% BB% SB BABIP wOBA AAA545.236.274.324325.0%4.8%1.270.292 OFFENSE Contact – D+.  As Alex has climbed the minor league ladder, we’ve seen a once above average tool shift into the average range...
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January 22, 2016  |  Discuss

More Pitching - Jeremy Rhoades Leads This Week's Prospect Hotlist (April 28 - May 4, 2015)

By Adrian Noche, Minor League Reporter -  1.) Jeremy Rhoades, Starting Pitcher, Burlington Bees Last two starts: 1-0  11.2 IP  3.86 ERA  11 H  2 BB  11 SO  1.11 WHIP Overall: 3-0  26.1 IP  2.05 ERA  26 H  5 BB  31 SO  1.18 WHIP  .252 BAA Jeremy Rhoades is yet another pitcher from the Angels’ 2014 draft class. Drafted in the 4th round out of Illinois State...
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May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

LA Angels Prospects Countdown #7: Alex Yarbrough

The de facto second baseman of the future, Alex Yarbrough still has a lot of proving to do and now has a huge logjam in front of him that he needs to find a way to climb over. Alex YarbroughIn 10 words or less: Our second baseman of the future, blocked everyway to Saturday. Position: 2B  Born: 8/3/91Bats: S   Throws: R Height: 5’11”    Weight: 180Last Year Rank: #7 2014 Season Stats...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Prospect Profile: #10 Los Angeles Angels Alex Yarbrough

Bats: Both Throws: Right Height: 6’0” 195 lbs. DOB: 8/3/91(Inland Empire): .313/.341/.459 with 11 HRs and 14 SBsAlex Yarbrough shares two things in common with our #1 Los Angeles Angels prospect: Both play 2nd base and both are talented hitters. As one of the focal points in an article by Sam Miller about the changes the Angels made to their player development, the conclusion about...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

MWAH 2014 Angels Prospects Countdown #7: Alex Yarbrough

While a certain other second base prospect in the organization has been getting all of the attention, Alex Yarbrough has been flying under the radar. After the season he just had in 2013, he won't be getting overlooked for long. Alex Yarbrough Position: 2B    Highest Level: Advanced-A Bats: S    Throws: R    Height: 5'11"    Weight: 180 Age: 22    Born: 8/3/1991 2013...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Yarbrough Interview With

In a recent visit to the Inland Empire 66er's facility our own David Saltzer caught up with Angels second base prospect Alex Yarbrough. Here's both our scouting report on Alex and our seven minute video interview with him. Look for similar feature tomorrow on his double-play counterpart Eric Stamets. Scouting Report on Alex Yarbrough Position: 2B Bats: Both Throws...
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April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels Prospect Report - 4/8/2013

(Alex Yarbrough is our Angels Prospect of the week - Photo by Jeremy Long) By Scott Stedman, Minor League Reporter Salt Lake Bees - The Salt Lake Bees began the 2013 campaign with a 3-1 record with a roster lacking top prospects, but teeming full of capable players.  Barry Enright, who had a brief stint with the Angels in 2012, was the Opening Day starter, tossing...
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April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Angels Prospects Countdown #9: Alex Yarbrough

The MWAH prospect countdown marches on with the first hitter taken by the Angels in the 2012 Amateur Draft. Alex Yarbrough Position: 2B  Highest Level: Double-A Bats: Switch Throws: Right  Height: 5'11" Weight: 180 lbs. Age: 21  Born: 8/3/91 2012 Season Stats Low-A: 256 PA, .287 AVG, .320 OBP, .410 SLG, 12 2B, 9 3B, 0 HR, 27 RBI, 20 SO, 9 SB, 2 CS, .309 BABIP Double...
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February 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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