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Find out about the stars of tomorrow, from the guys who know today. Jim Callis (@jimcallisMLB) and Jonathan Mayo (@JonathanMayo) are your tour guides for this ride through the unfolding stories & breaking news in Minor League Baseball. From top prospects to scouting executives to farm directors, the MLB Pipeline is jam-packed with exclusive coverage of the minors you can't get anywhere else.

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Find out about the stars of tomorrow, from the guys who know today. Jim Callis (@jimcallisMLB) and Jonathan Mayo (@JonathanMayo) are your tour guides for this ride through the unfolding stories & breaking news in Minor League Baseball. From top prospects to scouting executives to farm directors, the MLB Pipeline is jam-packed with exclusive coverage of the minors you can't get anywhere else.

    The newest top-100 prospects, and rookies on the rise

    The newest top-100 prospects, and rookies on the rise

    Jim Callis, Jonathan Mayo and Jason Ratliff discuss prospects off to fast starts, including a group of starting pitchers who are being used in relief roles in the big leagues this year. Plus a look at five new addition to MLB Pipeline’s Top 100 list, an update on Kumar Rocker and Jack Leiter’s performance and five Draft guys on the rise.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Hot rookies; Arcia trade, The Yerminator and a Draft update

    Hot rookies; Arcia trade, The Yerminator and a Draft update

    Jim Callis, Jonathan Mayo and Jason Ratliff discuss rookies who are off to a hot start in the first week of the season. Jonathan chats with White Sox senior director of baseball operations Dan Fabian about Yermin Mercedes' historic start to the season and how he was acquired through the Rule 5 Draft. The trio discusses the the Orlando Arcia trade and the three players who recently entered MLB Pipeline's Top 100 Prospects list. Finally, get your weekly update on Vanderbilt's Kumar Rocker and Jack Leiter, and we answer another Draft question in the mailbag.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Opening Day rosters surprises; Rookie Power Rankings; Farm rankings; Rocker & Leiter

    Opening Day rosters surprises; Rookie Power Rankings; Farm rankings; Rocker & Leiter

    With the arrival of 2021 regular season, Jim Callis, Sam Dykstra and Jason Ratliff take a look at some top prospects who made Opening Day rosters, as well as some who didn't, and when we can expect to see them. They also break down the preseason Rookie Power Rankings and Sam's rankings of the farm systems based on hitters, pitchers and 21-and-under talent. The crew discusses the continued dominance of Vanderbilt's Kumar Rocker and Jack Leiter and answers a Mailbag question about Braves outfield prospect Michael Harris.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Farm system rankings; Rocker and Leiter 1-2? ROTY draft

    Farm system rankings; Rocker and Leiter 1-2? ROTY draft

    Jim Callis, Jonathan Mayo and Jason Ratliff discuss the Top 5 teams in MLB Pipeline’s Farm Systems ranking, with the Rays at No. 1 again. Jim and Jonathan highlight some players that have impressed them in Spring Training and they discuss the 2021 Draft, as Vandy pitchers Kumar Rocker and Jack Leiter are living up to the hype, and some college catchers -- including Miami's Adrian Del Castillo -- are making some noise. Finally, Jim and Jonathan break down their picks in an experts' Rookie of the Year draft and answer questions from the mailbag.

    • 58 min
    Top 30 Lists, Hot Springs, Draft Update, New Rules

    Top 30 Lists, Hot Springs, Draft Update, New Rules

    Jim Callis, Jonathan Mayo and Jason Ratliff discuss MLB Pipeline’s newly released Top 30 Prospects lists, highlighting the Indians, Twins, Giants, Cardinals and Braves. Then the guys detail some prospects standing out in Spring Training, such as outfielders Mickey Moniak (Phillies) and Heliot Ramos (Giants), check in on the Vanderbilt aces and other players making draft news and give their reviews of the new rules being implemented in the Minors. And as always, they dive into the mailbag to take a question from a listener.

    • 1 hr
    Top 30 lists are here! (AL West, Yankees, Red Sox); Rocker, Leiter update

    Top 30 lists are here! (AL West, Yankees, Red Sox); Rocker, Leiter update

    Jim Callis, Jonathan Mayo and Jason Ratliff break down MLB Pipeline's new 2021 Top 30 Prospects lists -- four from the AL West (Astros, Angels, Rangers and A's), plus the Red Sox and Yankees. Hear updates on how potential top Draft picks Kumar Rocker, Jack Leiter, Jaden Hill and Sal Frelick have performed this season. And finally, Jim and Jonathan discuss which prospects have impressed in big league spring training games.

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
108 Ratings

108 Ratings

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O’s fan

Great podcast, love the Orioles talk on this week’s episode.

64rj__ ,

Great guys, but so dull

Title sort of says it all. It’s informative and insightful, but out of all the baseball podcasts, it’s a bit dull

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Great show

I’m grateful for all the unique commentary on MLB prospects. It’s the number one podcast to find hidden gems. Thank you!!!

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