In case you missed it …
- Lance Lynn isn’t really a Future Redbird but given his impressive start yesterday, he is topical. If you want to read a third party’s take, here’s Baseball Instinct‘s writeup on Lynn from last week.
- Kevin Goldstein has been writing a lot recently and dropping some knowledge on Cardinals’ prospects (subscription) whether it be the two prospects that made his opening day Future Shock Column (Adams & Jenkins), a look at some surprising minor league level assignments (Rosenthal), a full preview of each NL Central System or telling the world to keep an eye on Oscar Taveras as a potential Minor League Player of the Year.
- If that wasn’t enough of a reason to re-up your subscription with Baseball Prospectus, check out this extensive article about pitching mechanics. Don’t focus too much on the “good mechanics vs. bad mechanics” part but rather absorb the descriptive terminology.
- John Sickels takes note of the Robert Stock conversion.