Let’s be honest, at this point in the season, a little more than two weeks on, we barely have a hint of anything and thus such a recap will necessarily be shallow.
So the format this time will be basically to note what the well-known top prospects are doing and then give you a little list of others who have started off hot and maybe bear keeping an eye on. As the season progresses we’ll see who actually “broke out” and who was just on a minor hot streak.
Triple-A Buffalo Bisons
One second to mourn the fact that I have no reason to write “Thunder Bisons” anymore. Okay, that’s done. The Buffalo roster features four pitchers that are on the 40-man roster plus another guy who’s on most of their Top Prospect lists. But the latter, Adrian Hernandez, just arrived and there’s no story to tell there yet. Overall, 17 pitchers have logged an out here and nine of them have an ERA under 3.00 with perhaps the most interesting early results coming from non-prospect Jeremy Beasley.
Offensively, of course, it’s the Gabby Moreno show, what with Jordan Groshans and Otto Lopez rehabbing in Dunedin. But in 10 games he’s sitting on good-but-not-great offensive production so there’s not yet the pressure to call him up. The best oth …
Author: Tammy Rainey / Blue Jays Nation