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Xander Bogaerts heads list of MLB.com’s top 10 shortstop prospects | MLB.com: News

MLB started publishing its top ten list by position. Bogaerts is number one at short.

Jim Furtado Posted: January 14, 2014 at 06:27 AM | 21 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Rennie's Tenet Posted: January 14, 2014 at 08:21 AM (#4638407)
Link goes to the Cub mascot article.
   2. Random Transaction Generator Posted: January 14, 2014 at 08:23 AM (#4638409)
Link goes to Cubs mascot story.
   3. Shooty is obsessed with the latest hoodie Posted: January 14, 2014 at 08:29 AM (#4638411)
   4. Jose Remains The Most Absurd Thing on the Site Posted: January 14, 2014 at 08:35 AM (#4638416)
Thanks Shooty. Do you have the link to the Cub mascot story too?

And I'm so excited about Bogaerts it is disturbing. I am fully buying the hype.
   5. JEe (Jason) Posted: January 14, 2014 at 09:00 AM (#4638424)
Wait, Bogaerts is the new Cubs mascot? What do the Sox get in return?
   6. AROM Posted: January 14, 2014 at 09:11 AM (#4638433)
A Theo Epstein look-alike in a Gorilla suit.
   7. Dock Ellis on Acid Posted: January 14, 2014 at 09:32 AM (#4638445)
Is Raul Adalberto Mondesi going to be billed using all three names? If so, awesome.
   8. Ivan Grushenko of Hong Kong Posted: January 14, 2014 at 09:45 AM (#4638458)
Is Raul Adalberto Mondesi going to be billed using all three names? If so, awesome.

Nah they'll cut it to something boring like "Mondy" or "Ra-Mon".
   9. Fancy Pants with a clinging marmoset on his Handle Posted: January 14, 2014 at 10:29 AM (#4638531)
Nah they'll cut it to something boring like "Mondy" or "Ra-Mon".

Hmm Ra-Mon sounds a lot like ramen, so i propose we call him Noodles.
   10. Barry`s_Lazy_Boy Posted: January 14, 2014 at 12:36 PM (#4638684)
Link goes to the Cub mascot article.
   11. BDC Posted: January 14, 2014 at 12:48 PM (#4638695)
I don't know if anybody's pointed this out, but the link goes to the Cub mascot article.
   12. SoSHially Unacceptable Posted: January 14, 2014 at 12:58 PM (#4638707)
   13. Scott Ross Posted: January 14, 2014 at 01:41 PM (#4638771)
Wait, Bogaerts is the new Cubs mascot?


Will he be wearing pants?
   14. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: January 14, 2014 at 01:49 PM (#4638785)
Is Raul Adalberto Mondesi going to be billed using all three names? If so, awesome.

I nominate "Radalbondesi".
   15. Jose Remains The Most Absurd Thing on the Site Posted: January 14, 2014 at 01:50 PM (#4638789)
I nominate "Radalbondesi".


"Jim"
   16. Nasty Nate Posted: January 14, 2014 at 01:54 PM (#4638792)
Wait, Bogaerts is the new Cubs mascot?


He could have been, but the Cubs released him.
   17. Dale Sams Posted: January 14, 2014 at 02:59 PM (#4638853)
So what's the Sox's plan when Will Middlebrooks has a .265/.290/.400 line in June?
   18. Jose Remains The Most Absurd Thing on the Site Posted: January 14, 2014 at 03:05 PM (#4638862)
So what's the Sox's plan when Will Middlebrooks has a .265/.290/.400 line in June?


Trade?

Cecchini?

Holt?

Bogaerts with Herrera playing short?

Drew who might still be re-signed?

And I take your point but if WMB is hitting .265 his OBP/SLG is going to be better than .290/.400.
   19. McCoy Posted: January 14, 2014 at 03:08 PM (#4638866)
He could have been, but the Cubs released him.

You can't trust a guy with no face.

Also the link goes to Cubs mascot article.
   20. Dale Sams Posted: January 14, 2014 at 04:04 PM (#4638932)
Nooooo Brock Holt \o/
   21. Fred Lynn Nolan Ryan Sweeney Agonistes Posted: January 14, 2014 at 04:34 PM (#4638959)
You can't trust a guy with no face.

Wait, McCoy is Ariel Dorfman????

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