Posts tagged Arizona Fall League

HARPER, SCORPIONS OFF TO SLOW AFL START

HARPER, SCORPIONS OFF TO SLOW AFL START

Much of the intrigue of the six-team Arizona Fall League lies in the fact that premium prospects are down there trying to get better. And they’re all doing it against each other. The results can look pretty crazy at times and there are a lot of football scores with multiple pitchers seeing action a la’ […]

HULTZEN GOES TWO INNINGS IN AFL

HULTZEN GOES TWO INNINGS IN AFL

LHP Danny Hultzen made his professional debut on Friday with two IP in the Arizona Fall League. Hultzen, who played college ball at Virginia, was the second overall selection in the 2011 First Year Player Draft by the Seattle Mariners. On  Friday he toed the rubber for the Peoria Javelinas, giving up one earned run on three hits with […]

OPENING DAY

OPENING DAY

While the Division Series are nearing completion, there is another season that is just starting in the southwest. The Arizona Fall League kicks off today and the six-team league is a prospect extravaganza. 20 years ago the AFL started as somewhat of an experiment and it didn’t feature the kind of big names from recent […]

BIG NAMES ON AFL ROSTERS

BIG NAMES ON AFL ROSTERS

The Arizona Fall League is firing up for its 20th season and has broken out with new logos for its annual 40-game run. The league, started in 1992, is a melting pot where top prospects are observed by talent evaluators from early October till mid-November. This year’s class will include P Gerritt Cole, the top overall pick […]

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