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About Bullpen Banter

Bullpen Banter is a conglomeration of writers from across the country, offering its readers scouting content and video of baseball prospects at the professional and amateur levels.

Bullpen Banter Trade Deadline Roundtable

Bullpen Banter Trade Deadline Roundtable
With the passing on the non-waiver trade deadline yesterday, we’ve got a number of deals to look at and break down. Our intrepid staff sat down and talked about some of the more notable deals for one of our world-famous* round table discussions. *Note: May not actually be world famous. On a side note: has
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Roundtable: All Star Break Edition

Roundtable: All Star Break Edition
With the All Star break on us and news slowing somewhat for the next few days, we decided to gather to our keyboards and have another chat among our writers. As usual, we chatted about some of the bigger stories of the last week around baseball, including the All Star Game, Chris Davis, and the
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Roundtable Discussion: Midseason Top 75 Prospect List

Roundtable Discussion: Midseason Top 75 Prospect List
To go along with our Midseason Prospect List, our authors sat down and talked about the rankings. Well, they sat down and talked as much as seven people scattered all around the country could, but the end result is the same. They shared their thoughts on what they liked on the list, what they wished
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2013 MLB Draft: Wild Cards & Sleepers

2013 MLB Draft: Wild Cards & Sleepers
While we broke down our top 50 2013 MLB Draft prospects in detail today, The BB staff had some favorites and sleepers they wanted to mention. Steve Fiorindo Terrian “Trey” Arbet:  I have a semi man crush on Arbet, I love the athleticism he brings to the middle of the field.  I don’t think he
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2013 MLB Draft Boards

2013 MLB Draft Boards
Jeff and Al wanted to share their individual top 50s for the 2013 MLB Draft. AL SKORUPA   JEFF REESE # Name POS SCHOOL   # Name POS SCHOOL 1 Jonathan Gray RHP Oklahoma   1 Mark Appel RHP Stanford University 2 Mark Appel RHP Stanford   2 Jonathan Gray RHP University of Oklahoma 3
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2013 Farm System Rankings

2013 Farm System Rankings
Jeff Reese: As the final piece to our 2012 prospect coverage, we turn our gaze towards ranking the organizations that house the prospects we’ve spent so much time debating. One of the difficulties is deciding how to properly weigh the divide between top heavy systems with elite prospects (Baltimore) and those that lack the elite
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2013 Individual Top 125 Prospect Lists: Al Skorupa

2013 Individual Top 125 Prospect Lists: Al Skorupa
With the conclusion of our annual Top 100 Prospect Series, several of our writers decided to release their personal rankings that went in to the creation of the site’s final list. With these, you get to see how our individual writers rate specific prospects differently from one another, and get to see their thoughts and some
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2013 Season Predictions: National League Edition

2013 Season Predictions: National League Edition
Over the last week, the staff of Bullpen Banter have gone back and forth discussing their projections and predictions for the coming season. Below are the results of that conversation, and are the thoughts of each of the writers involved. Who will win the National League MVP? JD Sussman: Bryce Harper. Harper will be the epicenter
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