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Articles from February 2011

The Golden Sombrero’s Top 50 Prospects: #12 – Aroldis Chapman (Video)

#12 Aroldis Chapman – Cincinnati Reds


DOB: 2-28-88

ETA: 2011


Spring Training Prospect Tracker: Feb. 26 – 27

[Photo courtesy of Jason Getz/AJC]

With Spring Training now officially under way, and rampant speculation firmly in place, I thought that it might be interesting to track the performances of Baseball America’s Top 100 Prospects.  Some of these players have the potential to crack the opening day roster; some are years away.  Regardless, they are the faces of the future and ridiculously fun to follow.


The Golden Sombrero’s Top 50 Prospects: #13 – Julio Teheran (Video)

#13 Julio Teheran – Atlanta Braves


DOB: 1-27-91

ETA: 2012


The Baseball Show: The Best, Around

Today on The Baseball Show Clint Evans of Diamond Hoggers and I usher in Spring Training the best way we know how. Today we talked about the following:


MLB Look-alikes: R.A. Dickey and Dave England (Jackass)

The Golden Sombrero presents MLB Look-alikes: R.A. Dickey and Dave England (Jackass)

Just imagine Dickey without the mountain man scruff, or better yet, imagine England with it.

England is now the third member of the Jackass crew to appear in our look-alikes series, Johnny Knoxville and Steve-O being the others.

And for those who are unfamiliar with the R.A. Dickey face, be sure to check out Amazin’ Avenue’s Photoshop contest from last season.