In this episode of the Canadian Baseball Podcast we are joined by Canadian National Team alumni Chris Robinson. We start off with an update from Robinson on what it has been like for him transitioning from a player to a coach, and what surprises have come with the new role. Then we discuss Canadian baseball and the MLB Draft. We examine the overall draft system as well as review what advice Chris gives to his players when they could potentially be drafted. Robinson also coached some of the drafted Canadians in his time with the Junior National Team, and gives us his take on them.
In this episode of the Canadian Baseball Network Podcast we break down day two and preview day three of the MLB draft from a Canadian and Blue Jays perspective with Bob Elliott, Andrew Hendriks and Peter Bean.
Our team discuss the light day two for Canadians and what that means for the final day of the draft. They also discuss the two Canadians drafted yesterday and feature and interview with the 2nd Canadian selected Brock Dykxhoorn.
Who will be drafted today? Will 2014 go down as one of the lightest drafts for Canadians, or will a flurry be selected today? We have this and more on this episode of the CBN Podcast.
In this episode of the Canadian baseball Network Podcast we break down day one and preview day two of the MLB draft from a Canadian and Blue Jays perspective with Bob Elliott and Andrew Hendriks. Our team reviews the signing of Gareth Morgan by the Mariners and what come next for him in the process. They also examine the Blue Jays top 3 picks, their signability and the overall strategy being employed by the Jays in this years draft. Bob and Andrew also give their predictions for Day two for Canadians and the BlueJays.
In this episode of the Canadian Baseball Network podcast, Peter Bean is joined by CBN founder Bob Elliott and scouting guru Allan Simpson of Perfect Game. Bob, Allan, and Peter discuss the Canadian class for the 2014 MLB Draft. The Canadian Baseball Network Draft List is reviewed, including some of the standouts and big movers from the list. Bob and Allan give their predictions on whether Ontario or B.C. will have the most draft picks this year, and they discuss the recent surge of potential draftees from Quebec. Which players have worked out for MLB teams? Who has impressed the most at US tournaments? How many Canadians will ultimately be drafted? We discus this and more in part two of our Draft Primer.
In this episode of the Canadian Baseball Network podcast Peter Bean is joined by scouting guru Allan Simpson of Perfect Game and CBN founder Bob Elliott. Allan, Peter and Bob discuss tomorrow's MLB Draft and who the top prospects are to watch. Allan provides a run down of his top 10, and who he expects to surprise. Will the Astros draft Aiken or Rodon? Who are the Blue Jays looking at? Where will Gareth Morgan go? Who are the biggest movers in the final week ahead of the draft? We cover all this and more in this episode of the CBN Podcast.
In this episode of the Canadian Baseball Network Podcast we speak with Blue jays prospect and the CBN Minor League Player of the Week, Dalton Pompey. Dalton joins our hosts Andrew and Peter to discuss his time before being drafted and playing for a variety of local Canadian programs. He also talks about his progression through the minors and the adjustments he's made that lead to a Gold Glove (2013) and a Florida State League POW honour plus the CBN Player of the Week honour.
In this episode of the Canadian Baseball Network Podcast we feature Blue Jays minor leaguers Frank Viola III and Yusuf Carter. Jay Blue of Blue Jays from Away interviewed both these players during spring training and re-joins the podcast to discuss them with host Peter Bean. Jay and Peter also discuss Marcus Stroman's recent start for the Buffalo Bisons and his future with the major league club.