UCB: Top 7 Prospects followup

by on September 10, 2008 · 4 comments

As a follow-up to our UCB project (well, he actually commissioned our lists) Derrick Goold of the St Louis Post-Dispatch has posted his Bird Land 7 over at STLToday.com.

Naturally, Derrick chose many different players from the rest of us, and puts up a great read.

Thanks to DG and the UCB crew for the chance to join in.

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Deaner September 10, 2008

I just wanted to let you know that I finally got around to adding your link to my blog list over at Cardinal Nation Globe.

Keep up the good work!

PHE September 10, 2008

Ditto Deaner – thanks for reading! (And thanks for the link, too!)

StLCards September 13, 2008

Reading Goold’s list I see the definition required having no big league experience at all. That definitely changes a list quite a bit. The one guy I’m wanting to see is Freese. We have to get a look at these guys sometime.

PHE September 13, 2008

StLCards – I quote, from DG’s post:

“I sent them the idea of picking the top seven prospects in the Cardinals organization. Gave them no parameters.”

The definition *Derrick* used was that they had no big league experience. Such direction was not given to us as a group, thus we were left to make our own parameters.

Just for the record… :)

I agree, I think they’ve got a great opportunity to get a look at Freese with Glaus down, but apparently TLR likes to inflate Lopez’ error numbers.

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