Padres star Eric Hosmer thinks Boston Red Sox first-round pick Triston Casas will be a ‘household name’

By Chris Cotillo | BOSTON — While the name of first-round pick Triston Casas might be new to Red Sox fans, it’s not unfamiliar to one prominent major-leaguer. Padres first baseman Eric Hosmer, who attended the same high school as Casas at American Heritage High School in Plantation, Fla., has been considered himself a […]

South Florida teens Triston Casas and Xavier Edwards share journey from youth team all the way to MLB draft

By David Furones Sun Sentinel With only a handful of baseball prospects attending the MLB draft each year, it’s pretty rare for a pair of high school players coming out of the same county to be there. How about two that were once teammates – from the ages of 8 to 13? That’s the deeper […]

Marlins beat reporter Joe Frisaro answers questions from Marlins fans

By Joe Frisaro | | @JoeFrisaro Are the Marlins targeting a specific position to bring depth in the farm system in the MLB Draft? — @AgusPopi The Marlins have the 13th overall pick in the Draft, which will be held June 4-6. At that spot, how the picks in front of them pan out […]


May 21, 2018 | Jacob Frisaro With the 2018 MLB Draft approaching, JT Baseball Scouting is rolling out our comprehensive draft coverage package. First up is our Top 10 Prospect List of draft eligible prospects. The rankings are based off players’ tools and scouting evaluations. Of note, this list only includes players evaluated by JT […]

MLB DRAFT HIGHLIGHTS: Triston Casas, 1B/3B — High School

By Steve Wright This corner infielder can mash with the best of them. The 2018 MLB Draft is coming at us quickly, with the Detroit Tigers having won the right to make the first choice in the draft after winning a tiebreaker with the San Francisco Giants. The yearly extravaganza will take place in Secaucus, […]


Written By: Rick Keeler As the 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft gets closer, the New York Yankees are continuing to look at which players could be a fit for them with the 23rd pick. One player that has good power potential towards the bottom of the first round is third baseman/first baseman Triston Casas. Casas, […]