Independent Coaching Carousel

by on November 28, 2009   No Comments

Hal Lanier wasn’t the only independent league manager to jump teams for 2010.  Continue reading for more information on the current coaching carousel as of 11/28/09

Grizzlies’ Agreste Signed by Padres

by on November 26, 2009   One Comment

Gateway Grizzlies 1st Baseman Joe Agreste has been signed by the San Diego Padres.  Agreste signed with the Grizzlies after going undrafted out of West Virginia University.

Writers/Bloggers Needed

by on November 20, 2009   No Comments

Five Tool Prospects is now actively searching for writers/bloggers for the new site format covering all aspects and levels of baseball amateur, pro, foreign and domestic.  Our target is to recruit hundreds of fans, players, scouts, coaches, broadcasters, etc., who love the game of baseball and enjoy sharing their opinions.

We are looking to make assignments covering prep baseball state-by-state, college baseball conference-by-conference, as well as minor league, major league, independent, winter, and international baseball on a league-by-league basis.  We will be asking our assigned writers to produce a pre-season preview, mid-season progress report, and post-season summary as a bare minimum complete with team rankings and top prospects with scouting reports.

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Indiana Baseball Academy College Prep Prospect Rankings 11/14

by on November 18, 2009   No Comments

IBA’s College Prep Program’s Top Prospect Rankings through 11/14

IBA’s College Prep Program’s Top Prospects is brought to you by Five Tool Prospects ( The next College Prep event is schedule for 11/21 with Ball State Assistant Coach Pete Milas in attendance. Contact to register.