While there are a host of problems with Noah Syndergaard to the Bronx, Zack Wheeler for Clint Frazier makes sense for both the Mets and Yankees.
We recently learned that Minor League Baseball could be on the precipice of a drastic transformation. Through all of this, debates began to rage on social media - is this good for the game in the end? Who benefits? Who is hurt? How will this change the game beyond the majors and minors?
We’re going to attempt to address some of that here.
The Atlanta Braves initially drafted Dennis Lewallyn out of high school in 1971 in the 3rd round. He chose instead to attend Chipola College, which has since become a junior college powerhouse, and was the 8th overall choice in the 1972 January secondary draft to the Dodgers. After 11 years on the mound and 37 years as a coach or coordinator, Lewallyn comes full circle, retiring as a pitching coach within the Atlanta Braves minor league system.