Tag: Alex Orellana

Bull League’s 2018 All-Stars Announced

There are several familiar faces, along with a few new ones, in this year’s lineups for the 2018 Bull League All-Star Game, which will take place on July 19 in Calgary, Alberta.

Norfolk’s Charles Ling will make his first All-Star Game appearance this season.

Making the cut for the AEL are 19 first-time all-stars, including 7-season veteran Norfolk Sharks arm Charles Ling, who earned his 500th strikeout this season. Continue reading “Bull League’s 2018 All-Stars Announced”

Two More Deals Cap Busy Day for Trades

Earlier this evening, Chicago announced two major trades and the Toronto Nomads joined them with a deal of their own. But there is late-breaking news that two more trades were completed today, making this the busiest day for trades in league history.

This season, teams are not waiting until the trade deadline to make their move and jockey for better positions going into the second half of the season, which starts imminently. Continue reading “Two More Deals Cap Busy Day for Trades”

Top 15 Prospects For 2017

DENNIS ‘LITTLE FISH’ GUPPY

1. Dennis ‘Little Fish’ Guppy, OF, Detroit Motorheads
R / R • 5’11” • 175 • Age: 22 • Quebec City, QC

The 2016 #1 overall draft pick by Chicoutimi (now the Detroit Motorheads) is not as big and tall as some of his peers, but scouts consistently rate him a five-tool threat, who can hit for contact, hit for power, run, field and throw at an elite level. After a brief stint in Rookie and A level last season, where he hit for a combined .281 with 6 HR and 28 RBI while stealing 18 bases in just 45 games, the Little Fish looks ready to swim in the big pond, and Detroit has put him into the starting lineup at CF (though he is solid at any outfield position). Detroit has high expectations from him, and if he can meet them, he will truly be an impact player. Continue reading “Top 15 Prospects For 2017”