Tag: Florida Rookie League

Chicoutimi Cinquantes Rookies Win FRL Championships

The inaugural season of the Florida Rookie League, the winter rookie level developmental league for the Bull League, has come to a close, and the first champions are the Miami-based Chicoutimi Cinquantes B team.

The final showdown to name the championship team saw the Cinq’s rookies face off against the Fort Myers Dallas Lawmen B, the FRL affiliate to the Dallas Deputies (which was formerly the Dallas Lawmen). Continue reading “Chicoutimi Cinquantes Rookies Win FRL Championships”

March 28, 2017 – Spring Training Starts, FRL Finals, Montreal Metros

Spring has finally arrived, and with it the 2017 Spring Training schedule has started for the Bull League. The simulation advances to April 2 and kicks off the first spring training games, we recap the action and also bring you the Florida Rookie League playoff results. Our featured preview team is the Montreal Metros, find out how they’re positioned for this season. Lastly, the International Free Agents list has been released and already the signings are breaking budgets. Hear the latest in our regular weekly podcast.

FRL Regular Season Wraps Up

The Florida Rookie League (FRL) has wrapped up it’s inaugural season, and though all teams move on to the abbreviated playoffs, it has been a great experience for all of the clubs, according to GMs.

The Winter Rookie League-level FRL was created during the winter meetings late last year, as a way of getting younger baseball prospects and recent draft signings into the swing of things prior to the big league spring training start.

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FRL Weekly Team Power Rankings, Week #9

New York Minutemen B reclaim the top perch in the FRL weekly power rankings, despite being one game behind division leaders, the Ohio Oxen B. The Minutemen rookies had a great week, including a complete game one-hitter pitched by 22-year-old starting right-hander Hikoo Inoue. Also, phenom first baseman Justin Cusimano knocked in another three homers to bring his league-leading season total to 23. Overall, the Minutemen B side went 5-2 this week, with four wins on shutouts. Continue reading “FRL Weekly Team Power Rankings, Week #9”