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101 Episodes | 2019 - 2023

Futures Focus - Episode 100 - 100th Episode Celebration with Grant Paulsen and Scott Greene

October 14th, 2023


We did it! 100 episodes! Join Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez), Nate Eckert (@GQ__82), and Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) in addition to special guest …

Futures Focus - Episode 99: Prospects On the Move at the Trade Deadline

August 8th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) are back to cover every 2023 trade deadline deal involving prospects. The two also decide …

Futures Focus - Episode 98: MLB Draft Recap/Review with Shaun Kernahan

July 21st, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is back! Joined by Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) and special draft guru Shaun Kernahan (@ShaunKernahan), this is the definitive episode about the 2023 MLB Draft. The three discuss where the top …

Futures Focus - Episode 97: Futures Game Discussion with Michael Kelley

July 6th, 2023


Futures Focus is back! This week we discuss the MLB Futures Game rosters and a couple of weeks worth of news and notes.

Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) and special guest, Michael Kelly (@MKelley_ND) tackle an extended version of …

Futures Focus - Episode 96: May Prospects of the Month

June 4th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) unveil their choices for prospects of the month for May. The two discuss standouts from all Minor League Baseball levels, while also giving some honorable …

Futures Focus - Episode 95: Ranking This Year's Pop-Up Prospects

May 29th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) discuss prospects that have busted out this year and where they may fit on rankings (including our upcoming Prospects1500 midseason team Top 50s) and in your …

Futures Focus - Episode 94: Finding Value in the Post-Hype Sleeper and Prospect Fatigue

May 21st, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) examine some exciting post-hype prospects and try to find value when dealing with the concept of prospect fatigue. Some of the names the Futures Focus duo discuss …

Futures Focus - Episode 93: Ranking the Next Call Ups

May 16th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) try to predict which prospects will get the call to the major leagues next. The duo draft a team of nine players whom they believe will put up the best …

Futures Focus - Episode 92: April Prospects of the Month

May 8th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (GQ__82) hand out their prospects of the month for all levels in the minor leagues. They also analyze the value and discuss some recent performances of highly touted …

Futures Focus - Episode 91: Updating the Top Prospect List, Best/Worst Dynasty Trades of All Time

April 30th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) return after a week off to update the current top 20 prospects, adjusting for the recent graduations. Later, the two discuss the best and worst trades they have …

Futures Focus - Episode 90: Vegas Baby! Over/Unders and Prospects Prop Bets

April 16th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) head to Sin City (not really) to place their bets on [their own made up] player props for prospects. The two share their reasoning behind their wagers to give you …

Futures Focus - Episode 89: Early 2023 Buy/Sell/Hold Overreactions

April 9th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) overreact to all the hot/cold starts in the majors and minors for the start of the 2023 …

Futures Focus - Episode 88: Optimistic/Pessimistic Prospects Outlooks for 2023

April 2nd, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) celebrate Opening Day by giving you best case/worst case for a slew of top prospects. They cover all prospects that made their debut, as well as top rookies for …

Futures Focus - Episode 87: The Bold and The Beautiful Predictions

March 27th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (the Bold) and Nate Eckert (the Beautiful) give their prospect predictions for the 2023 season. Some normal, some wild and some …

Futures Focus - Episode 86: Best of the Rest with guest Adam Howe

March 18th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) are joined by On The Wire host Adam Howe (@EightyGrade) to discuss the best prospects that didn't make the Top 100. Adam also shares some of his favorite …

Futures Focus - Episode 85: Bust Busters! Bonus Episode

March 17th, 2023


As a special thanks to all that voted for Futures Focus this week in the @baseballpods Bracketology, here is a special bonus episode with Alex …

Futures Focus - Episode 84: FYPD and Prospects to Target in 2023

March 12th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) list their top five targets for First Year Player Drafts (FYPD). Next, they discuss the prospects that can help out in 2023 for Redraft and Keeper leagues. …

Futures Focus - Episode 83: AL West Top 50s with Andrew Rhodes

March 5th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) are joined by Angels correspondent Andrew Rhodes (@A_Rhodes77) to talk about the top prospects in the American League West. This wraps up every division. If you …

Futures Focus - Episode 82: Prospects1500's Overall Top 199 Prospects

March 2nd, 2023


SPECIAL EPISODE! Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined by an assortment of site correspondents to present a very special bonus episode! The Prospects1500 aggregate is here, featuring nearly 200 prospects, 199 to be …

Futures Focus - Episode 81: NL East Top 50s

February 26th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) get together to discuss the NL East, a division with an assortment of different tiered systems. Do the Marlins and Nationals have what it takes to overcome the …

Futures Focus - Episode 80: AL East Top 50s with Scott Greene and Daniel Hoyle

February 18th, 2023


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined by Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) and Daniel Hoyle (@ATXRainDog) to discuss the amazing prospects in the AL East. There sure is a lot to cover here! From the historic Red Sox …

Futures Focus - Episode 79: NL Central Top 50s with Jeremy Mahy and Daryl Hauck

February 12th, 2023


Host Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined by Cardinals correspondent Jeremy Mahy (@JMahyfam) and Reds correspondent Daryl Hauck (@darylhauck) to analyze the prospects in our NL Central Top 50s. With elite prospects …

Futures Focus - Episode 78: AL Central Top 50s with Kurt Moody and Adam Halpin

February 4th, 2023


We're back discussing the AL Central top prospects as special guests Kurt Moody (@DET_Guru_Kurt) and Adam Halpin (@adamhalpin) joining host Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez). There is a ton to cover, so sit back and enjoy!

Futures Focus - Episode 77: NL West Top 50s with Nate Eckert and Brian Fonseca

January 28th, 2023


Future Focus is back for 2023 with Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) to discuss the NL West Top 50 prospects by organization. This episode features special guests, Dodgers correspondent Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) and Rockies …

Futures Focus - Episode 76: 2022 Season Finale!

October 3rd, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) get together one last time for the 2022 season to recap the entire year. They look back at their predictions to begin the year and go over the best rookies …

Futures Focus - Episode 75: Comparing Preseason Top 100 to Today

September 4th, 2022


Winding down the summer of 2022, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are joined by special guest, Lindsay Crosby (@CrosbyBaseball, from @LockedOnFarm) to compare MLB Pipeline's preseason Top 100 …

Futures Focus - Episode 74: MLB Trade Deadline Grades and MLB Draft with Nate Eckert

August 8th, 2022


It was a wild trade deadline, with top prospects being moved all over the place. Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are joined by Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) to break it all down and hand out their …

Futures Focus - Episode 73 Part 2: MLB Draft with Shaun Kernahan

July 22nd, 2022


In Part 2 of our special All-Star Weekend experience episode, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) welcome back our Draft guru Shaun Kernahan (@ShaunKernahan) to discuss the recent amateur draft …

Futures Focus - Episode 73 Part 1: All-Star Futures Game with Gail Verderico

July 22nd, 2022


Futures Focus is back with a huge two part episode! First, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are joined by special guest Gail Verderico (@1baseball_gail) to discuss the game as well as the …

Futures Focus - Episode 72: "Production Score" with @TheRealNaClown

June 19th, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are joined by Pat Doherty Jr. (@TheRealNaClown) to discuss his fascinating Production Score metric for ranking prospects. The trio discusses what the metric …

Futures Focus - Episode 71: (Quarter of the) Season MiLB Awards

June 1st, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) reveal their awards for the quarter mark of the season. The duo discusses best power performance, best strikeout artist, and much more. Join Futures Focus on …

Futures Focus - Episode 70: Updated Top 10 Prospects (AA and lower)

May 16th, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) welcomes back David Gasper (@dgasper24) to discuss and share their thoughts on the next wave of top prospects. The two compile their top 10 players in Double-A or lower minor league …

Futures Focus - Episode 69: 2022 Bowman Baseball!

May 4th, 2022


May 4 is not only Star Wars Day, it's Bowman release day! On this week's podcast, Max Arterburn (@MaxArterburn) joins Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) to discuss the release of the highly anticipated baseball card …

Futures Focus - Episode 68: Hot and Cold Starts for Prospects

April 25th, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined by Andrew Rhodes (@A_Rhodes77) to discuss the hot and cold starts from some of the biggest prospects as well …

Futures Focus - Episode 67: Bold Predictions!

April 7th, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) get crazy with their predictions for 2022 and tell you the future in regards to prospects, awards and World Series matchups! Happy Opening Day everyone! 

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Futures Focus - Episode 66: Deeper Prospects and Spring Training Impressions

March 28th, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are back discussing the prospects that are making a splash in Spring Training as well as their analysis on the Prospects1500's "Beat the Staff" Prospect …

Futures Focus - Episode 65: Analyzing the Recent Prospect Trades with Scott Greene

March 22nd, 2022


Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) joins Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) to discuss all the trades that recently took place, specifically the ones in which prospects were on the move. Scott …

Futures Focus - Episode 64: Analyzing the "Beat the Staff" Prospects Challenge Draft

March 14th, 2022


With MLB lockout officially over, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) celebrate by taking a look at the Prospects1500 …

Futures Focus - Episode 63: Projecting Values for 2022 and Future Top 100 Prospects

February 27th, 2022


Just days away from the February 28th deadline the owners & players set to reach a deal so the 2022 MLB regular season isn't delayed, Alex …

Futures Focus - Episode 62: First Year Player Draft (FYPD) Analysis

February 19th, 2022


Prospect1500's MLB Draft guru Shaun Kernahan (@ShaunKernahan) joins Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) to discuss everything you need know about the 2022 First Year Player Draft eligibles. The …

Futures Focus - Episode 61: 2022 Farm System Rankings

February 12th, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) get back to their normal banter as they dive into the Prospects1500 aggregate organization rankings. The site recently ranked all 30 farm systems from #30 all …

Futures Focus - Episode 60: NL West Top 50s with Nate Eckert, Doug Otto, and Alex Sanchez

February 6th, 2022


It's our final installment (Part 6) of the 2022 team Top 50 prospects analysis series. Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined by Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) and Doug Otto (@hdouglasotto) to discuss the underrated and …

Futures Focus - Episode 59: AL East Top 50s with Ben Wilson, Jake Wiener, Paul Woodin and Eric Garfield

February 1st, 2022


In this huge episode, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined by nearly the entire Prospects1500 AL East team of correspondents, including Ben …

Futures Focus - Episode 58: NL East Top 50s with Colin Coulahan and Tony Bps

January 28th, 2022


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are joined by Colin Coulahan (@cjc07) and Tony Bps Spina (@tonybps1) to discuss the top …

Futures Focus - Episode 57: AL West Top 50 Prospects' Analysis

January 22nd, 2022


This week, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined by three Prospects1500 team correspondents from the AL West. Angels writer Andrew Rhodes (@A_Rhodes77), A's rep Jeremy Mahy (@JMahyfam), and Mariners correspondent …

Futures Focus - Episode 56: NL Central Top 50s with David Gasper, Kevin Will and Greg Rosenthal

January 17th, 2022


This week, we explore the NL Central Top 50 lists with special guests, Cubs correspondent Kevin Will (@CubsProspector) and Pirates correspondent Greg Rosenthal (@Bucfish67). Of course, David Gasper (@dgasper24) shares …

Futures Focus - Episode 55: AL Central Top 50s with Kurt Moody

January 10th, 2022


Kurt Moody (@DET_Guru_Kurt) joins Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) to review all the new Top 50 lists for the AL Central. The crew reviews each team and gives their insight on potential …

Futures Focus - Episode 54: #2EarlyMiLBMock and Overall Top 210 Follow-up

December 30th, 2021


It's a special offseason episode with Alex (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David (@dgasper24) featuring Prospects1500's #2EarlyMiLBMock draft as well as more insight on the site's overall Top 210 aggregate rankings. We will be …

Futures Focus - Episode 53: Overall Top 210 Prospects

October 15th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) get together to review the much-anticipated Prospects 1500 Overall Top 210 Prospects list! Check out the list on

2021 Overall Top 210 …

Futures Focus - Episode 52: 2021 End of Season Awards

September 30th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) get together to hand out their year-end awards and recap a great 2021 Minor League Baseball season. They also discuss the @Prospects1500 Prospects of the Year …

Futures Focus - Episode 51: PARSlist with Rick Mahieu

September 22nd, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) welcomes special guest Rick Mahieu (@PARSlist) to discuss his fascinating #PARSlist. PARS (Prospect Aggregate Ranking …

Futures Focus - Episode 50: High-A Central Season Review

September 16th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are joined by special guest Jared Perkins (@JaredCP1). Jared is Prospects1500's High-A Central correspondent and the three discuss their favorite prospects …

Futures Focus - Episode 49: "Prospecting" Future Hall of Famers

September 8th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) get a little wild this week and give their best predictions on which prospects have the best shot to make the Hall of Fame. Check back in 25 years for the …

Futures Focus - Episode 48: Elite Prospects and Their Value

September 3rd, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) return to discuss the elite prospects in Minor League Baseball right now and what their value is in dynasty leagues. The two offer advice on how to rebuild, …

Futures Focus - Episode 47: Twitter Prospect Talk

August 26th, 2021


Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) makes a special guest appearance with host Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) to take a deep dive into the prospects requested on Twitter. From names you know to some you may not, the two …

Futures Focus - Episode 46: Six Up, Six Down

August 18th, 2021


It's that time of year where it's time to look at some risers and fallers in the prospect world. Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) give their favorite prospects that have shot up rankings, as …

Futures Focus - Episode 45: Padres and Brewers Midseason Top 50 Analysis

August 12th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) discuss their recently published midseason Top 50 prospects columns for the Padres and …

Futures Focus - Episode 44: Trade Deadline Analysis

August 4th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) bring you a special extended episode discussing all the major moves at the trade deadline and analyzing the prospects moving teams. The two also grade the …

Futures Focus - Episode 43: Phillies Top 50 Review and Mock Trades

July 29th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) returns with David Gasper (@dgasper) to welcome Tony Spina (@tonybps1) to discuss his recent Philadelphia Phillies Top 50 list. The guys also put on their general manager hats and try to …

Futures Focus - Episode 42: 2021 MLB Draft Review

July 21st, 2021


David Gasper (@dgasper24) brings on draft expert Shaun Kernahan (@ShaunKernahan) to review the recent 2021 MLB Amateur Draft. Shaun goes over all the prospects you need to know that were selected on Draft Day(s) and …

Futures Focus - Episode 41: 2021 Futures Game Review and MLB Draft Analysis

July 14th, 2021


It's been quite a week for baseball and the guys are back to go over all of it with you. Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) review both the Futures Game and the 2021 MLB Draft, as well as …

Futures Focus - Episode 40: 2021 Futures Game and MLB Draft Preview

July 7th, 2021


This week, the crew (@Alex_W_Sanchez & @dgasper24) welcomes special guest Shaun Kernahan (@ShaunKernahan). Shaun and the guys discuss the upcoming Futures Game and the prospects they are most looking forward to …

Futures Focus - Episode 39: Reviewing Past MLB Drafts

June 29th, 2021


With the 2021 MLB Draft fast approaching the guys (@Alex_W_Sanchez and @dgasper24) review some past drafts to see what we can learn. They also discuss Wander's debut, the latest promotions, and more! Thank you for …

Futures Focus - Episode 38: Top 100 Mock Draft, Part II (#26-100)

June 24th, 2021


Continuing where they left off last week, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) finish their mock draft together. Along the way, they learn some things about the prospects that might help fantasy …

Futures Focus - Episode 37: Top 100 Mock Draft, Part I (#1-25)

June 15th, 2021


This week, the crew (@Alex_W_Sanchez & @dgasper24) takes on something very unique. They begin to compile a Top 100, live, via a mock draft. They get through #1-25 in Part I. Listen in as there are some major …

Futures Focus - Episode 36: Top Rising Prospects

June 8th, 2021


With even more data from the minor leagues to go off of, the guys (Alex Sanchez, @Alex_W_Sanchez, and David Gasper, @dgasper24) are back with their top risers for the 2021 season. There are some surprises and some guys …

Futures Focus - Episode 35: Trade Values and Ranking Debates

June 1st, 2021


After a week off, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are back talking trade values and debating their top prospect rankings. Trading prospects in dynasty leagues can be tricky, so the guys …

Futures Focus - Episode 34: Prospect Deep Dive

May 19th, 2021


For this week, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) take a deep dive on some of their favorite prospects so that you can get ahead of the curve. The two discuss OF Jarred Kelenic (SEA), OF Luis …

Futures Focus - Episode 33: Minor League Baseball is Back!

May 12th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) could not be more excited as there are actually minor league baseball games to discuss! …

Futures Focus - Episode 32: 2021 Bowman Baseball

May 4th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) is joined with special guest, Mike Roach (@MJRsportscards) as the two discuss the highly anticipated 2021 Bowman …

Futures Focus - Episode 31, Dynasty League Preferences

April 28th, 2021


In this week's unique episode, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) take a look at dynasty league rules and settings, and …

Futures Focus - Episode 30, The Best Prospects #101-200

April 19th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) return for some deep prospect talk as they discuss their favorite prospects after the top 100. The guys also discuss plenty of prospect news around the league …

Futures Focus - Episode 29, 2015 Top 100 Review and Who's For Real?

April 11th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) take a trip down memory lane by reviewing MLB Pipeline's 2015 Top 100 prospects list to analyze which of today's prospects might not make it like we think …

Futures Focus - Episode 28, Opening Day Predictions, expectations, and more!

April 4th, 2021


Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) are back to celebrate what should be a national holiday - Opening Day! The two go over …

Futures Focus - Episode 27, The Hobby Family and Prospects Baseball Cards

March 26th, 2021


This week, Alex and David are off on vacation so Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) brings in a surprise guest host to get us caught up on News & Notes and top prospect names who'll be starting the 2021 season in the …

Futures Focus - Episode 26, Tyler Freeman Interview and Spring Training Risers/Fallers with Nate Eckert

March 19th, 2021


This week, Alex Sanchez (@alex_w_sanchez) is joined with top prospect, SS Tyler Freeman of the Cleveland Indians. They discuss the alternative site, Tyler's path to the majors, and more! Special thanks to Tyler Freeman …

Futures Focus - Episode 25, Dynasty Startup Draft Talk and Top 50 Analysis with Jim Zele

March 12th, 2021


This week, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) welcome Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) to discuss strategies for drafting in startup dynasty leagues. Afterwards, Jim Zele (@zbaseball86) joins …

Futures Focus - Episode 24, Players to Watch and Los Angeles Dodgers Top 50 Prospects with Nate Eckert

March 5th, 2021


Spring Training is here! This week, Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) give their choices of players to watch out for in Spring Training and their reasons why. And later, Nate Eckert (@GQ__82) …

Futures Focus - Episode 23, First Year Player Draft Mock (Pt. 2) & Organizational Rankings

February 26th, 2021


This week Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) continue their analysis of the Prospects1500 First Year Player Mock Draft (#2021FYPDMock), discussing their favorite late round players to target. …

Futures Focus - Episode 22, First Year Player Draft Mock Analysis with Ben Wilson

February 19th, 2021


This week, the crew welcomes Ben Wilson (@TBDubbs11) to review the first-year player draft mock that was conducted on Alex Sanchez (@alex_w_sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24) look at their picks …

Futures Focus - Episode 21, Tampa Bay Rays Top 50 Analysis

February 12th, 2021


This week the crew dives into one of, if not the best, farm systems in baseball, the Tampa Bay Rays. Our @Prospects1500 Rays beat duo of Bailey Srebnik (@xwOBAiley) and Jake Wiener (@GatorSosa) join hosts Alex Sanchez (

Future Focus - Episode 20, Miami Marlins and Detroit Tigers Top 50 Analysis

February 5th, 2021


This week we're discussing two of the best farm systems in baseball. Stoffer Cochran (@stoffer81) joins us to talk Miami Marlins prospects and Kurt Moody (@DET_Guru_Kurt) doesn't pass up the chance to pump up his …

Futures Focus - Episode 19, San Diego Padres and Atlanta Braves Top 50 Analysis

January 29th, 2021


This week, we go over two of the most popular systems out there, the San Diego Padres and Atlanta Braves! Special guest Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) …

Futures Focus - Episode 18, Milwaukee Brewers and Chicago White Sox Top 50 Analysis

January 22nd, 2021


Join us for a discussion on two very opposite types of system with the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago White Sox! David Gasper (@dgasper24) and Daniel Victor (@slydanno70) give their takes on their respective systems, …

Futures Focus - Episode 17, Seattle Mariners and Arizona Diamondbacks Top 50's

January 15th, 2021


Futures Focus is back with new hosts Alex Sanchez (@Alex_W_Sanchez) and David Gasper (@dgasper24). This week, we discuss two great farm systems in the Seattle Mariners and Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Futures Focus - Episode 16, 2020 MLB Draft Recap with James Weisser (Round 2!)

June 14th, 2020


Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) welcomes James Weisser (@jweisser88) back to Futures Focus for Round 2! James is our MLB Draft expert at Prospects1500 and after an outstanding draft preview on episode 15, he brings us a …

Futures Focus - Episode 15, 2020 MLB Draft with James Weisser

May 28th, 2020


Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) is joined by MLB Draft expert and @Prospects1500 Draft Contributor James Weisser (@jweisser88). As we continue to fight our way through the pandemic, Jake and James focus on the future, …

Futures Focus - Episode 14, Rays Top 50 Prospects w/Jake Wiener & Bailey Srebnik

May 4th, 2020


Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) and Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) are back with another episode of Prospects1500's Futures Focus. We still don't have any baseball as the COVID-19 pandemic and its restrictions have …

Futures Focus - Episode 13 (Top 199 Prospects, the hottest rookie card & 50-round draft recap)

April 1st, 2020


Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) and Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) are back with another episode of Prospects1500's Futures Focus. Since we're in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic and there are no baseball games or …

Futures Focus - Episode 12, with Jim Zele, talking Indians Top 50 Prospects

March 6th, 2020


Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) and Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) kick off Futures Focus Season 2 and are joined by @Prospects1500 Indians correspondent Jim Zele (@zbaseball86 & @ZelePhotography) to discuss and …

Futures Focus - Episode 11, Stoffer Cochran (Marlins) & Alex Sanchez (Padres) Top 50 Prospects

January 24th, 2020


Scott Greene (@scotty_ballgame) and Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) are joined by @Prospects1500 Marlins correspondent Stoffer Cochran (@stoffer81) to break down his 2020 Miami Marlins Top 50 prospects. Then Alex Sanchez …

Future Focus - Episode 10, with Kyle Brown (Pirates Top 50 prospects)

January 14th, 2020


Scott Greene (@scotty_ballgame) and Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) are joined by @Prospects1500 resident Pittsburgh Pirates expert, Kyle Brown (@cavghtlooking) to discuss the Buccos farm system. Kyle's top 50 Pirates …

Futures Focus - Episode 9, with Adam Tulley

January 1st, 2020


Scott Greene (@Scotty_Ballgame) and Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) welcome Adam Tulley (@AdamT_Prospects) to the podcast. Adam is Prospect1500's new …

Futures Focus - Episode 8, with Rudie Verougstraete

August 28th, 2019


Jake Berry (@berrys_baseball) welcomes Prospect1500's "Resident Reds Expert", Rudie Verougstraete (@seeing_reds) to the Futures Focus podcast. Rudie and Jake briefly touch on a couple of the top names in the Reds system …

Futures Focus - Episode 7, with Tony Bps Spina

June 29th, 2019


Scott Greene and Jake Berry welcome Prospect1500's Phillies correspondent Tony "Bps" Spina to the Futures Focus podcast. Tony, Jake & Scott spend the first part of this episode talking Phillies prospects, some …

Futures Focus - Episode 6, with Shelly Verougstraete

June 17th, 2019


Scott Greene and Jake Berry welcome Prospect1500's Nationals correspondent Shelly Verougstraete to the Futures Focus podcast. In addition to her Nats coverage on Prospects1500, Shelly is also contributing content to …

Futures Focus - Episode 5, with J.P. Schwartz (@jaypers413)

May 17th, 2019


Prospect1500's Scott Greene welcomes prospector and Bowman baseball checklist contributor J.P. Schwartz to the Futures Focus podcast. Prior to the conversation with J.P., Scott and Jake Berry talk recent prospect MLB …

Futures Focus - Episode 4, with Joe Drake and's Jonathan Mayo

May 9th, 2019


Prospects1500's Scott Greene once again talks baseball prospects with some special guests. In Episode 4, Prospects1500's Eastern League correspondent Joe Drake chats with Scott about his top 5 future fantasy league …

Futures Focus - Episode 3, with Jason Woodell

April 3rd, 2019


Prospects1500 hosts Jake Berry and Scott Greene once again get together to talk baseball prospects, this time right before Minor League Baseball's Opening Day 2019. In Episode 3 they run through some of the latest …

Futures Focus - Episode 2, with special guest Brian Young

March 27th, 2019


Prospects1500 hosts Scott Greene and Jake Berry sit down for some prospects talk right before Opening Day 2019. In Episode 2 they each touch on some prospects who will be breaking camp with their major league squads, …

Futures Focus - Episode 1, with Ben Wilson

March 18th, 2019


Hosts Scott Greene and Jake Berry introduce the new Prospects1500 podcast Futures Focus. In Episode 1 they each touch on some players featured in the site's Overall Top 185 list for 2019, Jake dives into the Texas …

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