Around the Farm: January 26, 2015

Around the Farm: January 26, 2015

A few players continue to see some action in winter ball.

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Storylines: Reds extend Mesoraco

Today's piece focuses on the Reds extending their catcher to a new deal, why the Brewers didn't acquire Jonathan Papelbon, who the Brewers now could be targeting, and more.

Recruiting: Scout's Top 25 Classes for 2015

Recruiting: Scout's Top 25 Classes for 2015

Here is where the nation's top 25 classes stand as Signing Day approaches.

Carlos Moncrief (Photo: Brittany Chay/IBI)

The WAR Room: Performance-based ranks #40-#31

The WAR Room is back again, bringing you the 2014 advanced stats for every Cleveland minor leaguer. With the minor league seasons at an end and the seasons in review finished, The WAR Room moves to ranking the top-100 prospects in 2014 based on performance. Join Jim Piascik as he breaks down a trio of catching prospects, a trio of near-major league ready prospects, and much more.

Destin Hood (Photo: Scott Rovak/USA Today Sports)

2015 IBI Preview Capsules: OF Destin Hood

Welcome to the 2015 IBI preview capsules! In order to prepare for the upcoming season, IBI will have a preview capsule running for every player on the 40-man roster and selected non-roster invites. To mix things up, we will be running these roughly in alphabetical order. Next up is outfielder Destin Hood.

Indians begin 20th Winter Development Program

Indians begin 20th Winter Development Program

Annual January program introduces several prospects to Major League staff, facility, training and more.

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