Category Archives: 2018

Milwaukee Brewers – 2018 UTR Organizational All-Stars

Top Lineup   C – David Fry – Even though I predicted it, the Milwaukee Brewers surprised many by signing free agent catcher Yasmani Grandal to a 1 year-$18.25M contract this past January. They probably surprised even more by winning … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Reds – 2018 UTR Organizational All-Stars

Top Lineup – Levels    C– Hendrik Clementina – I’ll begin with the admission that I firmly believe that 2015 – 1st round draft choice Tyler Stephenson is the heir apparent to the full-time catching job in Cincinnati. He spent … Continue reading

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Chicago Cubs – 2018 UTR Organizational All-Stars

Top Lineup   C – Miguel Amaya – It’s been a long standing code if you will that when choosing our UTR OAS kids, Jim and I lightly omit age as a factor. I say “lightly” because it’s not entirely … Continue reading

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Washington Nationals – 2018 UTR Organizational All-Stars

C – Israel Pineda – Going into 2019, the Nationals boast one of the better veteran catching tandems in the National League. Yan Gomes came to the Nats in a December 2018 trade and Kurt Suzuki has hit .256 and … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Phillies – 2018 UTR Organizational All-Stars

  C – Logan O’Hoppe – For what seemed like a forever ordeal, the Miami Marlins finally pulled the trigger on a trade that sent All-Star catcher J.T. Realmuto to another organization. The Phillies won the Realmuto sweepstakes and now … Continue reading

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New York Mets – 2018 UTR Organizational All-Stars

C – Endy Rodriguez – There’s a lot meat to chew on when you scan over the Mets catching situation. With the team on the verge of contending in the suddenly intriguing National League East, new Mets GM Brodie Van … Continue reading

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Miami Marlins – 2018 UTR Organizational All-Stars

C – J.D. Osborne – Now that the J.T. Realmuto saga is over and the Marlins find themselves with a new catcher in town in 25-year-old former Phillie Jorge Alfaro, the organization has time to allow top catching prospect Will … Continue reading

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