THE EYES HAVE IT PODCAST: Ep. 7; Substances and scouting, Jack Leiter, Kumar Rocker, Ty Madden and Jared Shuster

Episode 7

Brent and Chris talk about whether the grip aid crackdown affects how they evaluate pitchers, what to make of Wander Franco's debut, video evaluations of draft eligible pitchers Jack Leiter, Kumar Rocker & Ty Madden, and a live look feature on Braves prospect Jared Shuster.

Runs 59:59

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0:17: Intro
2:28: News/Notes: The sticky stuff and the minor leagues
7:01: News/Notes: Should we be worried about Wander Franco's slow start?
11:26: The job of an associate amateur scout
15:07: 2021 MLB Draft profile: Jack Leiter (RHP, Vanderbilt)
23:46: 2021 MLB Draft profile: Kumar Rocker (RHP, Vanderbilt)
33:45: 2021 MLB Draft profile: Ty Madden (RHP, Texas)
45:19: Live Look: Jared Shuster (LHP, ATL)
55:17: The Week Ahead
58:54 Contacts and Closing

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