Future Projection — A Baseball America Podcast

Baseball America’s Ben Badler and Carlos Collazo offer scout-level insight into all levels of baseball—everything from the amateur MLB Draft, international scouting, minor league prospects to the bigs. New episodes drop every week.


Episode 20: The Wonderful Wander Franco, Players To Watch In The AFL & LHP Depth In The 2022 Draft Class
Show Details1hr 59min
Episode 19: The 2022 Draft Order, Jupiter Preview & Thoughts On The MLB Playoff Structure
Show Details1hr 21min
Episode 18: The Royals 2018 Draft Haul, Minor League Pay & Pitch Clocks + Extended Mailbag Episode
Show Details1hr 43min
Episode 17: Showcase Pros/Cons, Projecting Who Sticks At Shortstop & Whether Age vs. Level Matters
Show Details1hr 56min
Episode 16: Behind The Scenes Of The Top 100, Polarizing Prospects, The 20-80 Scale & Player Comps
Show Details2hr 10min
Episode 15: Why Analyzing The Draft Is Difficult, Early Thoughts On The 2022 Class & Farm System Rankings
Show Details2hr 13min
Episode 14: A 2021 Draft Preview & Roundtable
Show Details2hr 17min
Episode 13: A Futures Game Preview & Draft Combine Review + Helium Prospects
Show Details1hr 35min
Episode 12: A Resurgence of Stolen Bases & The Impact of Prospect Hype
Show Details1hr 44min
Episode 11: Minor League Prospects Off To Hot Starts & Comparing Top High School Righthanders
Show Details1hr 58min
Episode 10: At Long Last... Minor League Opening Day
Show Details2hr 43min
Episode 9: The Pros & Cons Of Video Scouting, What Makes A Pop-Up Player & First Round Sleeper Candidates
Show Details2hr 5min
Episode 8: Early-Season Exploits Of Ronald Acuña Jr., Byron Buxton and Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
Show Details1hr 42min
Episode 7: The Magnificence of Shohei Ohtani, Two-Way Prospects in the Pipeline & Draft Ramifications for Jaden Hill
Show Details1hr 56min
Episode 6: 102 MPH High School Pitchers, Where To Sit When Scouting & How We Would Pick 1-10 In The 2021 Draft
Show Details2hr 14min
Episode 5: Updated Draft Rankings, Short vs. Tall Hitters & Pitchers We Could Soon Be Talking About Like MacKenzie Gore
Show Details1hr 58min
Episode 4: When Scouts Disagree and Deciding Between Ronald Acuna Jr., Juan Soto & Fernando Tatis Jr.
Show Details1hr 54min
Episode 3: Bobby Witt Jr., 484 Foot Homers & The Top Shortstop Prospects In Baseball
Show Details2hr 1min
Episode 2: What An International Draft Might Look Like + 2021 Draft Risers
Show Details2hr 28min
Episode 1: Elijah Green, Jasson Dominguez & Draft Standouts From College Baseball's Opening Weekend
Show Details2hr 15min