Summary: Discussing the prospects and happenings relating to White Sox player development and baseball operations.
Clinton Cole talked to White Sox play-by-play announcer Jason Benetti about both the current state of the Chicago White Sox and what's happening down on the farm. He also chatted with Tate Blackman, Tyler Johnson, and Blake Battenfield of the Kannapolis Intimidators.
In episode 4 of the Future Sox podcast, Brian Bilek spoke with White Sox beat reporter Scott Merkin and Clinton Cole had a quick chat with Charlotte Knights OF Charlie Tilson.
Clint spoke to Charlotte Knights P Tyler Danish and NBC Sports Chicago Anchor/Host of White Sox Pre and Post, Chuck Garfien.
Clint is joined by Nick Shepkowski (670 the Score) to talk about the White Sox rebuild and the White Sox Top 30 list.
Brian and Clint kick off the 2018 season with a special guest from MLB Pipeline, Jim Callis
Brian Bilek speaks with White Sox General Manager Rick Hahn about his recents trades and the performance of the team's prospects and organization as a whole (0:00-29:00). The Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief and White Sox fan Ben Shapiro called in to talk about the current White Sox, his book and and his experience in 2005 watching the White Sox win the World Series.
Three White Sox scouts join Brian Bilek to recap the 2017 draft. Scouting Director Nick Hostetler goes deep into his second draft. Area scout Clay Overcash comes on to talk Jake Burger and others (35:55). Area scout Abe Fernandez talks about his experience scouting and recommending second round pick Gavin Sheets (44:50).
MLB.com's Jim Callis joins Brian Bilek to talk Jeren Kendall, the first round of the MLB Draft, Luis Robert & more.
White Sox Assistant General Manager Jeremy Haber joins Brian Bilek to talk about the early performances of the 2017 season, Yoan Moncada and speaks on working in the front office (0:00-14:40). FutureSox Editor-in-Chief Matt Cassidy joins Brian Bilek to go over what he saw in his scouting trip to watch the affiliates in North Carolina (15:00-38:00).
Rob and Brian start the show with a game of over/under featuring White Sox prospects, they answer Twitter questions and White Sox Scouting Director Nick Hostetler calls in to talk about the MLB draft (34:45).
Brian Bilek and Rob Young talk about the affiliates rosters and the prospects on each and every team. They also touch on a particular international prospect in the White Sox crosshairs.
(0:00-12:06) Rob Young welcomes Brian Bilek to talk about his time at SoxFest, the White Sox youth movement and an overlooked White Sox prospect. (12:20-1:15:30) Rob welcomes FutureSox.com Editor in Chief Matt Cassidy and longtime FutureSox stalwart and current Chicago Fire beat reporter Dan Santaromita to the show to cover the site's annual Top 30 prospect rankings.
Co-hosts Rob Young and Brian Bilek talk about the prospects the White Sox received in return for Chris Sale and Adam Eaton, the White Sox player development process and Rob Young interviews MLB Daily Dish's Chris Cotillo.