Author > Bernie Pleskoff

Bernie Pleskoff is a former professional scout for the Houston Astros and Seattle Mariners. Bernie's work has been featured on MLB Pipeline, MLB.com and FanRag Sports, among others. You can follow Bernie Pleskoff on Twitter @BerniePleskoff

Posts by Bernie Pleskoff

TEARING IT DOWN AND STARTING OVER

By BERNIE PLESKOFF The tension between the players and major-league baseball management is getting thicker and thicker and worse and worse as every day comes...More

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VIVA CUBA AND RANDOM THOUGHTS

By BERNIE PLESKOFF I have just returned from my second educational trip to Cuba guided by Viva Cuba Tours. I went for the first time...More

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THE MELDING AND BLENDING OF MONEY AND METRICS

BY BERNIE PLESKOFF As you read this, I am in Cuba hosting a group of baseball fans and people who are curious about baseball in...More

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GRAPEFRUIT, ORANGES, LIMES AND A FEW LEMONS

BY BERNIE PLESKOFF Last week I discussed Spring Training in Arizona. I pointed out some of the many differences between Spring Training in Arizona and...More

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SUNSHINE, BATS, BALLS, BEER, BRATS AND BEAUTIFUL WEATHER

By Bernie Pleskoff We are about six weeks away from pitchers and catchers reporting for Spring Training in Arizona and Florida. For many like me,...More

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MEMORIES OF WINTER, GRAPEFRUIT AND CACTUS

Welcome back inside BERNIE’S BASEBALL WORLD. Today I get a bit nostalgic as we enter a new calendar year. Bear with me, please. Many of...More

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WHAT’S UP WITH WHAT WENT DOWN

The Winter Meetings have come and gone, the offseason is half over and we’re little more than a slim month and a half from the...More

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TOP 32 MLB PROSPECTS FOR 2018

Ranking baseball prospects is always risky business. It takes me a considerable amount of time to determine the slot for each player. In general, baseball...More

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Prospects On The Cusp: National League

Last week, I began a three-part series regarding prospects I feel are on the cusp of graduation to the major-league roster at some point in...More

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PROSPECTS ON THE CUSP: AMERICAN LEAGUE

Today I begin a three-part series on high profile prospects. The first article includes American League prospects that have a chance to graduate to the...More

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