Smoke Signals - Farm Report 2.1: Early Outlook

Spring training is well underway and with it, a new season of the Farm Report podcast begins as Jake and Corey get ready for another minor league campaign by previewing some of the top prospects to keep an eye on in 2017.

"Farm Report" is a new addition to the IBI podcast family that will be hosted by Minor League Content Coordinator Jake Dungan and Mahoning Valley Scrappers beat writer Corey Crisan as they discuss all the latest news and notes regarding the Indians' farm system.

The second season of the Farm Report podcast is here as Jake and Corey have returned for another exciting year of minor league discussion and analysis of the top players throughout the Indians' organization. Who will be the next top prospects to have an impact on the Tribe and will they be a factor in 2017? Also, which minor leaguers are the guys keeping tabs on heading into the new campaign? Find out in the season premier of the Farm Report podcast.

Topics discussed:

-  Prospects who could help the Indians in 2017:

  • Yandy Diaz
  • Ryan Merritt
  • Adam Plutko
  • Shawn Morimando
  • Josh Martin
  • Perci Garner
  • Bradley Zimmer
  • Erik Gonzalez
  • Greg Allen

-  Jake and Corey's top three prospects to keep an eye on this season.

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