Josh Brickman's Hot Sheet returns after a week off. What would a Hot Sheet be without Matt Wieters? See where he ranks among Baysox teammates and other farmhands in the Orioles system. A rehabbing Cory Doyne makes an appearance on one of these lists, but look inside to which one!
Outfielder and 2000 first-round pick Luis Montanez was one of three former Cubs prospects to sign with the Baltimore Orioles earlier this week (the others were Brandon Sing and Jon Leicester). While the players' reasons for signing with the Orioles vary, it is hard to ignore the John Stockstill factor in all this.
November 7, 2006
Outfielder and former first-round draft pick Luis Montanez and INF/OF Brandon Sing are the latest to opt for minor league free agency.
October 20, 2006
Just two years ago, former Cubs first-round pick Luis Montanez was struggling to find a spot on a Class-A roster. He never imagined that he'd advance to Triple-A by 2006, let alone in the Cubs' farm system.
(Montgomery, AL) May 15th- West Tenn Diamond Jaxx OF Luis Montanez was named the BC Powder Southern League Hitter of the Week today.
RHP Todd Blackford was impressive in his first start of the season as Peoria won a 3-0 shutout in minor league play on Friday night.
Has former first round draft pick Luis Montanez finally turned the corner in his professional career? A Q&A with the third overall pick from 2000.
August 28, 2005