IMG Academy baseball program Academies Casey Mulholland (IMG Academy) is committed to playing for Ole Miss, and the Rebels couldn't be more excited for the two-way star's arrival. However, pending a great senior season, Mulholland may take the step directly to the majors. From RebelSports.net (full article):
Casey Mulholland knows he'll have a decision to make.
His life and baseball future will turn one way or the other, and he won't be able to look back. And he's fine with that. He's also fine with taking it one day at a time until that decision is necessary.
Mulholland, a two-way player from the IMG Academy School at IMG Academy, is one of the top pitching prospects in the state of Florida - as well as nationally -- and has signed to play college baseball at Ole Miss. However, the 2010 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft could throw a kink in that plan.
PG Crosschecker released their High School Top 100 Teams along with team capsules. Below is the write up on the 8th ranked IMG Academy School at IMG Academy.
The fifth starting spot for the Philadelphia Phillies remains open with numerous guys looking to fill it. Kyle Kendrick is among the group looking to slip in there, along with 23-year veteran and IMG client Jamie Moyer (. Kendrick is hoping that his time spent training at IMG will give him an edge up on the competition. Visit the Philadelphia Inquirer to see the full article, here's a snippet:
By Matt Gelb
Inquirer Staff Writer
CLEARWATER, Fla. - After an early March exhibition loss against Team USA last spring, Rich Dubee offered unsolicited, biting criticism of a struggling Kyle Kendrick.
"He threw his arms up like, poor me, or whatever, and that doesn't show control of your emotions," Dubee said then. A little over two weeks later, Kendrick was demoted to triple A.
This spring, Dubee is going out of his way to praise Kendrick. As reporters were about to wrap up a session with Dubee and manager Charlie Manuel, the pitching coach interjected.
Being a second-round pick by (arguably) the most storied franchise in professional sports, J.R. Murphy had some huge expectations facing him.