The Summer Scouting Trail: Northwoods League’s Rockford RivetsProspects
After several weeks on the Scouting Trail evaluating prospects from the Grand Park Summer League and the Kernels Collegiate League, my travels shifted north to the mammoth 22-team Northwoods League. This summer it has been reorganized into pods, playing games in regional groups to support a safe return to baseball this summer.
Starting play on July 1, the groups include the Michigan pod with six teams; Battle Creek Bombers, Great Lakes Resorters, Kalamazoo Growlers, Kalamazoo Mac Daddies, Northern Michigan Dune Bears, Traverse City Pit Spitters. Five teams in the Minnesota/Iowa pod; Mankato Moondogs, Rochester Honkers, St Cloud Rox, Waterloo Bucks, Willmar Stingers. Two teams in[…]