2015 Original Top 10 Prospects Index

We are ranking the Top 10 Prospects in each organization in preparation for the 2015 season. Here is a listing of the Top 10s we have already unveiled as well as a schedule of those to come. The subscribers-only Top 10 Prospects includes full scouting reports on all 10 prospects, while the chat link takes readers to a subscribers-only chat about that club’s farm system.

*Schedule subject to change

AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST
Baltimore Orioles Boston Red Sox New York Yankees
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Dylan Bundy, rhp 1. Blake Swihart, c 1. Luis Severino, rhp
2. Hunter Harvey, rhp 2. Henry Owens, lhp 2. Aaron Judge, of
3. Christian Walker, 1b 3. Rusney Castillo, of 3. Jorge Mateo, ss
4. Chance Sisco, c 4. Eduardo Rodriguez, lhp 4. Greg Bird, 1b
5. Dariel Alvarez, of 5. Brian Johnson, lhp 5. Gary Sanchez, c
6. Zach Davies, rhp 6. Rafael Devers, 3b 6. Ian Clarkin, lhp
7. Tim Berry, lhp 7. Manuel Margot, of 7. Rob Refsnyder, 2b/of
8. Mike Wright, rhp 8. Matt Barnes, rhp 8. Jacob Lindgren, lhp
9. Mike Yastrzemski, of 9. Deven Marrero, ss 9. Luis Torrens, c
10. Jomar Reyes, 3b 10. Garin Cecchini, 3b/of 10. Miguel Andujar, 3b
Steve Melewski chat ($) Alex Speier chat ($) Josh Norris chat ($)
Tampa Bay Rays
Toronto Blue Jays
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Willy Adames, ss 1. Daniel Norris, lhp
2. Alex Colome, rhp 2. Aaron Sanchez, rhp
3. Justin O’Conner, c 3. Jeff Hoffman, rhp
4. Adrian Rondon, ss 4. Dalton Pompey, of
5. Nathan Karns, rhp 5. Franklin Barreto, ss
6. Mikie Mahtook, cf 6. Max Pentecost, c
7. Ryan Brett, 2b 7. Roberto Osuna, rhp
8. Brent Honeywell, rhp 8. Richard Urena, ss
9. Blake Snell, lhp 9. Miguel Castro, rhp
10. Casey Gillaspie, 1b 10. Sean Reid-Foley, rhp
Bill Ballew chat ($) Clint Longenecker chat ($)
AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL
Chicago White Sox
Cleveland Indians
Detroit Tigers
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Carlos Rodon, lhp 1. Francisco Lindor, ss 1. Devon Travis, 2b
2. Tim Anderson, ss 2. Bradley Zimmer, of 2. Steven Moya, of
3. Spencer Adams, rhp 3. Clint Frazier, of 3. Buck Farmer, rhp
4. Micah Johnson, 2b 4. Justus Sheffield, lhp 4. Derek Hill, of
5. Francellis Montas, rhp 5. Mike Papi, of/1b 5. Domingo Leyba, ss/2b
6. Micker Adolfo, of 6. Tyler Naquin, of 6. Kevin Ziomek, lhp
7. Tyler Danish, rhp 7. Francisco Mejia, c 7. Robbie Ray, lhp
8. Trey Michalczewski, 3b 8. Erik Gonzalez, ss 8. Hernan Perez, ss/2b
9. Courtney Hawkins, of 9. Bobby Bradley, 1b 9. James McCann, c
10. Rangel Ravelo, 1b 10. Cody Anderson, rhp 10. Tyler Collins, of
John Manuel chat ($) Jim Shonerd chat ($) Ben Badler chat ($)
Kansas City Royals
Minnesota Twins
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Raul A. Mondesi, ss 1. Byron Buxton, of
2. Brandon Finnegan, lhp 2. Miguel Sano, 3b
3. Sean Manaea, lhp 3. Jose Berrios, rhp
4. Kyle Zimmer, rhp 4. Kohl Stewart, rhp
5. Hunter Dozier, 3b 5. Alex Meyer, rhp
6. Miguel Almonte, rhp 6. Nick Gordon, ss
7. Foster Griffin, lhp 7. Nick Burdi, rhp
8. Scott Blewett, rhp 8. Jorge Polanco, ss/2b
9. Jorge Bonifacio, of 9. Trevor May, rhp
10. Christian Colon, ss/2b 10. Eddie Rosario, of/2b
J.J. Cooper Chat ($) Mike Berardino chat ($)
AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST
Houston Astros
Los Angeles Angels
Oakland Athletics
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Carlos Correa, ss 1. Sean Newcomb, lhp 1. Daniel Robertson, ss
2. Mark Appel, rhp 2. Ricardo Sanchez, lhp 2. Franklin Barreto, ss
3. Mike Foltynewicz, rhp 3. Cam Bedrosian, rhp 3. Matt Olson, 1b
4. Vince Velasquez, rhp 4. Chris Ellis, rhp 4. Matt Chapman, 3b
5. Michael Feliz, rhp 5. Joe Gatto, rhp 5. Renato Nunez, 3b
6. Brett Phillips, of 6. Victor Alcantara, rhp 6. Kendall Graveman, rhp
7. Colin Moran, 3b 7. Jairo Diaz, rhp 7. Sean Nolin, lhp
8. Rio Ruiz, 3b 8. Alex Yarbrough, 2b 8. Dillon Overton, lhp
9. Teoscar Hernandez, of 9. Nick Tropeano, rhp 9. Raul Alcantara, rhp
10. Josh Hader, lhp 10. Kyle McGowin, rhp 10. Chad Pinder, 2b/ss
Vince Lara Chat ($) Bill Mitchell Chat ($) Jim Shonerd Chat ($)
Seattle Mariners
Texas Rangers
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Alex Jackson, of 1. Joey Gallo, 3b
2. D.J. Peterson, 3b 2. Jake Thompson, rhp
3. Ketel Marte, ss/2b 3. Jorge Alfaro, c
4. Patrick Kivlehan, 3b/1b 4. Nomar Mazara, of
5. Austin Wilson, of 5. Nick Williams, of
6. Edwin Diaz, rhp 6. Alex Gonzalez, rhp
7. Gabby Guerrero, of 7. Luis Sardinas, ss/2b
8. Luiz Gohara, rhp 8. Ryan Rua, of/3b
9. Ryan Yarbrough, lhp 9. Luis Ortiz, rhp
10. Carson Smith, rhp 10. Josh Morgan, ss/2b
J.J. Cooper Chat ($) Ben Badler Chat ($)
NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST
Atlanta Braves
Miami Marlins
New York Mets
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Jose Peraza, 2b 1. Tyler Kolek, rhp 1. Noah Syndergaard, rhp
2. Lucas Sims, rhp 2. J.T. Realmuto, c 2. Steve Matz, lhp
3. Christian Bethancourt, c 3. Justin Nicolino, lhp 3. Brandon Nimmo, of
4. Jason Hursh, rhp 4. Jose Urena, rhp 4. Dilson Herrera, 2b/ss
5. Ozhaino Albies, ss 5. Avery Romero, 2b 5. Kevin Plawecki, c
6. Braxton Davidson, of 6. Domingo German, rhp 6. Amed Rosario, ss
7. Tyrell Jenkins, rhp 7. Isael Soto, of 7. Michael Conforto, of
8. Johan Camargo, ss 8. Trevor Williams, rhp 8. Rafael Montero, rhp
9. Garrett Fulenchek, rhp 9. Brian Anderson, 3b/2b 9. Marcos Molina, rhp
10. Kyle Kubitza, 3b 10. Jarlin Garcia, lhp 10. Gavin Cecchini, ss
Bill Ballew Chat ($) Juan C. Rodriguez chat ($) Matt Eddy Chat ($)
Philadelphia Phillies
Washington Nationals
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. J.P. Crawford, ss 1. Lucas Giolito, rhp
2. Aaron Nola, rhp 2. Michael Taylor, of
3. Maikel Franco, 3b/1b 3. Reynaldo Lopez, rhp
4. Roman Quinn, of/ss 4. Erick Fedde, rhp
5. Carlos Tocci, of 5. Steven Souza, of
6. Aaron Brown, of 6. A.J. Cole, rhp
7. Matt Imhof, lhp 7. Wilmer Difo, ss/2b
8. Jesmuel Valentin, 2b 8. Drew Ward, 3b
9. Yoel Mecias, lhp 9. Brian Goodwin, of
10. Franklyn Kilome, rhp 10. Nick Pivetta, rhp
Josh Norris Chat ($) Aaron Fitt Chat ($)
NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL
Chicago Cubs
Cincinnati Reds
Milwaukee Brewers
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Kris Bryant, 3b 1. Robert Stephenson, rhp 1. Tyrone Taylor, of
2. Addison Russell, ss 2. Raisel Iglesias, rhp 2. Orlando Arcia, ss/2b
3. Jorge Soler, of 3. Jesse Winker, of 3. Clint Coulter, c/of
4. Kyle Schwarber, c/of 4. Michael Lorenzen, rhp 4. Monte Harrison, of
5. C.J. Edwards, rhp 5. Nick Howard, rhp 5. Gilbert Lara, ss
6. Billy McKinney, of 6. Anthony DeSclafani, rhp 6. Wei-Chung Wang, lhp
7. Albert Almora, of 7. Amir Garrett, lhp 7. Taylor Williams, rhp
8. Gleyber Torres, ss 8. Nick Travieso, rhp 8. Devin Williams, rhp
9. Pierce Johnson, rhp 9. Aristides Aquino, of 9. Tyler Wagner, rhp
10. Duane Underwood, rhp 10. Yorman Rodriguez, of 10. Taylor Jungmann, rhp
John Manuel Chat ($) J.J. Cooper Chat ($) Tom Haudricourt Chat ($)
Pittsburgh Pirates
St. Louis Cardinals
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Tyler Glasnow, rhp 1. Marco Gonzales, lhp
2. Jameson Taillon, rhp 2. Alex Reyes, rhp
3. Austin Meadows, of 3. Stephen Piscotty, of
4. Josh Bell, of/1b 4. Randal Grichuk, of
5. Reese McGuire, c 5. Rob Kaminsky, lhp
6. Nick Kingham, rhp 6. Jack Flaherty, rhp
7. Alen Hanson, ss/2b 7. Tim Cooney, lhp
8. Cole Tucker, ss 8. Sam Tuivailala, rhp
9. Mitch Keller, rhp 9. Charlie Tilson, of
10. Harold Ramirez, of 10. Magneuris Sierra, of
John Perrotto chat ($) Derrick Goold chat ($)
NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST
Colorado Rockies
Los Angeles Dodgers
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. David Dahl, of 1. Corey Seager, ss
2. Jon Gray, rhp 2. Joc Pederson, of
3. Kyle Freeland, lhp 3. Julio Urias, lhp
4. Eddie Butler, rhp 4. Grant Holmes, rhp
5. Ryan McMahon, 3b 5. Alex Verdugo, of
6. Tom Murphy, c 6. Jose De Leon, rhp
7. Forrest Wall, 2b 7. Chris Anderson, rhp
8. Antonio Senzatela, rhp 8. Scott Schebler, of
9. Rosell Herrera, ss/2b 9. Chris Reed, lhp
10. Raimel Tapia, of 10. Julian Leon, c
Jack Etkin chat ($) Ben Badler chat ($)
San Diego Padres
Arizona Diamondbacks
San Francisco Giants
Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects Top 10 Prospects
1. Matt Wisler, rhp 1. Archie Bradley, rhp 1. Andrew Susac, c
2. Trea Turner, ss 2. Braden Shipley, rhp 2. Tyler Beede, rhp
3. Hunter Renfroe, of 3. Aaron Blair, rhp 3. Kyle Crick, rhp
4. Austin Hedges, c 4. Yasmany Tomas, of/3b 4. Keury Mella, rhp
5. Cory Spangenberg, 2b/of 5. Touki Toussaint, rhp 5. Clayton Blackburn, rhp
6. Rymer Liriano, of 6. Jake Lamb, 3b 6. Adalberto Mejia, lhp
7. Fernando Perez, 2b/3b 7. Brandon Drury, 3b/2b 7. Ty Blach, lhp
8. Michael Gettys, of 8. Pete O’Brien, c/1b 8. Hunter Strickland, rhp
9. Jose Rondon, ss 9. Domingo Leyba, 2b/ss 9. Matt Duffy, ss
10. Casey Kelly, rhp 10. Nick Ahmed, ss 10. Christian Arroyo, 2b/ss
Matt Eddy chat ($) Bill Mitchell chat ($) J.J. Cooper chat ($)

 

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