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Who are the best prospect duos? What is the 2012 draft order? How much has Royals catcher Salvador Perez' stock risen after a surprising rookie season?

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California League Top 20 Prospects With Scouting Reports

Josh Leventhal -Premium Content

The high Class A California League had an obvious top prospect in the previous two seasons, when Buster Posey (2009) and Mike Trout (2010) ran away from the field. The battle for No. 1 honors was more competitive this year, with Visalia lefthander Tyler Skaggs, Lake Elsinore third baseman Jedd Gyorko and San Jose outfielder Gary Brown all receiving strong support. With his combination of stuff and polish, Skaggs ultimately got the nod.

Minors | #2011#League Top 20 Prospects#Rankings

Carolina League Top 20 Prospects

J.J. Cooper -

With fewer teams (eight) than any other full-season circuit, the high Class A Carolina League is rarely loaded with talent. The Nationals' decision to skip Bryce Harper past Potomac didn't help matters, but the CL still had two of the top five picks from the 2010 draft and they headlined our Top 20 Prospects list.

Minors | #2011#League Top 20 Prospects#Rankings

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Jim Callis -

Who would make an all-star team of current prospects? What are the chances for an earlier signing deadline with the draft? Now that he's returning to the Giants' fold, is Angel Villalona one of their top 10 prospects?

Minors | #2011#Ask BA