Top 10 Prospects Index

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We are ranking the Top 10 Prospects in each organization in preparation for the 2016 season. The subscribers-only Top 10 Prospects includes full scouting reports on all 10 prospects, while the chat link takes readers to a chat about that club’s farm system. 

NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST
Atlanta Braves Miami Marlins New York Mets
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Hector Olivera, 3b 1. Tyler Kolek, rhp 1. Steven Matz, lhp
2. Kolby Allard, lhp 2. Josh Naylor, 1b 2. Amed Rosario, ss
3. Ozzie Albies, ss 3. Jarlin Garcia, lhp 3. Dominic Smith, 1b
4. Touki Toussaint, rhp 4. Stone Garrett, of 4. Gavin Cecchini, ss
5. Austin Riley, 3b 5. Kendry Flores, rhp 5. Brandon Nimmo, of
6. Max Fried, lhp 6. Brian Anderson, 3b 6. Marcos Molina, rhp
7. Mallex Smith, of 7. Austin Dean, of 7. Luis Carpio, ss/2b
8. Mike Soroka, rhp 8. Isaiah White, of 8. Desmond Lindsay, of
9. Braxton Davidson, of 9. Isael Soto, of 9. Matt Reynolds, ss/2b
10. Lucas Sims, rhp 10. Jordan Holloway, rhp 10. Wuilmer Becerra, of
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Philadelphia Phillies Washington Nationals
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. J.P. Crawford, ss 1. Lucas Giolito, rhp
2. Nick Williams, of 2. Trea Turner, ss
3. Jake Thompson, rhp 3. Victor Robles, of
4. Andrew Knapp, c 4. Erick Fedde, rhp
5. Jorge Alfaro, c 5. Reynaldo Lopez, rhp
6. Cornelius Randolph, of 6. Wilmer Difo, ss/2b
7. Franklyn Kilome, rhp 7. A.J. Cole, rhp
8. Roman Quinn, of 8. Andrew Stevenson, of
9. Adonis Medina, rhp 9. Austin Voth, rhp
10. Carlos Tocci, of 10. Anderson Franco, 3b
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NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL
Chicago Cubs Cincinnati Reds Milwaukee Brewers
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Gleyber Torres, ss 1. Robert Stephenson, rhp 1. Orlando Arcia, ss
2. Willson Contreras, c/3b 2. Cody Reed, lhp 2. Jorge Lopez, rhp
3. Ian Happ, of/2b 3. Amir Garrett, lhp 3. Trent Clark, of
4. Duane Underwood, rhp 4. Tyler Stephenson, c 4. Brett Phillips, of
5. Dylan Cease, rhp 5. Jesse Winker, of 5. Gilbert Lara, ss
6. Albert Almora, of 6. Alex Blandino, ss/2b 6. Kodi Medeiros, lhp
7. Billy McKinney, of 7. Nick Travieso, rhp 7. Tyrone Taylor, of
8. Oscar de la Cruz, rhp 8. Keury Mella, rhp 8. Clint Coulter, of
9. Eloy Jimenez, of 9. Sal Romano, rhp 9. Cody Ponce, rhp
10. Jeimer Candelario, 3b 10. Tyler Mahle, rhp 10. Devin Williams, rhp
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Pittsburgh Pirates St. Louis Cardinals
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Tyler Glasnow, rhp 1. Alex Reyes, rhp
2. Austin Meadows, of 2. Tim Cooney, lhp
3. Josh Bell, of/1b 3. Jack Flaherty, rhp
4. Jameson Taillon, rhp 4. Luke Weaver, rhp
5. Harold Ramirez, of 5. Marco Gonzales, lhp
6. Reese McGuire, c 6. Magneuris Sierra, of
7. Cole Tucker, ss 7. Edmundo Sosa, ss
8. Kevin Newman, ss 8. Nick Plummer, of
9. Ke’Bryan Hayes, 3b 9. Junior Fernandez, rhp
10. Elias Diaz, c 10. Carson Kelly, c
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NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST
Colorado Rockies Los Angeles Dodgers
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Jon Gray, rhp 1. Corey Seager, ss
2. David Dahl, of 2. Julio Urias, lhp
3. Brendan Rodgers, ss 3. Jose De Leon, rhp
4. Jeff Hoffman, rhp 4. Jose Peraza, 2b/ss
5. Ryan McMahon, 3b 5. Cody Bellinger, 1b/of
6. Kyle Freeland, lhp 6. Grant Holmes, rhp
7. Tom Murphy, c 7. Alex Verdugo, of
8. Trevor Story, ss/2b 8. Austin Barnes, c
9. Antonio Senzatela, rhp 9. Jharel Cotton, rhp
10. Raimel Tapia, of 10. Yadier Alvarez, rhp
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San Diego Padres Arizona Diamondbacks San Francisco Giants
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Javier Guerra, ss 1. Dansby Swanson, ss 1. Christian Arroyo, ss
2. Manuel Margot, of 2. Aaron Blair, rhp 2. Tyler Beede, rhp
3. Hunter Renfroe, of 3. Braden Shipley, rhp 3. Phil Bickford, rhp
4. Ruddy Giron, ss 4. Archie Bradley, rhp 4. Lucius Fox, ss
5. Jose Rondon, ss 5. Brandon Drury, 3b/2b 5. Chris Shaw, 1b
6. Travis Jankowski, of 6. Yoan Lopez, rhp 6. Sam Coonrod, rhp
7. Colin Rea, rhp 7. Alex Young, lhp 7. Aramis Garcia, c
8. Logan Allen, lhp 8. Socrates Brito, of 8. Clayton Blackburn, rhp
9. Austin Smith, rhp 9. Isan Diaz, ss/2b 9. Jarrett Parker, of
10. Michael Gettys, of 10.Peter O’Brien, c/of 10. Adalberto Mejia, lhp
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AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST
Baltimore Orioles Boston Red Sox New York Yankees
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Dylan Bundy, rhp 1. Yoan Moncada, 2b 1. Jorge Mateo, ss
2. Hunter Harvey, rhp 2. Rafael Devers, 3b 2. Gary Sanchez, c
3. Chance Sisco, c 3. Andrew Benintendi, of 3. Aaron Judge, of
4. Jomar Reyes, 3b 4. Anderson Espinoza, rhp 4. James Kaprielian, rhp
5. Mychal Givens, rhp 5. Michael Kopech, rhp 5. Domingo Acevedo, rhp
6. Chris Lee, lhp 6. Brian Johnson, lhp 6. Rookie Davis, rhp
7. Ryan Mountcastle, ss 7. Sam Travis, 1b 7. Tyler Wade, ss
8. Trey Mancini, 1b 8. Deven Marrero, ss 8. Rob Refsnyder, 2b
9. D.J. Stewart, of 9. Luis Alexander Basabe, of 9. Wilkerman Garcia, ss
10. Mike Wright, rhp 10. Michael Chavis, 3b 10. Dustin Fowler, of
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Tampa Bay Rays Toronto Blue Jays
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Blake Snell, lhp 1. Anthony Alford, of
2. Willy Adames, ss 2. Conner Greene, rhp
3. Brent Honeywell, rhp 3. Vladimir Guerrero Jr., of/3b
4. Jake Bauers, 1b 4. Richard Urena, ss
5. Garrett Whitley, of 5. Sean Reid-Foley, rhp
6. Mikie Mahtook, of 6. Jon Harris, rhp
7. Taylor Guerrieri, rhp 7. Rowdy Tellez, 1b
8. Jacob Faria, rhp 8. Max Pentecost, c
9. Casey Gillaspie, 1b 9. Justin Maese, rhp
10. Daniel Robertson, ss 10. D.J. Davis, of
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AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL
Chicago White Sox Cleveland Indians Detroit Tigers
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Tim Anderson, ss 1. Bradley Zimmer, of 1. Michael Fulmer, rhp
2. Carson Fulmer, rhp 2. Clint Frazier, of 2. Beau Burrows, rhp
3. Spencer Adams, rhp 3. Brady Aiken, lhp 3. Mike Gerber, of
4. Trey Michalczewski, 3b 4. Justus Sheffield, lhp 4. Christin Stewart, of
5. Jacob May, of 5. Bobby Bradley, 1b 5. JaCoby Jones, ss
6. Tyler Danish, rhp 6. Tyler Naquin, of 6. Kevin Ziomek, lhp
7. Adam Engel, of 7. Mike Clevinger, rhp 7. Joe Jimenez, rhp
8. Jordan Guerrero, lhp 8. Triston McKenzie, rhp 8. Dixon Machado, ss
9. Courtney Hawkins, of 9. Rob Kaminsky, lhp 9. Spencer Turnbull, rhp
10. Corey Zangari, 1b 10. Francisco Mejia, c 10. Derek Hill, of
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Kansas City Royals Minnesota Twins
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Raul A. Mondesi, ss 1. Byron Buxton, of
2. Kyle Zimmer, rhp 2. Jose Berrios, rhp
3. Bubba Starling, of 3. Max Kepler, of/1b
4. Miguel Almonte, rhp 4. Nick Gordon, ss
5. Nolan Watson, rhp 5. Tyler Jay, lhp
6. Ashe Russell, rhp 6. Jorge Polanco, ss/2b
7. Marten Gasparini, ss 7. Byung Ho Park, 1b
8. Matt Strahm, lhp 8. Kohl Stewart, rhp
9. Scott Blewett, rhp 9. Stephen Gonsalves, lhp
10. Cheslor Cuthbert, 3b/1b 10. Nick Burdi, rhp
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AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST
Houston Astros Los Angeles Angels Oakland Athletics
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. A.J. Reed, 1b 1. Taylor Ward, c 1. Franklin Barreto, ss
2. Francis Martes, rhp 2. Jahmai Jones, of 2. Sean Manaea, lhp
3. Alex Bregman, ss 3. Nate Smith, lhp 3. Matt Chapman, 3b
4. Kyle Tucker, of 4. Victor Alcantara, rhp 4. Renato Nunez, 3b/1b
5. Daz Cameron, of 5. Jake Jewell, rhp 5. Richie Martin, ss
6. Joe Musgrove, rhp 6. Grayson Long, rhp 6. Matt Olson, 1b/of
7. David Paulino, rhp 7. Joe Gatto, rhp 7. Chad Pinder, ss/2b
8. Colin Moran, 3b 8. Kaleb Cowart, 3b 8. Dillon Overton, lhp
9. Derek Fisher, of 9. Jaime Barria, rhp 9. Casey Meisner, rhp
10. Michael Feliz, rhp 10. Chad Hinshaw, of 10. Yairo Munoz, ss
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Seattle Mariners Texas Rangers
Top 10 Prospects ($) Top 10 Prospects ($)
1. Alex Jackson, of 1. Joey Gallo, 3b/of
2. Edwin Diaz, rhp 2. Lewis Brinson, of
3. Drew Jackson, ss 3. Nomar Mazara, of
4. Tyler O’Neill, of 4. Luis Ortiz, rhp
5. Nick Neidert, rhp 5. Dillon Tate, rhp
6. Luiz Gohara, lhp 6. Eric Jenkins, of
7. Braden Bishop, of 7. Josh Morgan, ss/3b
8. Andrew Moore, rhp 8. Andy Ibanez, 2b
9. Boog Powell, of 9. Leodys Taveras, of
10. D.J. Peterson, 1b/3b 10. Michael Matuella, rhp
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