Baseball America Prospect Report

April 7, 2006
Compiled by Baseball America


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--------------------  Batters ------------------- 

ORG LVL PLAYERS                        AB  R  H  BI   AVG
ARI AAA Drew, Stephen ss  ...........   5  1  2   1  .400 - HR in first AB of season
ARI AAA Quentin, Carlos rf  .........   4  1  2   0  .500
ARI AA  Montero, Miguel c  ..........   4  1  2   2  .500 - 2B, HR
ARI AA  D'Antona, Jamie 3b  .........   4  3  2   2  .500 - HR
ARI AA  Zeringue, Jon rf  ...........   4  0  3   1  .750
ARI AA  Gonzales, Alberto ss  .......   5  1  2   2  .400 - HR

ATL AAA Jurries, James 1b  ..........   3  1  1   1  .333 - HR
ATL AA  Saltalamacchia, Jarrod c  ...   4  0  0   0  .000 - 2 K; 2 SB, 1 CS against him
ATL AA  Escobar, Yunel ss  ..........   3  0  2   2  .667 - 2B
ATL LoA Davis, Quentin rf  ..........   3  1  3   1  1.000

BAL AAA Fahey, Brendan ss  ..........   4  0  2   0  .500 - SB
BAL AA  Fiorentino, Jeff lf  ........   3  1  1   2  .333 - HR (1); HR vs. Mathieson

CHC AAA Sing, Brandon 1b  ...........   3  0  2   0  .667 - CS
CHC AA  Patterson, Eric 2b  .........   4  1  3   2  .750 -3B
CHC AA  Moore, Scott 3b  ............   5  1  2   1  .400 - 2B
CHC AA  Montanez, Luis lf  ..........   3  1  1   0  .333

CIN LoA Bruce, Jay cf  ..............   5  0  2   0  .400
CIN LoA Griffin, Michael 2b  ........   5  2  3   3  .600 - 2B, 2 3B

CLE AAA Cooper, Jason lf  ...........   5  0  2   3  .400 - 2B, 3B
CLE AAA Garko, Ryan 1b  .............   4  1  2   0  .500 - 

COL AA  Tulowitzki, Troy ss  ........   7  1  2   0  .286 - 2 2B
COL AA  Stewart, Ian 3b  ............   6  0  2   0  .333 - 2B, 3B
COL AA  Ianetta, Chris c  ...........   5  1  3   0  .600
COL LoA Fowler, Dexter cf  ..........   4  2  2   2  .500 - 2 HR

CWS AAA Fields, Josh 3b  ............   4  0  2   0  .500 - AAA debut
CWS AA  Valido, Robert ss  ..........   4  0  2   0  .500 - 2B
CWS AA  Collaro, Thomas rf  .........   4  1  1   1  .250 - HR

DET AA  Giarratano, Tony ss  ........   4  0  0   0  .000 - 3 K
DET LoA Hollimon, Michael ss  .......   4  1  2   1  .500
DET LoA Maybin, Cameron cf  .........   4  1  2   0  .500 - 3B in first at-bat

FLA LoA Harvey, Kris rf  ............   5  1  4   1  .800
FLA LoA Jenkins, Andy c  ............   5  3  3   4  .600 - HR, 2 2B; this Beaver went bonkers
FLA LoA Sanchez, Gaby 1b  ...........   5  1  2   3  .400 - GW HR

HOU AA  House, J.R. c-1b  ...........   4  1  1   1  .250 - HR; first pro game since 2004

KC  AA  Butler, Billy lf  ...........   8  2  4   0  .500 - 2B
KC  AA  Gordon, Alex 3b  ............   7  2  2   3  .286 - 2B, HR, 3 K; pro debut
KC  AA  Maier, Mitch rf  ............   7  1  1   1  .143 - HR, 5 K

LAA AAA Aybar, Erick ss  ............   5  0  3   3  .600 - 3B, CS, 3 E
LAA AAA Kendrick, Howie 2b  .........   5  0  2   1  .400 - 2B, SB
LAA AAA Napoli, Mike c  .............   5  2  4   0  .800 - 2B
LAA AA  Wood, Brandon ss  ...........   4  1  2   1  .500 - 2B, HR; smooth transition to AA

LAD AA  LaRoche, Andy 3b  ...........   4  0  1   0  .250 - back in AA
LAD AA  Ruggiano, Justin lf  ........   3  1  1   0  .333 - BB

MIL HiA Fermaint, Charlie cf  .......   5  2  3   1  .600 - 3 SB; led off promising lineup
MIL HiA Escobar, Alcides ss  ........   4  0  0   0  .000 
MIL HiA Braun, Ryan 3b  .............   4  2  3   0  .750 - E
MIL HiA Katin, Brendan dh  ..........   4  2  3   0  .750 - HR, 3B in debut
MIL HiA Iribarren, Hernan 2b  .......   5  0  3   1  .600 
MIL LoA Cain, Lorenzo rf  ...........   2  2  2   1 1.000 - 2 2B

MIN AAA Bartlett, Jason ss  .........   4  2  2   0  .500 - 2B, 3B
MIN AA  Span, Denard cf  ............   4  1  2   1  .500 - HR; leadoff HR in 1st AB
MIN LoA Sanchez, Henry 1b  ..........   3  1  1   1  .333 - HR
MIN LoA Thompson, Drew 2b  ..........   4  2  2   1  .500 - 2 3B; Robby's son, Eat your heart out Jose Reyes

NYM AAA Keppinger, Jeff 2b  .........   3  0  1   0  .333 - 2B
NYM AA  Gomez, Carlos cf  ...........   3  1  1   1  .333 - SB
NYM AA  Harper, Brett 1b  ...........   4  0  3   1  .750
NYM LoA Evans, Nick 1b  .............   5  1  3   3  .600 - HR, Jim Callis' all-31st team
NYM LoA Martinez, Fernando cf  ......   5  1  1   0  .200 - pro debut in full season ball at 17

NYY AAA Duncan, Eric 1b  ............   5  1  2   0  .400 - 3B
NYY AAA Reese, Kevin lf  ............   2  1  2   3 1.000 - 3B, 2 SF
NYY AAA Thompson, Kevin rf  .........   5  3  4   1  .800 - 3B
NYY AA  Howard, Kevin 3b  ...........   4  1  3   2  .750 - HR (1)

OAK AA  Suzuki, Kurt c  .............   4  0  2   1  .500

PHI AA  Bourn, Michael cf  ..........   5  1  2   0  .400
PHI AA  Jaramillo, Jason c  .........   4  0  2   0  .500 - skips high Class A

PIT AA  Boeve, Adam rf  .............   4  1  2   2  .500 - groovy

SD  AAA Guzman, Freddy cf  ..........   4  1  2   0  .500
SD  AA  Kottaras, George c  .........   4  1  2   1  .500 - 2B
SD  LoA Blanks, Kyle 1b  ............   4  2  2   3  .500 - 2 HR

SEA AAA Choo, Shin-Soo lf  ..........   3  1  1   2  .333 - HR, CS
SEA AA  Clement, Jeff c  ............   4  0  2   1  .500 - 2B

SF  AAA Lewis, Fred lf  .............   3  1  1   2  .333 - HR
SF  AA  Martinez-Esteve lf  .........   4  0  1   2  .250
SF  AA  Schierholtz, Nate rf  .......   5  2  2   2  .400 - HR, 2B
SF  AA  Ishikawa, Travis 1b  ........   4  0  2   0  .500
SF  HiA Horwitz, Brian rf  ..........   5  1  4   2  .800

STL AAA Duncan, Chris lf  ...........   6  0  3   0  .500
STL AA  Stavinoha, Nick rf  .........   3  0  2   1  .667
STL HiA Ferris, Mike 1b  ............   5  2  2   3  .400 - 2 HR

TB  AAA Dukes, Elijah lf  ...........   4  1  2   0  .500 - SB
TB  AAA Young, Delmon rf  ...........   5  0  2   1  .400
TB  AA  Pridie, Jason cf  ...........   3  2  1   0  .333 - welcome back to TB, Jason
TB  AA  Bankston, Wes 3b  ...........   5  2  2   3  .400 - 2B, HR; note position
TB  HiA Nowak, Chris 1b  ............   3  1  3   1 1.000

TEX AAA Meyer, Drew 2b  .............   7  1  4   2  .571 - 2B, 3B, CS
TEX AA  Blalock, Jake lf  ...........   3  2  2   1  .667 - HR, first game with TEX org

TOR AAA Cosby, Rob dh  ..............   4  1  2   0  .500 - 2B
TOR AAA Roberts, Ryan 2b  ...........   5  0  2   1  .400 - 2B
TOR AAA Santos, Sergio ss  ..........   4  1  2   1  .500
TOR AA  Thigpen, Curtis c  ..........   4  2  1   2  .250 - 2B
TOR AA  Lind, Adam dh  ..............   3  0  1   1  .333 - 2B, CS
TOR LoA Pettway, Brian lf  ..........   4  2  2   1  .500 - 2B, 3B

WAS AA  Desmond, Ian ss  ............   4  0  1   0  .250 - 2 K
WAS AA  Casto, Kory 3b  .............   4  0  1   1  .250 - 2B
WAS LoA Davis, Leonard 3b  ..........   4  0  3   1  .750 - HR

--------------------  Pitchers ------------------ 

ORG LVL PITCHERS                       IP  H  R  ER  BB  SO    ERA
ARI HiA Chico, Matt  ..............   5.0  0  0   0   3   7   0.00

ATL AAA Lerew, Anthony  ...........   4.0  6  3   3   1   4   6.75

BAL AA  Johnson, J.J.  ............   5.0  6  1   0   1   6   0.00 - W
BAL AA  Britton, Chris  ...........   1.0  1  0   0   1   3   0.00

BOS AAA Delcarmen, Manny  .........   2.0  0  0   0   1   3   0.00 - part of 2-hitter by Paw Sox
BOS AA  Pauley, David  ............   3.1  6  3   2   1   4   5.40 - L
BOS HiA Mendoza, Luis  ............   5.0  4  1   1   0   5   1.80

CHC AAA Ryu, Jae-Kuk  .............   5.0  5  1   1   1   4   1.80
CHC AAA Brownlie, Bobby  ..........   0.2  5  4   4   1   0  54.00 - BS, L
CHC LoA Veal, Donald  .............   3.1  2  4   4   6   2  10.80 - L

CIN AAA Germano, Justin  ..........   4.1  6  3   3   2   3   6.23 - L
CIN LoA Wood, Travis   ............   3.2  6  3   3   1   5   7.36

CLE AAA Carmona, Fausto  ..........   4.0  3  2   1   0   3   2.25
CLE AA  Perez, Rafael .............   5.0  7  3   3   3   5   5.40 - L

COL HiA Mattheus, Ryan  ...........   6.0  3  1   0   3   6   0.00

CWS AA  Liotta, Ray  ..............   6.0  8  3   3   0   1   4.50

FLA AAA Pinto, Renyel  ............   3.2  2  3   3   7   5   7.36 - acquired in Pierre trade
FLA AA  Sanchez, Anibal  ..........   4.2  6  5   4   3   7   7.71
FLA LoA Volstad, Chris  ...........   4.0  6  5   5   1   6  11.25

HOU AAA Hirsh, Jason  .............   4.1  2  3   1   3   5   2.08 - AAA debut for No. 1 prospect
HOU AA  Gutierrez, Juan  ..........   4.0  5  1   1   2   6   2.25
HOU HiA Barthmaier, Jimmy  ........   5.1  3  1   1   2   9   1.69

LAA AAA Saunders, Joe  ............   6.0  8  3   2   0   2   3.00 - picked up the W 
LAA LoA Mendoza, Tommy  ...........   4.2  7  4   4   2   3   7.71 - L

LAD AAA Billingsley, Chad  ........   5.0  4  2   2   2   3   3.60 - W in Vegas (home) debut
LAD AA  Miller, Greg  .............   2.0  0  0   0   2   1   0.00

MIL AA  Sheets, Ben  ..............   2.2  4  2   1   0   5   3.38 - rehab

MIN AAA Bonser, Boof  .............   6.0  2  0   0   2   8   0.00 - W
MIN AA  Perkins, Glen  ............   5.0  2  2   2   1   7   3.60 - L
MIN HiA Garza, Matt  ..............   5.0  2  2   1   0   4   1.80 - W in matchup vs. Homer Bailey
MIN LoA Morlan, Eduardo  ..........   1.0  0  0   0   0   3   0.00
MIN LoA Waldrop, Kyle..............   5.1  3  0   0   1   6   0.00 - W; 2nd time through league

NYM AA  Maclane, Evan  ............   5.0  2  0   0   0   5   0.00 - W
NYM AA  Owens, Henry  .............   1.0  0  0   0   1   2   0.00 - S
NYM HiA Pelfrey, Mike  ............   5.0  2  0   0   1   6   0.00 - pro debut for No. 9 overall pick
NYM LoA Niese, Jon  ...............   3.1  9  3   3   0   4   8.10

NYY AAA Henn, Sean  ...............   5.1  4  1   1   1   4   1.69 - W; 12-0 ground outs-fly outs
NYY AA  White, Steven  ............   5.0  7  3   3   2   3   5.40
NYY HiA Smith, Brett  .............   6.0  2  0   0   1   5   0.00

OAK AA  Windsor, Jason  ...........   5.1  6  4   4   1   4   6.75 -2 HR allowed

PHI AA  Mathieson, Scott  .........   5.1  4  3   3   2   5   5.06 - L

PIT AAA Gorzelanny, Tom  ..........   4.0  1  0   0   2   8   0.00 - nice start to season
PIT AA  Sharpless, Josh  ..........   2.0  0  0   0   1   4   0.00

SD  AA  Carrillo, Cesar  ..........   4.0  3  1   1   4   2   2.25

SEA AAA Nageotte, Clint  ..........   5.0  0  0   0   2   4   0.00 - W
SEA AAA Fruto, Emiliano  ..........   1.0  0  0   0   0   1   0.00 - S
SEA AA  Blackley, Travis  .........   6.0  3  3   1   2   3   1.50 - first start since 2004

STL AAA Reyes, Anthony  ...........   6.0  9  4   3   0   3   4.50
STL AAA Johnson, Tyler  ...........   1.0  0  0   0   1   0   0.00

TB  AAA Hammel, Jason  ............   5.0  3  0   0   0   7   0.00 - W
TB  AAA Orvella, Chad  ............   2.0  0  0   0   1   2   0.00
TB  AA  Sonnanstine, Andy  ........   4.0  4  4   2   1   3   4.50 - 2 HR allowed

TEX AA  Diamond, Thomas  ..........   2.0  2  2   2   4   2   9.00

TOR AAA Janssen, Casey  ...........   5.0  7  3   3   0   4   5.40 - L in AAA debut
TOR AA  Ramirez, Ismael  ..........   5.0  3  1   1   2   2   1.80 - W

WAS AAA Hughes, Travis  ...........   1.0  2  2   1   2   2   9.00 - BS, L

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