Where The Top 100 Prospects Are On 2017 MLB Opening Day

On Major League Baseball’s 2017 Opening Day, 12 Top 100 Prospects began the season on MLB rosters, led by No. 1 prospect Andrew Benintendi, who homered in Boston’s opener.

Back in 2006, 22 Top 100 Prospects opened the season on major league rosters, but the 12 Top 100 Prospects on Opening Day rosters is right in line with recent history. Last year and in 2010, just 11 Top 100 Prospects began the season in the big leagues.

Rank Player Org Pos
1 Andrew Benintendi BOS LF
3 Dansby Swanson ATL SS
23 Tyler Glasnow PIT RHP
24 Manuel Margot SD CF
35 Josh Bell PIT 1B
44 Hunter Renfroe SD RF
53 German Marquez COL RHP
64 Albert Almora CHC CF
69 Cody Reed CIN LHP
81 Amir Garrett CIN LHP
84 Jharel Cotton OAK RHP
90 Aaron Judge NYY RF