Top 100 Prospects Position Rankings: Corner Outfielders

Now that we've wrapped up the Top 10 Prospects lists and The Top 100, we turn our attention to how the best of the best stack up against each other with our position rankings.


Quality of the Class:  While you'll find 12 corner outfielders in the Top 100, that's fewer corner bats than center fielders. By the time this list gets into the teens, it's a combination of hitters with flaws as well as some who scouts wished were a little more accomplished in center field so they could slide over and rely less on their bats.

Highest Ceiling: Nomar Mazara is a massive right fielder who hits for average and is growing into his power as he gets ready to head to Triple-A as a 21-year-old. In other words, there's an awful lot to like.

Lowest Risk: Few doubt that Austin Meadows will continue to hit as he climbs the minor league ladder. Ideally he remains in center field for the long term, but he probably fits better defensively in a corner. He can play either and his combination of bat control and solid power makes him a safer-than-usual bet.

Bursting On The Scene: He's a long way from the big leagues and he's toying with playing third base as well, but Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has the power potential to be one of the better international signings of recent years. He'll make himself noticed in small doses in 2016, but he should really take off in 2017 and beyond.

Corner Outfielders
1. Nomar Mazara, Rangers
2. Austin Meadows, Pirates
3. Nick Williams, Phillies
4.  Max Kepler, Twins
5. Clint Frazier, Indians
6. Jesse Winker, Reds
7. Hector Olivera, Braves
8. Kyle Tucker, Astros
9. Aaron Judge, Yankees
10. Hunter Renfroe, Padres
11. Cornelius Randolph, Phillies
12. Harold Ramirez, Pirates
13. Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Blue Jays
14. Alex Jackson, Mariners
15. Billy McKinney, Cubs
16. Derek Fisher, Astros
17. Eloy Jimenez, Cubs
18. Mike Gerber, Tigers
19. Christin Stewart, Tigers
20. Raimel Tapia, Rockies
21. Tyler O'Neill, Mariners
22. Micker Adolfo, White Sox
23. Jarrett Parker, Giants
24. Mac Williamson, Giants
25. Braden Bishop, Mariners
26. Stone Garrett, Marlins
27. Phillip Ervin, Reds
28. Scott Schebler, Reds
29. Jon Kemmer, Astros
30. Mark Zagunis, Cubs
31. Clint Coulter, Brewers
32. Courtney Hawkins, White Sox
33. D.J. Stewart, Oriokles
34. Ryan Cordell, Rangers
35. Donnie Dewees, Cubs
36. Steven Moya, Tigers
37. Willy Garcia, Pirates
38. Wuilmer Becerra, Mets
39. Jabari Blash, Padres
40. Jorge Bonifacio, Royals
41. Yorman Rodriguez, Reds
42. Taylor Motter, Rays
43. Tyler Goeddel, Phillies
44. Austin Dean, Marlins
45. Gabby Guerrero, Diamondbacks