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2018 MLB Top 10 Prospects Index

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To qualify as a prospect, a position player cannot exceed 130 big league at-bats, while a pitcher cannot exceed 50 innings or 30 relief appearances. These thresholds mirror major league rookie qualifications, albeit without regard for major league service time.

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BRAVES TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Ronald Acuna, OF 🔸2. Luiz Gohara, LHP 🔸3. Mike Soroka, RHP 🔸4. Kyle Wright, RHP 🔸5. Ian Anderson, RHP 🔸6. Austin Riley, 3B 🔸7. Kolby Allard, LHP 🔸8. Max Fried, LHP 🔸9. Kevin Maitan, SS 🔸10. Cristian Pache, OF 🔷Braves Top 10 Chat with JJ Cooper 🔷Braves Top 10 Podcast

MARLINS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Trevor Rogers, LHP 🔸2. Braxton Garrett, LHP 🔸3. Brian Anderson, 3B 🔸4. James Nelson, 3B 🔸5. Dillon Peters, LHP 🔸6. Brian Miller, OF 🔸7. Edward Cabrera, RHP 🔸8. Joe Dunand, SS 🔸9. Merandy Gonzalez, RHP 🔸10. Brayan Hernandez, OF 🔷Marlins Top 10 Chat with Kegan Lowe 🔷Marlins Top 10 Podcast

METS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Andres Gimenez, SS 🔸2. David Peterson, LHP 🔸3. Justin Dunn, RHP 🔸4. Pete Alonso, 1B 🔸5. Thomas Szapucki, LHP 🔸6. Mark Vientos, SS/3B 🔸7. Marcos Molina, RHP 🔸8. Desmond Lindsay, OF 🔸9. Chris Flexen, RHP 🔸10. Luis Guillorme, 2B/SS 🔷Mets Top 10 Chat with Matt Eddy 🔷Mets Top 10 Podcast

PHILLIES TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. J.P. Crawford, SS 🔸2. Sixto Sanchez, RHP 🔸3. Scott Kingery, 2B 🔸4. Adonis Medina, RHP 🔸5. Adam Haseley, OF 🔸6. Jojo Romero, LHP 🔸7. Jhailyn Ortiz, OF 🔸8. Jorge Alfaro, C 🔸9. Mickey Moniak, OF 🔸10. Franklyn Kilome, RHP 🔷Phillies Top 10 Chat with Ben Badler 🔷Phillies Top 10 Podcast

NATIONALS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Victor Robles, OF 🔸2. Juan Soto, OF 🔸3. Erick Fedde, RHP 🔸4. Carter Kieboom, SS 🔸5. Seth Romero, LHP 🔸6. Luis Garcia, 2B/SS 🔸7. Wil Crowe, RHP 🔸8. Daniel Johnson, OF 🔸9. Raudy Read, C 🔸10. Yasel Antuna, SS/3B 🔷Nationals Top 10 Chat with Carlos Collazo 🔷Nationals Top 10 Podcast

CARDINALS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Alex Reyes, RHP 🔸2. Jack Flaherty, RHP 🔸3. Carson Kelly, C 🔸4. Sandy Alcantara, RHP 🔸5. Tyler O'Neill, OF 🔸6. Jordan Hicks, RHP 🔸7. Magneuris Sierra, OF 🔸8. Harrison Bader, OF 🔸9. Dakota Hudson, RHP 🔸10. Ryan Helsley, RHP 🔷Cardinals Top 10 Chat with Kyle Glaser 🔷Cardinals Top 10 Podcast

BREWERS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Lewis Brinson, OF 🔸2. Brandon Woodruff, RHP 🔸3. Corbin Burnes, RHP 🔸4. Keston Hiura, 2B 🔸5. Monte Harrison, OF 🔸6. Luis Ortiz, RHP 🔸7. Brett Phillips, OF 🔸8. Lucas Erceg, 3B 🔸9. Isan Diaz, 2B/SS 🔸10. Corey Ray, OF 🔷Brewers Top 10 Chat with Tom Haudricourt 🔷Brewers Top 10 Podcast

REDS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Nick Senzel, 3B 🔸2. Hunter Greene, RHP 🔸3. Taylor Trammell, OF 🔸4. Tyler Mahle, RHP 🔸5. Jesse Winker, OF 🔸6. Tony Santillan, RHP 🔸7. Jose Siri, OF 🔸8. Shed Long, 2B 🔸9. Vladimir Gutierrez, RHP 🔸10. Tyler Stephenson, C 🔷Reds Top 10 Chat with C. Trent Rosecrans 🔷Reds Top 10 Podcast

CUBS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Aramis Ademan, SS 🔸2. Adbert Alzolay, RHP 🔸3. Jose Albertos, RHP 🔸4. Victor Caratini, C 🔸5. Alex Lange, RHP 🔸6. Oscar De La Cruz, RHP 🔸7. Brendon Little, LHP 🔸8. Thomas Hatch, RHP 🔸9. Jen-Ho Tseng, RHP 🔸10. Nelson Velazquez, OF 🔷Cubs Top 10 Chat with JJ Cooper 🔷Cubs Top 10 Podcast

PIRATES TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Mitch Keller, RHP 🔸2. Austin Meadows, OF 🔸3. Shane Baz, RHP 🔸4. Ke’Bryan Hayes, 3B 🔸5. Kevin Newman, SS 🔸6. Cole Tucker, SS 🔸7. Luis Escobar, RHP 🔸8. Nick Kingham, RHP 🔸9. Taylor Hearn, LHP 🔸10. LoLo Sanchez, OF 🔷Pirates Top 10 Chat with Dustin Dopirak 🔷Pirates Top 10 Podcast

DODGERS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Walker Buehler, RHP 🔸2. Alex Verdugo, OF 🔸3. Keibert Ruiz, C 🔸4. Mitchell White, RHP 🔸5. Yadier Alvarez, RHP 🔸6. Yusniel Diaz, OF 🔸7. Jeren Kendall, OF 🔸8. DJ Peters, OF 🔸9. Will Smith, C 🔸10. Dennis Santana, RHP 🔷Dodgers Top 10 Chat with Kyle Glaser 🔷Dodgers Top 10 Podcast

GIANTS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Heliot Ramos, OF 🔸2. Chris Shaw, OF/1B 🔸3. Tyler Beede, RHP 🔸4. Christian Arroyo, SS 🔸5. Bryan Reynolds, OF 🔸6. Aramis Garcia, C 🔸7. Garrett Williams, LHP 🔸8. Steven Duggar, OF 🔸9. Sandro Fabian, OF 🔸10. Andrew Suarez, LHP 🔷Giants Top 10 Chat with JJ Cooper 🔷Giants Top 10 Podcast

PADRES TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Fernando Tatis Jr., SS 🔸2. MacKenzie Gore, LHP 🔸3. Michel Baez, RHP 🔸4. Cal Quantrill, RHP 🔸5. Adrian Morejon, LHP 🔸6. Luis Urias, 2B/SS 🔸7. Anderson Espinoza, RHP 🔸8. Logan Allen, LHP 🔸9. Joey Lucchesi, LHP 🔸10. Gabriel Arias, SS 🔷Padres Top 10 Chat with Kyle Glaser 🔷Padres Top 10 Podcast

DIAMONDBACKS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Jon Duplantier, RHP 🔸2. Anthony Banda, LHP 🔸3. Pavin Smith, 1B 🔸4. Jazz Chisholm, SS 🔸5. Daulton Varsho, C 🔸6. Marcus Wilson, OF 🔸7. Eduardo Diaz, OF 🔸8. Taylor Clarke, RHP 🔸9. Drew Ellis, 3B 🔸10. Matt Tabor, RHP 🔷Diamondbacks Top 10 Chat with Nick Piecoro 🔷Diamondbacks Top 10 Podcast

ROCKIES TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Brendan Rodgers, SS/2B 🔸2. Ryan McMahon, 1B/2B 🔸3. Riley Pint, RHP 🔸4. Colton Welker, 3B 🔸5. Peter Lambert, RHP 🔸6. Ryan Castellani, RHP 🔸7. Yency Almonte, RHP 🔸8. Garrett Hampson, 2B/SS 🔸9. Ryan Vilade, SS 🔸10. Tyler Nevin, 3B 🔷Rockies Top 10 Chat with Tracy Ringolsby 🔷Rockies Top 10 Podcast

YANKEES TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Gleyber Torres, SS/3B 🔸2. Estevan Florial, OF 🔸3. Justus Sheffield, LHP 🔸4. Chance Adams, RHP 🔸5. Miguel Andujar, 3B 🔸6. Albert Abreu, RHP 🔸7. Jorge Guzman, RHP 🔸8. Luis Medina, RHP 🔸9. Thairo Estrada, SS/2B 🔸10. Domingo Acevedo, RHP 🔷Yankees Top 10 Chat with Josh Norris 🔷Yankees Top 10 Podcast

ORIOLES TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Austin Hays, OF 🔸2. Ryan Mountcastle, 3B/SS 🔸3. Chance Cisco, C 🔸4. Hunter Harvey, RHP 🔸5. D.L. Hall, LHP 🔸6. Tanner Scott, LHP 🔸7. Cody Sedlock, RHP 🔸8. Anthony Santander, OF 🔸9. Cedric Mullins, OF 🔸10. Chris Lee, LHP 🔷Orioles Top 10 Chat with Jon Meoli 🔷Orioles Top 10 Podcast

RAYS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Brent Honeywell, RHP 🔸2. Willy Adames, SS 🔸3. Brendan McKay, LHP/1B 🔸4. Jake Bauers, 1B/OF 🔸5. Jesus Sanchez, OF 🔸6. Wander Franco, SS 🔸7. Lucius Fox, SS 🔸8. Justin Williams, OF 🔸9. Garrett Whitley, OF 🔸10. Austin Franklin, RHP 🔷Rays Top 10 Chat with Bill Ballew 🔷Rays Top 10 Podcast

RED SOX TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Jay Groome, LHP 🔸2. Michael Chavis, 3B 🔸3. Tanner Houck, RHP 🔸4. Bryan Mata, RHP 🔸5. Cole Brannen, OF 🔸6. Darwinzon Hernandez, LHP 🔸7. Sam Travis, 1B 🔸8. Mike Shawaryn, RHP 🔸9. Alex Scherff, RHP 🔸10. Marco Hernandez, SS/2B 🔷Red Sox Top 10 Chat with Alex Speier 🔷Red Sox Top 10 Podcast

BLUE JAYS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Vladimir Guerrero Jr., 3B 🔸2. Bo Bichette, SS 🔸3. Anthony Alford, OF 🔸4. Nate Pearson, RHP 🔸5. Lourdes Gurriel, SS/2B 🔸6. Eric Pardinho, RHP 🔸7. Danny Jansen, C 🔸8. Logan Warmoth, SS 🔸9. Richard Urena, SS 🔸10. Ryan Borucki, LHP 🔷Blue Jays Top 10 Chat with Ben Badler 🔷Blue Jays Top 10 Podcast

INDIANS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Francisco Mejia, C 🔸2. Triston McKenzie, RHP 🔸3. Bobby Bradley, 1B 🔸4. Nolan Jones, 3B 🔸5. Shane Bieber, RHP 🔸6. Yu-Cheng Chang, SS 🔸7. Willi Castro, SS 🔸8. Greg Allen, OF 🔸9. George Valera, OF 🔸10. Will Benson, OF 🔷Indians Top 10 Chat with Teddy Cahill 🔷Tigers Top 10 Podcast

TIGERS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Franklin Perez, RHP 🔸2. Alex Faedo, RHP 🔸3. Matt Manning, RHP 🔸4. Beau Burrows, RHP 🔸5. Jake Rogers, C 🔸6. Daz Cameron, OF 🔸7. Isaac Paredes, SS/2B 🔸8. Dawel Lugo, SS/3B 🔸9. Christin Stewart, OF 🔸10. Gregory Soto, LHP 🔷Tigers Top 10 Chat with JJ Cooper 🔷Indians Top 10 Podcast

ROYALS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Nick Pratto, 1B 🔸2. Khalil Lee, OF 🔸3. Seuly Matias, OF 🔸4. Josh Staumont, RHP 🔸5. Eric Skoglund, LHP 🔸6. M.J. Melendez, C 🔸7. Nicky Lopez, SS/2B 🔸8. Hunter Dozier, 3B/OF 🔸9. Foster Griffin, LHP 🔸10. Scott Blewett, RHP 🔷Royals Top 10 Chat with Bill Mitchell

WHITE SOX TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Eloy Jimenez, OF 🔸2. Michael Kopech, RHP 🔸3. Alec Hansen, RHP 🔸4. Luis Robert, OF 🔸5. Dane Dunning, RHP 🔸6. Zack Collins, C 🔸7. Jake Burger, 3B 🔸8. Blake Rutherford, OF 🔸9. Gavin Sheets, 1B 🔸10. Dylan Cease, RHP 🔷White Sox Top 10 Chat with Josh Norris 🔷White Sox Prospects Podcast

TWINS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Royce Lewis, SS 🔸2. Wander Javier, SS 🔸3. Alex Kirilloff, OF/1B 🔸4. Stephen Gonsalves, LHP 🔸5. Brusdar Graterol, RHP 🔸6. Fernando Romero, RHP 🔸7. Brent Rooker, OF/1B 🔸8. Nick Gordon, SS/2B 🔸9. Blayne Enlow, RHP 🔸10. Tyler Jay, LHP 🔷Twins Top 10 Chat with Mike Berardino

ANGELS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Shohei Ohtani, RHP/DH 🔸2. Jo Adell, OF 🔸3. Jahmai Jones, OF 🔸4. Kevin Maitan, SS 🔸5. Brandon Marsh, OF 🔸6. Jaime Barria, RHP 🔸7. Chris Rodriguez, RHP 🔸8. Matt Thaiss, 1B 🔸9. Griffin Canning, RHP 🔸10. Michael Hermosillo, OF 🔷Angels Top 10 Chat with Mike DiGiovanna

RANGERS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Willie Calhoun, OF/2B 🔸2. Leody Taveras, OF 🔸3. Hans Crouse, RHP 🔸4. Cole Ragans, LHP 🔸5. Yohander Mendez, LHP 🔸6. Ronald Guzman, 1B 🔸7. Kyle Cody, RHP 🔸8. Miguel Aparicio, OF 🔸9. Bubba Thompson, OF 🔸10. Chris Seise, SS 🔷Rangers Top 10 Chat with Ben Badler

ATHLETICS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. A.J. Puk, LHP 🔸2. Franklin Barreto, SS/2B 🔸3. Jorge Mateo, SS/OF 🔸4. Dustin Fowler, OF 🔸5. Jesus Luzardo, LHP 🔸6. Austin Beck, OF 🔸7. Sean Murphy, C 🔸8. James Kaprielian, RHP 🔸9. Lazaro Armenteros, OF 🔸10. Logan Shore, RHP 🔷Athletics Top 10 Chat with Steve Kroner

ASTROS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

🔸1. Forrest Whitley, RHP 🔸2. Kyle Tucker, OF 🔸3. Yordan Alvarez, 1B/OF 🔸4. J.B. Bukauskas, RHP 🔸5. Freudis Nova, SS/3B 🔸6. Jairo Solis, RHP 🔸7. Hector Perez, RHP 🔸8. Jorge Alcala, RHP 🔸9. David Paulino, RHP 🔸10. J.D. Davis, 3B 🔷Astros Top 10 Chat with JJ Cooper

MARINERS TOP 10 PROSPECTS

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🔸1. Kyle Lewis, OF 🔸2. Evan White, 1B 🔸3. Sam Carlson, RHP 🔸4. Julio Rodriguez, OF 🔸5. Braden Bishop, OF 🔸6. Max Povse, RHP 🔸7. Matt Festa, RHP 🔸8. Art Warren, RHP 🔸9. Joe Rizzo, 3B 🔸10. Juan Querecuto, SS 🔷Mariners Top 10 Chat with Bill Mitchell

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