By Alex Speier
Just two years removed from a World Series, the Red Sox have a much different look from top to bottom throughout the organization, and the farm system is no exception. Here are their 10 best prospects entering the 2021 season.
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Here’s how we project their lineup in 2024, with their 2024 age in parentheses.
Catcher: Christian Vazquez (33)
First Base: Triston Casas (24)
Second Base: Jeter Downs (25)
Third Base: Rafael Devers (27)
Shortstop: Xander Bogaerts (31)
Left Field: Andrew Benintendi (29)
Center Field: Jarren Duran (27)
Right Field: Alex Verdugo (28)
Designated Hitter: Bobby Dalbec (29)
Listed below are the prospects with the best tools within the organization. To go directly to Boston’s Top 10, click here.
Best Hitter for Average: Triston Casas
Best Power Hitter: Bobby Dalbec
Best Strike-Zone Discipline: Triston Casas
Fastest Baserunner: Jarren Duran
Best Athlete: Gilberto Jimenez
Best Fastball: Bryan Mata
Best Curveball: Jay Groome
Best Slider: Tanner Houck
Best Changeup: Connor Seabold
Best Control: Thad Ward
Best Defensive Catcher: Kole Cottam
Best Defensive Infielder: Matthew Lugo
Best Infield Arm: Bobby Dalbec
Best Defensive Outfielder: Jeisson Rosario
Best Outfield Arm: Gilberto Jimenez