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2023 Los Angeles Dodgers Top MLB Prospects

Diego Cartaya (Mike Janes Four Seam Images)
Diego Cartaya (Mike Janes/Four Seam Images)


The Dodgers have one of the deeper farm systems in baseball, led by catcher Diego Cartaya and a trio of hard-throwing righthanders.

Today, we unveil the 10 best prospects in the Dodgers system as it enters 2023.

Kyle Glaser hosted a chat to discuss the Dodgers system. You can read the transcript here.

Here's how we project their lineup in 2026, with their 2026 ages in parentheses.


Catcher: Will Smith (31)
First Base: Freddie Freeman (36)
Second Base: Michael Busch (28)
Third Base: Miguel Vargas (26)
Shortstop: Gavin Lux (28)
Left Field: Andy Pages (25)
Center Field: James Outman (29)
Right Field: Mookie Betts (34)
Designated Hitter: Diego Cartaya (24)

No. 1 Starter: Walker Buehler (31)
No. 2 Starter: Julio Urias (29)
No. 3 Starter: Tony Gonsolin (32)
No. 4 Starter: Bobby Miller (27)
No. 5 Starter: Dustin May (28)
Closer: Brusdar Graterol (27)

Listed below are the prospects with the best tools within the organization. To go directly to Los Angeles' Top 10, click here.


Best Hitter for Average: Miguel Vargas
Best Power Hitter: Andy Pages
Best Strike-Zone Discipline: Michael Busch
Fastest Baserunner: Jake Vogel
Best Athlete: James Outman
Best Fastball: Nick Frasso
Best Curveball: Maddux Bruns
Best Slider: Carlos Duran
Best Changeup: Ryan Pepiot
Best Control: Gavin Stone
Best Defensive Catcher: Diego Cartaya
Best Defensive Infielder: Jacob Amaya
Best Infield Arm: Logan Wagner
Best Defensive Outfielder: James Outman
Best Outfield Arm: Andy Pages

Miguel Vargas Photo By Keith Birmingham Medianews Group Pasadena Star News Via Getty Images

2023 Dodgers Top 10 Prospects Podcast

Geoff Pontes and Kyle Glaser break down the Los Angeles Dodgers farm system.

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