Arizona Diamondbacks 2024 Top MLB Prospects


Image credit: Jordan Lawlar (Photo by Daniel Shirey/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

The top of the Diamondbacks system is headlined by Jordan Lawlar, who has the potential to become a franchise cornerstone for years to come. He has a well-roundedness to his game that stands out at the plate. He also has plus bat speed and above-average to plus raw power, controls the zone and draws walks, uses all fields and has the ability to hit a variety of pitches.

Today, we’re unveiling the 10 best prospects in the Diamondbacks system entering 2024. Nick Piecoro is hosting a chat at 2 p.m. ET to discuss the state of Arizona’s farm system.

D-backs Top 10 Prospects

See the 10 best prospects in the D-backs system, including brand new scouting reports for every player.

Below, you can also find a projected lineup in 2027 and the prospects with the best scouting tools in the system.

Projected 2027 Lineup

Catcher: Gabriel Moreno (27)
First Base: Gino Groover (25)
Second Base: Ketel Marte (33)
Third Base: Tommy Troy (24)
Shortstop: Jordan Lawlar (24)
Left Field: Alek Thomas (27)
Center Field: Druw Jones (23)
Right Field: Corbin Carroll (26)
Designated Hitter: Ivan Melendez (27)

No. 1 Starter:  Zac Gallen (31)
No. 2 Starter: Brandon Pfaadt (28)
No. 3 Starter: Tommy Henry (29)
No. 4 Starter: Ryne Nelson (29)
No. 5 Starter: Yu-Min Lin (23)
Closer: Kevin Ginkel (33)

Listed below are the prospects with the best tools within the organization. To go directly to Arizona’s Top 10, click here.

Best Tools

Best Hitter for Average: Jordan Lawlar
Best Power Hitter: Ivan Melendez
Best Strike-Zone Discipline: Christian Cerda
Fastest Baserunner: Jordan Lawlar
Best Athlete: Tommy Troy
Best Fastball: Yilber Diaz
Best Curveball: Yilber Diaz
Best Slider: Conor Grammes
Best Changeup: Yu-Min Lin
Best Control: Dylan Ray
Best Defensive Catcher: Christian Cerda
Best Defensive Infielder: Jordan Lawlar
Best Infield Arm: Blaze Alexander
Best Defensive Outfielder: Druw Jones
Best Outfield Arm: Druw Jones

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