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Baseball America Prospect Report -- October 10, 2018

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Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (Photo by Bill Mitchell)

Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Blue Jays: The third baseman started his Arizona Fall League campaign on a strong note with a 3-for-5 effort with two doubles and three RBIs. After going hitless in his first two at-bats, Guerrero found the barrel in his next three tries, shooting two-baggers to left and a single to right field.

Forrest Whitley, Astros: The righty showed no rust after not pitching since Sept. 7. The towering fireballer put on a clinic over the first three innings, during which he struck out eight of nine hitters he faced. The lone non-strikeout was a weak grounder to second. His fastball topped at 97, and he got strikeouts with all four of his pitches: Four-seam fastball, cutter, curveball and changeup.

Pavin Smith, D-backs: Arizona's first base prospect, who admittedly endured a trying first full season as a professional, started his turn in the AFL on a high note by going 3-for-5 with two runs and two RBIs. Look for a story about Smith later this week at baseballamerica.com  

Darwinzon Hernandez, Red Sox: The lefty pitched in relief for Mesa and cut through a talented Scottsdale lineup with ease. Hernandez whiffed five over two innings using a 95-97 mph fastball with an impressive combination of breaking ball and changeup as well. 

— BATTERS —
TEAMCLASSPLAYER, POSABRHBIAVG
SDAFLAllen, Austin C4011.250BB (1)
SDAFLPotts, Hudson 3B4111.250BB (1)
ARIAFLEllis, Drew DH4021.500
ARIAFLSmith, Pavin 1B5232.600
ARIAFLVarsho, Daulton C4211.2502B (1)
ATLAFLPache, Cristian CF5100.000
BALAFLWilkerson, Steve 3B2000.0003 BB (3)
BOSAFLDalbec, Bobby 3B2000.0002 BB (2)
BOSAFLOckimey, Josh DH3013.333
CHCAFLHoerner, Nico SS4000.000
CINAFLRodriguez, Alfredo SS3000.000BB (1)
CINAFLTrammell, Taylor LF3001.000BB (1)
CLEAFLMarabell, Connor RF5132.6002B (1)
COLAFLFuentes, Josh 3B5111.2003B(1)
COLAFLHilliard, Sam RF5230.6003B(1)
CWSAFLRivera, Laz 2B3121.6672B (1)
CWSAFLRobert, Luis CF4211.250BB (1)
DETAFLCameron, Daz CF4120.500
DETAFLRogers, Jake C4000.000
HOUAFLDawson, Ronnie CF3000.000BB (1)
KCAFLLee, Khalil CF4110.250BB (1), SB (1)
KCAFLViloria, Meibrys DH4031.7502B (1)
LAAAFLJones, Jahmai 2B2200.0002 BB (2)
LAAAFLMacKinnon, David 1B3000.000BB (1), SB (1)
LADAFLRuiz, Keibert C5121.400
LADAFLThomas, Cody LF4110.2502B (1)
MIAAFLBrigman, Bryson 2B4120.500SB (1)
MIAAFLHarrison, Monte CF4101.000
MIAAFLMiller, Brian PR-DH1000.000SB (1)
MILAFLGrisham, Trent RF5020.400
MILAFLHiura, Keston 2B3113.3332B (1), BB (1), 2 SB (2)
MINAFLRaley, Luke LF4023.500
NYMAFLAlonso, Peter 1B4022.500
NYYAFLEstrada, Thairo SS5010.200
NYYAFLFlorial, Estevan DH5100.000
NYYAFLSensley, Steven 1B5001.000
OAKAFLBarrera, Luis LF4111.250HR (1)
OAKAFLBolt, Skye RF4010.250SB (1)
PHIAFLGamboa, Arquimedes 3B3100.000BB (1)
PHIAFLHall, Darick DH4000.000
PHIAFLListi, Austin RF4000.000
PITAFLCraig, Will 1B4000.000
PITAFLTucker, Cole SS4320.500BB (1), SB (1)
SEAAFLMiller, Ian LF5011.200
SEAAFLWhite, Evan 1B3122.6672 2B (2), 2 BB (2)
SFAFLHinojosa, C.J. 2B5020.400
SFAFLWinn, Matt C2210.5002 BB (2)
STLAFLMartinez, Jeremy C4000.000
STLAFLYoung, Andy 2B4111.2503B(1)
TBAFLFox, Lucius SS5220.4002 SB (2)
TBAFLMcCarthy, Joe DH4220.500BB (1)
TEXAFLMartinez, Julio Pablo LF4110.250SB (1)
TORAFLBiggio, Cavan RF4111.250SB (1)
TORAFLGuerrero, Vladimir 3B5133.6002 2B (2)
WASAFLKieboom, Carter SS3100.000BB (1)
— PITCHERS —
TEAMCLASSCARD CODEIPHRERBBK
ATLAFLBurrows, Thomas1.153203
BALAFLErwin, Tyler1.020001
BOSAFLHernandez, Darwinzon2.010005
BOSAFLShawaryn, Mike1.000001
BOSAFLTaylor, Josh1.220012
COLAFLCastellani, Ryan3.043313
COLAFLHoracek, Mitch0.232200
COLAFLLawrence, Justin1.032200
COLAFLTinoco, Jesus2.010000
CWSAFLBurdi, Zack0.213001
CWSAFLDopico, Danny1.022200
CWSAFLThompson, Zach0.210001
DETAFLSchreiber, John1.021120
DETAFLSoto, Gregory2.102232
HOUAFLWhitley, Forrest3.112228
LAAAFLHanewich, Brett1.000001
LADAFLScrubb, Andre1.131110
MILAFLBrown, Daniel2.100014
NYMAFLBlackham, Matt1.011121
NYMAFLNogosek, Stephen1.000000
NYMAFLZanghi, Joe1.010001
NYYAFLFoley, Jordan2.111125
NYYAFLWivinis, Matthew1.021132
PHIAFLLeftwich, Luke1.210003
PITAFLAgrazal, Dario5.085500
PITAFLEckelman, Matt1.011110
PITAFLHartlieb, Geoff1.132201
PITAFLWeiman, Blake1.222101
SDAFLDerby, Bubba2.222013
SEAAFLMills, Wyatt1.210011
SEAAFLWalker, Matt1.022210
WASAFLBautista, Gerson1.011110
WASAFLBraymer, Ben1.111011
WASAFLGuilbeau, Taylor1.000001
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