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Baseball America Spring Training Prospect Report -- Feb. 26, 2020



Tuesday's Stars

Nate Pearson, RHP, Blue Jays — The Blue Jays' top pitching prospect was electric in his spring training debut on Tuesday. The righthander with the 80-grade fastball (which has touched 104 mph) whiffed all three hitters he faced against the Yankees. His victims were all established major leaguers, too: Tyler Wade, Mike Tauchman and Miguel Andujar. After a season with a partially managed workload (he alternated between starts of two and five innings for the first half of 2019) the reins should come off this year. Pearson will likely start in Triple-A Buffalo but is poised to join Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Bo Bichette and Cavan Biggio as part of Toronto's fantastic youth movement.

Jesus Luzardo, LHP, Athletics — Luzardo is going to be good. Like, really, really good. Though his 2019 was stymied by health issues, Luzardo still managed to make it to the big leagues and showed enough to earn a spot on Oakland's playoff roster for the Wild Card Game against the Rays. The Florida high school product and former Nationals farmhand pairs a plus fastball with a double-plus changeup as his two primary weapons and rounds out his arsenal with an above-average curveball. He threw two scoreless innings on Tuesday.

Riley Greene, OF, Tigers — Detroit's system is more than an arm farm. Greene, the Tigers' first-rounder in 2019 out of high school in Florida, tore up the lower levels and made it all the way to low Class A West Michigan. He ranked No. 2 in the New York-Penn League and checked in as the No. 48 prospect in the initial 2020 Top 100. Greene has a chance to be a plus hitter with plus power and has started his inaugural Grapefruit League campaign by going 2-for-2 with two home runs. Now that's what we'd call starting your season with a roar.

Jose Garcia, SS, Reds — One of the most intriguing risers in the Reds system in 2019, Garcia tore up the Florida State League relatively anonymously. The 21-year-old hit .280 with 37 doubles, which led the Florida State League and tied him for fifth in the minors. He socked two home runs on Tuesday against big leaguers Keynan Middleton and Cam Bedrosian. He's an excellent defender as well, so if his bat continues to play he could rise even higher on the Reds' Top 30.

BATTERS

TEAMCLASSPLAYERABRHBIAVGNOTES
ARIMAJPerdomo, Geraldo SS1100.000BB (1)
ARIMAJSmith, Pavin LF1000.667
ARIMAJVarsho, Daulton C1000.000
ATLMAJJenista, Greyson RF2000.200
ATLMAJLangeliers, Shea C2112.500HR (1)
ATLMAJShewmake, Braden PH-DH1000.000
BALMAJBannon, Rylan 3B2111.429HR (1)
BALMAJHays, Austin CF2001.000
BALMAJMcCoy, Mason SS1000.200
BALMAJMcKenna, Ryan CF1000.167BB (1)
BALMAJMountcastle, Ryan LF3010.222
BALMAJRutschman, Adley C1000.000
BALMAJUrias, Ramon 2B1000.000
BOSMAJDalbec, Bobby 3B2210.167BB (1)
CHCMAJAmaya, Miguel C3000.200
CHCMAJShort, Zack SS1000.1672 BB (3)
CINMAJFairchild, Stuart LF-CF2000.250
CINMAJGarcia, Jose SS3222.4002 HR (2)
CINMAJIndia, Jonathan 3B2000.000
CINMAJStephenson, Tyler DH2000.200
CLEMAJChang, Yu SS1000.333BB (1)
CLEMAJClement, Ernie 2B2000.167
CLEMAJJones, Nolan PH-DH1100.0002 BB (2)
COLMAJDaza, Yonathan RF2222.429BB (1)
COLMAJFuentes, Josh 3B3231.375
COLMAJHilliard, Sam PH-CF-RF3011.1672B (1)
COLMAJVilade, Ryan PH-DH2000.200BB (1)
COLMAJWelker, Colton 3B0000.2502 BB (4)
CWSMAJAdolfo, Micker RF1000.200BB (1)
CWSMAJBasabe, Luis Alexander CF3010.400
CWSMAJCollins, Zack DH2000.000BB (1)
CWSMAJGonzalez, Luis LF3000.000
CWSMAJMadrigal, Nick 2B1000.167
CWSMAJMendick, Danny 2B3010.250
CWSMAJRobert, Luis CF3110.2003B (1)
CWSMAJRutherford, Blake RF0000.000
CWSMAJSheets, Gavin 1B2110.400BB (1)
CWSMAJVaughn, Andrew 1B1000.333
DETMAJCameron, Daz PH-DH2010.400
DETMAJCastro, Willi PR-SS2000.375
DETMAJGreene, Riley PR-RF12121.000HR (2), BB (3)
DETMAJHill, Derek PR0100.500
HOUMAJKessinger, Grae 3B1000.000BB (1)
HOUMAJPena, Jeremy SS2010.3332B (1)
HOUMAJStubbs, Garrett C1000.667BB (1)
KCMAJGuzman, Jeison SS1000.000
KCMAJHicklen, Brewer RF10111.0002B (1)
KCMAJIsbel, Kyle LF4110.2003B (1)
LAAMAJAdell, Jo CF3000.333
LAAMAJJones, Jahmai PH-2B3000.167
LAAMAJMartinez, Orlando PR-LF2100.000
LADMAJAmaya, Jacob SS1000.000
LADMAJEstevez, Omar 2B1000.286
LADMAJLux, Gavin 2B3000.200
LADMAJMcKinstry, Zach 3B1000.167
LADMAJPeters, DJ CF1000.143
LADMAJRaley, Luke DH2000.375
LADMAJRios, Edwin PR-3B-1B2100.125
MIAMAJChisholm, Jazz SS01001.0002 BB (3)
MIAMAJDevers, Jose 2B2000.000
MIAMAJDiaz, Lewin 1B2000.333
MIAMAJEncarnacion, Jerar PH-DH2113.500HR (2)
MIAMAJHarrison, Monte RF3000.429
MIAMAJMesa, Victor Victor LF2010.250
MIAMAJMiller, Brian RF1000.200
MILMAJFeliciano, Mario C1000.250
MILMAJHenry, Payton C0100.500BB (1)
MILMAJTurang, Brice SS2000.000
MINMAJBlankenhorn, Travis 2B2000.000
MINMAJCelestino, Gilberto CF2000.200
MINMAJJeffers, Ryan C2010.200
MINMAJLarnach, Trevor DH2221.333HR (1), BB (1), SB (1)
MINMAJRooker, Brent RF2000.333
MINMAJWade, LaMonte LF2000.333
NYMMAJBrodey, Quinn RF1000.200
NYMMAJGimenez, Andres SS3110.250SB (1)
OAKMAJAllen, Austin PH-C3111.222HR (1)
OAKMAJBarrera, Luis RF4011.417
OAKMAJBolt, Skye CF3000.143
OAKMAJBrown, Seth 1B2000.222
OAKMAJDeichmann, Greg RF1000.400
OAKMAJHeim, Jonah PR-DH3011.286
OAKMAJNeuse, Sheldon 2B1010.200BB (2)
PHIMAJBohm, Alec DH3120.571
PHIMAJGutierrez, Abrahan C1100.000
PHIMAJGuzman, Jonathan SS2110.500
PHIMAJMaton, Nick 2B2000.333
PHIMAJMoniak, Mickey LF2000.167
PHIMAJMuzziotti, Simon CF2100.000BB (1)
PHIMAJNava, Andrick PH-DH1000.000
PHIMAJOrtiz, Jhailyn RF1114.333HR (1)
PITMAJBae, Ji-Hwan SS2010.5002B (1)
PITMAJCraig, Will 1B2000.167
PITMAJKramer, Kevin 2B3000.000
PITMAJMitchell, Cal RF2020.500
PITMAJOliva, Jared CF1010.250BB (1), SB (1)
PITMAJSanchez, Lolo CF2000.333
SDMAJArias, Gabriel SS3011.500
SDMAJCronenworth, Jake DH3100.000
SDMAJMiller, Owen PR-SS1011.250
SDMAJOlivares, Edward PR-RF2110.600CS (1)
SDMAJOna, Jorge LF1000.500
SDMAJPotts, Hudson PR-1B2211.2502B (1)
SDMAJTrammell, Taylor CF1000.200BB (1)
SEAMAJBishop, Braden CF1000.000
SEAMAJKelenic, Jarred RF3110.500
SEAMAJLewis, Kyle LF3000.000
SEAMAJSiri, Jose PR-DH0100.000
SEAMAJWalton, Donnie SS0000.000BB (1), SB (1)
SEAMAJWhite, Evan DH3020.3332B (1)
SFMAJBishop, Hunter PH-DH2000.000
SFMAJCanario, Alexander RF2000.000
SFMAJRamos, Heliot CF2000.000
STLMAJCarlson, Dylan RF-CF4100.250BB (1)
STLMAJGorman, Nolan 3B3000.167
STLMAJHerrera, Ivan PH-DH10101.000
STLMAJMontero, Elehuris 3B1000.000
STLMAJWilliams, Justin RF1000.000
TBMAJArozarena, Randy RF22211.000
TBMAJBrujan, Vidal 2B3010.1432B (1)
TBMAJWalls, Taylor SS3110.143
TEXMAJApostel, Sherten DH3010.1432B (1)
TEXMAJHuff, Sam C2100.000
TEXMAJJung, Josh PH-DH1000.000
TEXMAJTaveras, Leody CF1100.000BB (3)
TORMAJAlford, Anthony CF2000.125
TORMAJConine, Griffin LF2010.500
TORMAJEspinal, Santiago SS2121.750HR (1), CS (1)
TORMAJLopez, Otto 2B3220.6672 2B (2)
TORMAJMcGuire, Reese C2000.000
TORMAJMoreno, Gabriel PH-DH2000.000
TORMAJSmith, Kevin 3B2113.200HR (1)
WASMAJGarcia, Luis SS1000.167
WASMAJKieboom, Carter 3B3010.167BB (2)
WASMAJReetz, Jakson PR-C2210.667BB (2)

PITCHERS

TEAMCLASSPLAYERIPHRERBBKERANOTES
ARIMAJDuplantier, Jon2100130.00W (1-0)
ATLMAJWright, Kyle2100020.00
BALMAJLowther, Zac1.15442127.00
BALMAJTate, Dillon13331127.00
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CLEMAJMejia, Jean Carlos1000110.00
CLEMAJMoss, Scott1.2200230.00
COLMAJDoyle, Tommy1111119.00
COLMAJRolison, Ryan1.2340120.00
DETMAJFunkhouser, Kyle1100000.00W (1-0)
DETMAJGarcia, Bryan1000000.00
DETMAJPerez, Franklin1211009.00
DETMAJRichan, Paul0.2000000.00
HOUMAJBielak, Brandon2322039.00
HOUMAJParedes, Enoli2111124.50
HOUMAJRodriguez, Nivaldo2311004.50
KCMAJTillo, Daniel0.22221127.00
LADMAJGonzalez, Victor1211119.00L (0-1)
LADMAJSantana, Dennis1100030.00
MIAMAJGuzman, Jorge1.12441227.00
MIAMAJHolloway, Jordan2000300.00W (1-0)
MINMAJStashak, Cody1000000.00
NYMMAJGilliam, Ryley0.24551027.00L (0-1)
NYMMAJSmith, Kevin1232009.00
OAKMAJLuzardo, Jesus2100020.00
PHIMAJBrogdon, Connor11221213.50
PHIMAJJones, Damon2000230.00
PHIMAJRuss, Addison0.2111015.40
PITMAJCederlind, Blake1000010.00
SEAMAJGerber, Joey1100000.00W (1-0)
SEAMAJMills, Wyatt1111219.00
SEAMAJSheffield, Justus2000030.00
STLMAJElledge, Seth14221118.00
STLMAJOviedo, Johan1.2211115.40
TBMAJFairbanks, Peter1000020.00
TEXMAJEvans, DeMarcus1000010.00
TEXMAJHearn, Taylor2211023.00L (0-1)
TORMAJDiaz, Yennsy2000030.00
TORMAJMurphy, Patrick1000020.00
TORMAJPearson, Nate1000030.00
WASMAJBourque, James1000110.00
WASMAJGerman, Jhonatan11221118.00
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