Boston Red Sox 2024 Top MLB Prospects


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The top of the Red Sox system is headlined by Marcelo Mayer, whose combination of skills and aptitude has given the Red Sox comfort in putting him on a fast track.

Today, we’re unveiling the 10 best prospects in the Red Sox system entering 2024. Alex Speier is hosting a chat at 2 p.m. ET to discuss the state of Boston’s farm system.

Red Sox Top 10 Prospects

See the 10 best prospects in the Red Sox 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: Kyle Teel (25)
First Base: Triston Casas (27)
Second Base: Yoeilin Cespedes (21)
Third Base: Marcelo Mayer (24)
Shortstop: Trevor Story (34)
Left Field: Jarren Duran (30)
Center Field: Ceddanne Rafaela (26)
Right Field: Roman Anthony (23)
Designated Hitter: Rafael Devers (30)

No. 1 Starter: Brayan Bello (28)
No. 2 Starter: Kutter Crawford (31)
No. 3 Starter: Wikelman Gonzalez (25)
No. 4 Starter: Garrett Whitlock (31)
No. 5 Starter: Nick Pivetta (34)
Closer: Luis Perales (24)

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

Best Tools

Best Hitter for Average: Nick Yorke
Best Power Hitter: Marcelo Mayer
Best Strike-Zone Discipline: Roman Anthony
Fastest Baserunner: David Hamilton
Best Athlete: Miguel Bleis
Best Fastball: Luis Perales
Best Curveball: Wikelman Gonzalez
Best Slider: Alex Hoppe
Best Changeup: Chris Murphy
Best Control: Hunter Dobbins
Best Defensive Catcher: Kyle Teel
Best Defensive Infielder: Marcelo Mayer
Best Infield Arm: Brainer Bonaci
Best Defensive Outfielder: Ceddanne Rafaela
Best Outfield Arm: Wilyer Abreu

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