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Top 15 MLB Lefthanded Pitching Prospects Entering 2021


He only got to work at the Padres alternate site in 2020, but MacKenzie Gore remains the top lefthanded pitching prospect in the game. Gore is one of three Padres lefties to crack the Top 100 Prospects list and rank among the game's top 10 lefty pitching prospects. The Royals (Daniel Lynch and Asa Lacy) have two among the top five.

A pair of long-time top prospects, A.J. Puk and Brendan McKay, slid off the top 10 this year as they attempt to work back from shoulder injuries.

Top 100 Prospects | Top Prospects For Every Team | 13 Potential Breakout Prospects For 2021 | Order The 2021 Prospect Handbook

  1. MacKenzie Gore, Padres | Scouting Report | No. 10 overall
  2. Tarik Skubal, Tigers | Scouting Report | No. 20 overall
  3. Daniel Lynch, Royals | Scouting Report | No. 25 overall
  4. Asa Lacy, Royals | Scouting Report | No. 37 overall
  5. Matthew Liberatore, Cardinals | Scouting Report | No. 46 overall
  6. Brailyn Marquez, Cubs | Scouting Report | No. 52 overall
  7. D.L. Hall, Orioles | Scouting Report | No. 59 overall
  8. Garrett Crochet, White Sox | Scouting Report | No. 74 overall
  9. Adrian Morejon, Padres | Scouting Report | No. 76 overall
  10. Ryan Weathers, Padres | Scouting Report | No. 84 overall
  11. Trevor Rogers, Marlins | Scouting Report | No. 89 overall
  12. Shane McClanahan, Rays | Scouting Report | No. 100 overall
  13. A.J. Puk, Athletics | Scouting Report
  14. Brendan McKay, Rays | Scouting Report
  15. Reid Detmers, Angels | Scouting Report
Asa Lacy Photo By Jill Weisleder MLB Photos Via Getty Images

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