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Prospects Report

+ 2002
  • For current season prospect stat report, stats are up to date as of yesterday. The top 100 and top 10s are based on Baseball America (BA) preseason rankings. BA has recently introduced midseason rankings as an update to the preseason lists but TBC has yet to incorporate these lists into the Prospects section.
  • Players who graduated to the Major Leagues are displayed in bold.
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  • Rank Player Team TeamRank Position High Level Current Team Current Status Play Years Draft Info Ht Wt B-T Born
    1Josh BeckettFlorida Marlins1PMLBRetired2000-20141999-1-26-4190R-R1980-05-15
    2Mark PriorChicago Cubs1PMLBFree Agent1999-20132001-1-26-5225R-R1980-09-07
    3Hank BlalockTexas Rangers13BMLB--1999-20101999-3-1056-1190L-R1980-11-21
    4Sean BurroughsSan Diego Padres13BMLBFree Agent1999-20141998-1-96-2200L-R1980-09-12
    5Carlos PenaOakland Athletics11B-DHMLBFree Agent1997-20141998-1-106-2210L-L1978-05-17
    6Juan CruzChicago Cubs2PMLBFree Agent1998-2012Not drafted6-2155R-R1978-10-15
    7Joe MauerMinnesota Twins1CMLBMLB-Active2001-20152001-1-16-4220L-R1983-04-19
    8Wilson BetemitAtlanta Braves1DHMLBRestricted List1997-2014Not drafted6-3190B-R1981-11-02
    9Drew HensonNew York Yankees13BMLB--1998-20031998-3-976-5222R-R1980-02-13
    10Mark TeixeiraTexas Rangers21BMLBMLB-Active1999-20152001-1-56-3225B-R1980-04-11
    11Austin KearnsCincinnati Reds1RFMLBFree Agent1998-20131998-1-76-3220R-R1980-05-20
    12Joe BorchardChicago White Sox1RF-CFMLB--1998-20112000-1-126-5220B-R1978-11-25
    13Nick JohnsonNew York Yankees2DHMLBRetired1996-20121996-3-896-3195L-L1978-09-19
    14Ryan AndersonSeattle Mariners1PAAA--1998-20051997-1-196-10225L-L1979-07-12
    15Angel BerroaKansas City Royals1SS-2BMLB--1999-2014Not drafted6-0175R-R1980-01-27
    16Dennis TankersleySan Diego Padres2PMLB--1988-20081998-38-11356-2185R-R1979-02-24
    17Nick NeugebauerMilwaukee Brewers1PMLB--1999-20041998-2-566-3225R-R1980-07-15
    18Josh HamiltonTampa Bay Rays1RFMLBMLB-Active1999-20151999-1-16-4240L-L1981-05-21
    19Jerome WilliamsSan Francisco Giants1PMLBMLB-Active1999-20151999-1-396-3180R-R1981-12-04
    20Brandon PhillipsMontreal Expos12BMLBMLB-Active1999-20151999-2-575-11185R-R1981-06-28
    21Justin MorneauMinnesota Twins21BMLB15-day DL1999-20151999-3-896-4205L-R1981-05-15
    22Casey KotchmanAnaheim Angels11BMLBMinors2001-20152001-1-136-3210L-L1983-02-22
    23Jon RauchChicago White Sox2PMLBFree Agent1997-20131999-3-996-11255R-R1978-09-27
    24Carlos HernandezHouston Astros12B-SSMLB--1994-2006Not drafted5-9175R-R1975-12-12
    25Ty HowingtonCincinnati Reds2PAA--2000-20051999-1-146-5220B-L1980-11-04
    26Marlon ByrdPhiladelphia Phillies1RFMLB15-day DL1999-20151999-10-3066-0225R-R1977-08-30
    27Michael CuddyerMinnesota Twins3RFMLBMLB-Active1998-20151997-1-96-2202R-R1979-03-27
    28Jake PeavySan Diego Padres3PMLB15-day DL1999-20151999-15-4726-1180R-R1981-05-31
    29Boof BonserSan Francisco Giants2PMLBFree Agent2000-20142000-1-216-4230R-R1981-10-14
    30Rafael SorianoSeattle Mariners2PMLBFree Agent1997-2014Not drafted6-1175R-R1979-12-19
    31Adrian GonzalezFlorida Marlins41BMLBMLB-Active2000-20152000-1-16-2190L-L1982-05-08
    32Corwin MaloneChicago White Sox3PAAA--1999-20081999-9-2796-3200R-L1980-07-03
    33Brett MyersPhiladelphia Phillies2PMLBFree Agent1999-20131999-1-126-4215R-R1980-08-17
    34Jose ReyesNew York Mets2SSMLBMLB-Active2000-2015Not drafted6-0160B-R1983-06-11
    35Kazuhisa IshiiLos Angeles DodgersPMLB--1992-2013Not drafted6-0190L-L1973-09-09
    36Josh PhelpsToronto Blue Jays11B-CMLB--1996-20101996-10-2796-3220R-R1978-05-02
    37Brandon ClaussenNew York Yankees3PMLB--1998-20071998-34-10266-2175L-L1979-05-01
    38Miguel CabreraFlorida Marlins23BMLBMLB-Active2000-2015Not drafted6-2218R-R1983-04-18
    39Xavier NadySan Diego Padres4OFMLBFree Agent1998-20142000-2-496-2205R-R1978-11-14
    40Hee Seop ChoiChicago Cubs31BMLB--1999-2006Not drafted6-5235L-L1979-03-16
    41J.R. HousePittsburgh Pirates1CMLB--1999-20111999-5-1525-10200R-R1979-11-11
    42Adam WainwrightAtlanta Braves2PMLB60-day DL2000-20152000-1-296-6190R-R1981-08-30
    43John BuckHouston Astros2CMLBRetired1998-20141998-7-2126-3210R-R1980-07-07
    44Jimmy JournellSt. Louis Cardinals1PMLB--1997-20061999-4-1326-4205R-R1977-12-29
    45Dave KeltonChicago Cubs4LF-RFMLB--1998-20061998-2-466-3205R-R1979-12-17
    46Chris SnellingSeattle Mariners4LF-RFMLB--1999-2009Not drafted5-10165L-L1981-12-03
    47Kelly JohnsonAtlanta Braves3PA--1999-20052000-45-13336-1220R-R1980-05-09
    48Bobby HillChicago Cubs52B-3BMLB--1997-20112000-2-435-10170B-R1978-04-03
    49Mario RamosTexas Rangers3PMLB--1997-20071999-6-1835-11180L-L1977-10-19
    50Jimmy GobbleKansas City Royals2PMLB--1999-20101999-1-436-3190L-L1981-07-19
    51Chris BurkeHouston Astros32BMLB--2000-20102001-1-105-11183R-R1980-03-11
    52Antonio PerezSeattle Mariners3SS-3BMLB--1999-2009Not drafted5-11175R-R1980-01-26
    53Jason LaneHouston Astros4PMLBMinors1996-20151999-6-2036-2215R-L1976-12-22
    54Mark PhillipsSan Diego Padres5PA+--2000-20072000-1-96-3215L-L1981-12-30
    55Nate CornejoDetroit Tigers1PMLB--1998-20061998-1-346-5200R-R1979-09-24
    56Gavin FloydPhiladelphia Phillies3PMLB60-day DL2002-20152001-1-46-5210R-R1983-01-27
    57Dewon BrazeltonTampa Bay Rays3PMLB--1999-20102001-1-36-4214R-R1980-06-16
    58Kurt AinsworthSan Francisco Giants3PMLB--1997-20041999-1-246-3192R-R1978-09-09
    59Carl CrawfordTampa Bay Rays2LFMLB60-day DL1999-20151999-2-526-2219L-L1981-08-05
    60Seung SongBoston Red Sox1PAAA--1999-2006Not drafted6-1195R-R1980-06-29
    61Chin-Hui TsaoColorado Rockies1PMLB--2000-2015Not drafted6-2180R-R1981-06-02
    62Brad WilkersonMontreal Expos2LF-1BMLB--1996-20091998-1-336-0190L-L1977-06-01
    63Michael RestovichMinnesota Twins4LFMLB--1998-20111997-2-616-4233R-R1979-01-03
    64Chin-Feng ChenLos Angeles Dodgers2LFMLB--1999-2005Not drafted6-1189R-R1977-10-28
    65Wily Mo PenaCincinnati Reds3DH-LFMLBInt1999-2014Not drafted6-3215R-R1982-01-13
    66Brett EvertAtlanta Braves4PAAA--1999-20071999-7-2346-6240L-R1980-10-23
    67Juan RiveraNew York Yankees5OFMLBFree Agent1998-20131995-9-2346-2170R-R1978-07-03
    68Nic JacksonChicago Cubs7OFAAA--1998-20142000-3-766-3205L-R1979-09-25
    69Ricardo RodriguezLos Angeles Dodgers1PMLB--2000-2008Not drafted6-3165R-R1978-05-21
    70Jayson WerthToronto Blue Jays3RFMLB15-day DL1997-20151997-1-226-5210R-R1979-05-20
    71Alex EscobarCleveland Indians2RF-CFMLB--1996-2008Not drafted6-1180R-R1978-09-06
    72Clint NageotteSeattle Mariners5PMLB--2000-20101999-5-1556-3200R-R1980-10-25
    73Corey SmithCleveland Indians13BAAAFree Agent2000-20142000-1-266-1205R-R1982-04-15
    74Bobby JenksAnaheim Angels2PMLBMinors (40)2000-20112000-5-1406-3225R-R1981-03-14
    75Gabe GrossToronto Blue Jays2LFMLB--1999-20102001-1-156-3205L-R1979-10-21
    76John-Ford GriffinNew York Yankees4OFMLB--1999-20102001-1-236-2215L-L1979-11-19
    77Jake GautreauSan Diego Padres82BAAA--1999-20082001-1-146-0185L-R1979-11-14
    78Aaron HeilmanNew York Mets1PMLBFree Agent1998-20122001-1-186-5220R-R1978-11-12
    79Kenny BaughDetroit Tigers4PAAA--1998-20092001-1-116-4190R-R1979-02-05
    80Carlos ZambranoChicago Cubs6PMLBFree Agent1998-2013Not drafted6-4250B-R1981-06-01
    81Orlando HudsonToronto Blue Jays52B-3BMLBFree Agent1998-20121997-43-12806-0185B-R1977-12-12
    82Colby LewisTexas Rangers4PMLBMLB-Active1999-20151999-1-386-4215R-R1979-08-02
    83Tony TorcatoSan Francisco Giants4RF-LFMLB--1998-20081998-1-196-1195L-R1979-10-25
    84Mike JonesMilwaukee Brewers4PAAA--2001-20102001-1-126-4210R-R1983-04-23
    85Adam JohnsonMinnesota Twins5PMLB--1998-20092000-1-26-2210R-R1979-07-12
    86Chris NarvesonSt. Louis Cardinals2PMLB7-day DL2000-20152000-2-536-3180L-L1981-12-20
    87Denny BautistaFlorida Marlins3PMLBMinors2000-2015Not drafted6-5170R-R1982-10-23
    88J.D. MartinCleveland Indians5PMLBFree Agent2001-20132001-1-356-5175R-R1983-01-02
    89John VanBenschotenPittsburgh Pirates2PMLB--1999-20112001-1-86-4210R-R1980-04-14
    90Erik BedardBaltimore Orioles2PMLBMinors1999-20151999-6-1876-1180L-L1979-03-06
    91Eric ByrnesOakland Athletics2LF-CFMLB--1995-20101998-8-2256-2205R-R1976-02-16
    92Ramon VazquezSan Diego Padres92BMLB--1995-20121995-27-7345-11176L-R1976-08-21
    93Tony BlancoBoston Red Sox2IFMLB--2000-2014Not drafted6-1176R-R1981-11-10
    94Joe CredeChicago White Sox53BMLB--1996-20091996-5-1376-3195R-R1978-04-26
    95Omar InfanteDetroit Tigers22BMLBMLB-Active1999-2015Not drafted5-9150R-R1981-12-26
    96Matt BelisleAtlanta Braves6PMLBMLB-Active1999-20151998-2-526-3195R-R1980-06-06
    97Victor MartinezCleveland Indians6DHMLB15-day DL1999-2015Not drafted6-2170B-R1978-12-23
    98Dustin McGowanToronto Blue Jays4PMLBMinors2000-20152000-1-336-3190R-R1982-03-24
    99Ryan DittfurthTexas Rangers6PAA--1998-20081998-5-1436-6200R-R1979-10-18
    100Jack CustColorado Rockies6RFMLBMinors1997-20121997-1-306-2195L-R1979-01-16


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