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2012 Prospect RankingsBaseball America
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Zach Lee was the #62 prospect in 2012 Baseball America rankings.
These are the top-ranked, pre-season prospects for Baseball America for the 2012 Season. Prospects rankings are updated mid-season but TBC takes only a static view of prospects from prior to to Spring Training.

One of the quirks of the data below is that some players who are highly ranked for MLB are not ranked as top 10 for their team.


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#1 ProspectBryce Harper - Washington Nationals

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2012 Baseball America Prospect Rankings

Top Major Leaguers Has not played in MLB Active Players 1st Round Draft Picks Currently Active on this Team
MLB RankTm RankPlayer NamePosTeam NameHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)Debut
11Bryce HarperLFWashington Nationals6-3 205 L-R 1992-10-16 19Las Vegas,Nevada MLB2010-20182012-2018
2010- 1-   1-WAS
ActiveWashington Nationals (MLB)2012-04-28
21Matt MoorePTampa Bay Rays6-2 200 L-L 1989-06-18 23Fort Walton Beach,Florida MLB2007-20182011-2018
2007- 8- 245-TBA
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)2011-09-14
31Mike TroutCFLos Angeles Angels6-1 200 R-R 1991-08-07 20Millville,New Jersey MLB2009-20182011-2018
2009- 1-  25-ANA
ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)2011-07-08
41Yu DarvishPTexas Rangers6-5 190 R-R 1986-08-16 25Osaka,Japan MLB2005-20182012-2018
2012-   UDFA-TEX
DL-10Chicago Cubs (A)2012-04-09
51Julio TeheranPAtlanta Braves6-2 150 R-R 1991-01-27 21Cartagena,Colombia MLB2008-20182011-2018
2007-   UDFA-ATL
DL-10Atlanta Braves (MLB)2011-05-07
61Jesus MonteroCSeattle Mariners6-4 225 R-R 1989-11-29 22Guacara,Venezuela MLB2007-20172011-2015
2006-   UDFA-NYA
Free Agent   2011-09-01
72Jurickson ProfarSS-2BTexas Rangers5-11 165 B-R 1993-02-20 19Willemstad,Curacao MLB2010-20182012-2018
2009-   UDFA-TEX
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)2012-09-02
81Shelby MillerPSt. Louis Cardinals6-3 195 R-R 1990-10-10 21Brownwood,Texas MLB2009-20182012-2018
2009- 1-  19-SLN
DL-10Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2012-09-05
91Trevor BauerPArizona Diamondbacks6-1 175 R-R 1991-01-17 21North Hollywood,California MLB2009-20182012-2018
2011- 1-   3-ARI
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)2012-06-28
101Dylan BundyPBaltimore Orioles6-1 200 B-R 1992-11-15 19Tulsa,Oklahoma MLB2012-20182012-2018
2011- 1-   4-BAL
ActiveBaltimore Orioles (MLB)2012-09-23
112Manny Machado3BBaltimore Orioles6-3 185 R-R 1992-07-06 19Hialeah,Florida MLB2010-20182012-2018
2010- 1-   3-BAL
ActiveBaltimore Orioles (MLB)2012-08-09
121Gerrit ColePPittsburgh Pirates6-4 215 R-R 1990-09-08 21Newport Beach,California MLB2009-20182013-2018
2011- 1-   1-PIT
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)2013-06-11
133Tyler SkaggsPArizona Diamondbacks6-4 180 L-L 1991-07-13 20Venice,California MLB2009-20182012-2018
2009- 1-  40-ANA
ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)2012-08-22
14-Yoenis CespedesLFOakland Athletics5-10 200 R-R 1985-10-10 26Granma,Cuba MLB2012-20182012-2018
2012-   UDFA-OAK
DL-10New York Mets (Rk)2012-03-28
152Jameson TaillonPPittsburgh Pirates6-6 225 R-R 1991-11-18 20The Woodlands,Texas MLB2011-20182016-2018
2010- 1-   2-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2016-06-08
161Devin MesoracoCCincinnati Reds6-1 200 R-R 1988-06-19 24DuBois,Pennsylvania MLB2007-20182011-2018
2007- 1-  15-CIN
ActiveNew York Mets (MLB)2011-09-03
171Travis D'ArnaudCToronto Blue Jays6-2 195 R-R 1989-02-10 23Lakewood,California MLB2007-20182013-2018
2007- 1-  37-PHI
DL-60New York Mets (MLB)2013-08-17
181Miguel Sano3BMinnesota Twins6-3 195 R-R 1993-05-11 19San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182015-2018
2009-   UDFA-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (A+)2015-07-02
192Anthony Rendon2BWashington Nationals5-11 170 R-R 1990-06-06 22Houston,Texas MLB2009-20182013-2018
2011- 1-   6-WAS
ActiveWashington Nationals (MLB)2013-04-21
202Taijuan WalkerPSeattle Mariners6-4 195 R-R 1992-08-13 19Yucaipa,California MLB2010-20182013-2018
2010- 1-  43-SEA
DL-60Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2013-08-30
213Danny HultzenPSeattle Mariners6-2 195 L-L 1989-11-28 22Bethesda,Maryland AAA2009-2016-
2011- 1-   2-SEA
MinorsChicago Cubs (MLB)
221Jacob TurnerPDetroit Tigers6-4 205 R-R 1991-05-21 21St. Charles,Missouri MLB2010-20182011-2018
2009- 1-   9-DET
MinorsDetroit Tigers (AAA)2011-07-30
231Mike MontgomeryPKansas City Royals6-5 180 L-L 1989-07-01 22Valencia,California MLB2008-20182015-2018
2008- 1-  36-KCA
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2015-06-02
242Bubba StarlingOFKansas City Royals6-4 180 R-R 1992-08-03 19Gardner,Kansas AAA2012-2018-
2011- 1-   5-KCA
MinorsKansas City Royals (AAA)
252Archie BradleyPArizona Diamondbacks6-4 225 R-R 1992-08-10 19Broken Arrow,Oklahoma MLB2011-20182015-2018
2011- 1-   7-ARI
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2015-04-11
261Jarrod ParkerPOakland Athletics6-1 180 R-R 1988-11-24 23Fort Wayne,Indiana MLB2008-20152011-2013
2007- 1-   9-ARI
Retired   2011-09-27
272Carlos MartinezPSt. Louis Cardinals6-0 165 R-R 1991-09-21 20Colinas del sur,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182013-2018
2012-   UDFA-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)2013-05-03
283Wil MyersRFKansas City Royals6-3 190 R-R 1990-12-10 21Thomasville,North Carolina MLB2009-20182013-2018
2009- 3-  91-KCA
ActiveSan Diego Padres (MLB)2013-06-18
292Manny BanuelosPNew York Yankees5-10 155 L-L 1991-03-13 21El Vergelito,Mexico MLB2008-20182015-2015
2008-   UDFA-NYA
MinorsLos Angeles Dodgers (AAA)2015-07-02
301Drew PomeranzPColorado Rockies6-5 190 R-L 1988-11-22 23Collierville,Tennessee MLB2008-20182011-2018
2010- 1-   5-CLE
DL-10Boston Red Sox (AAA)2011-09-11
313Martin PerezPTexas Rangers6-0 165 L-L 1991-04-04 21Guanare estado Portuguesa,Venezuela MLB2008-20182012-2018
2007-   UDFA-TEX
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)2012-06-27
321Brett JacksonOFChicago Cubs6-2 210 L-R 1988-08-02 23Berkeley,California MLB2007-20152012-2014
2009- 1-  31-CHN
Free Agent   2012-08-05
333Yonder Alonso1BSan Diego Padres6-2 215 L-R 1987-04-08 25Miami,Florida MLB2006-20182010-2018
2008- 1-   7-CIN
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)2010-09-01
341Jonathan Singleton1BHouston Astros6-2 215 L-L 1991-09-18 20Lakewood,California MLB2009-20172014-2015
2009- 8- 257-PHI
Free Agent   2014-06-03
351Zack WheelerPNew York Mets6-3 180 R-R 1990-05-30 22Dallas,Georgia MLB2010-20182013-2018
2009- 1-   6-SFN
ActiveNew York Mets (MLB)2013-06-18
362Brad PeacockPOakland Athletics6-1 175 R-R 1988-02-02 24Miami,Florida MLB2007-20182011-2018
2006-41-1231-WAS
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)2011-09-06
371Francisco LindorSSCleveland Indians5-11 175 B-R 1993-11-14 18Caguas,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20182015-2018
2011- 1-   8-CLE
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)2015-06-14
381Gary BrownOFSan Francisco Giants6-0 170 R-R 1988-09-28 23Upland,California MLB2008-20172014-2014
2010- 1-  24-SFN
Free Agent   2014-09-03
392Anthony GoseCF-OFToronto Blue Jays6-1 190 L-L 1990-08-10 21Bellflower,California MLB2008-20182012-2016
2008- 2-  51-PHI
MinorsTexas Rangers (AA)2012-07-17
402Arodys VizcainoPAtlanta Braves6-0 189 R-R 1990-11-13 21Yaguate,Dom Rep MLB2008-20182011-2018
2007-   UDFA-NYA
DL-10Atlanta Braves (MLB)2011-08-10
411Christian YelichLF-OFMiami Marlins6-4 185 L-R 1991-12-05 20Thousand Oaks,California MLB2010-20182013-2018
2010- 1-  23-FLO
ActiveMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)2013-07-23
422Nolan Arenado3BColorado Rockies6-1 205 R-R 1991-04-16 21Lake Forest,California MLB2009-20182013-2018
2009- 2-  59-COL
ActiveColorado Rockies (MLB)2013-04-28
434Mike Olt3BTexas Rangers6-2 190 R-R 1988-08-27 23Branford,Connecticut MLB2008-20182012-2015
2010- 1-  49-TEX
MinorsBoston Red Sox (AAA)2012-08-02
442Hak-Ju LeeSSTampa Bay Rays6-2 175 L-R 1990-11-04 21Seoul,Korea AAA2009-2016-   Free Agent  
452Nick CastellanosLF-OFDetroit Tigers6-4 195 R-R 1992-03-04 20Davie,Florida MLB2010-20182013-2018
2010- 1-  44-DET
ActiveDetroit Tigers (MLB)2013-09-01
463Randall DelgadoPAtlanta Braves6-3 165 R-R 1990-02-09 22Las Tablas,Panama MLB2008-20182011-2017
2006-   UDFA-ATL
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2011-06-17
471Anthony Rizzo1BChicago Cubs6-3 220 L-L 1989-08-08 22Fort Lauderdale,Florida MLB2007-20182011-2018
2007- 6- 204-BOS
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2011-06-09
482Billy HamiltonCF-OFCincinnati Reds6-1 160 R-R 1990-09-09 21Taylorsville,Mississippi MLB2009-20182013-2018
2009- 2-  57-CIN
ActiveCincinnati Reds (MLB)2013-09-03
492Rymer LirianoRFSan Diego Padres6-0 211 R-R 1991-06-20 21Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2009-20182014-2017
2007-   UDFA-SDN
Free Agent   2014-08-11
502Jarred CosartPHouston Astros6-3 180 R-R 1990-05-25 22League City,Texas MLB2009-20172013-2017
2008-38-1156-PHI
Free Agent   2013-07-12
511Will Middlebrooks3BBoston Red Sox6-3 197 R-R 1988-09-09 23Greenville,Texas MLB2008-20172012-2017
2007- 5- 174-BOS
MinorsPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)2012-05-02
524James PaxtonPSeattle Mariners6-3 200 L-L 1988-11-06 23Richmond,BC MLB2007-20182013-2018
2010- 4- 132-SEA
DL-10Seattle Mariners (MLB)2013-09-07
534Yasmani GrandalCSan Diego Padres6-2 215 B-R 1988-11-08 23Miami,Florida MLB2008-20182012-2018
2010- 1-  12-CIN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)2012-06-02
542Matt HarveyPNew York Mets6-4 210 R-R 1989-03-27 23New London,Connecticut MLB2008-20182012-2018
2010- 1-   7-NYN
ActiveCincinnati Reds (MLB)2012-07-26
552Jean SeguraSSLos Angeles Angels5-11 155 R-R 1990-03-17 22San Juan,Dom Rep MLB2008-20182012-2018
2007-   UDFA-ANA
ActiveSeattle Mariners (MLB)2012-07-24
561Wily PeraltaPMilwaukee Brewers6-2 191 R-R 1989-05-08 23Samana,Dom Rep MLB2006-20182012-2018
2005-   UDFA-MIL
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)2012-04-22
574A.J. ColePOakland Athletics6-5 200 R-R 1992-01-05 20Winter Springs,Florida MLB2010-20182015-2018
2010- 4- 116-WAS
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)2015-04-28
582Xander BogaertsSSBoston Red Sox6-3 185 R-R 1992-10-01 19San Nicolas,Aruba MLB2010-20182013-2018
2009-   UDFA-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)2013-08-20
593George SpringerOFHouston Astros6-3 205 R-R 1989-09-19 22New Britain,Connecticut MLB2009-20182014-2018
2011- 1-  11-HOU
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)2014-04-16
603Josh BellRF-OFPittsburgh Pirates6-4 195 B-R 1992-08-14 19Irving,Texas MLB2012-20182016-2018
2011- 2-  61-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2016-07-08
612Javier BaezSSChicago Cubs6-0 180 R-R 1992-12-01 19Toa Baja,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20182014-2018
2011- 1-   9-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2014-08-05
621Zach LeePLos Angeles Dodgers6-3 195 R-R 1991-09-13 20McKinney,Texas MLB2011-20182015-2017
2010- 1-  28-LAN
MinorsTampa Bay Rays (AAA)2015-07-25
633Dellin BetancesPNew York Yankees6-8 215 R-R 1988-03-23 24Brooklyn,New York MLB2006-20182011-2018
2006- 8- 254-NYA
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)2011-09-22
643Matt SzczurOFChicago Cubs6-1 190 R-R 1989-07-20 22Cape May,New Jersey MLB2009-20182014-2018
2010- 5- 160-CHN
MinorsSan Diego Padres (AAA)2014-08-17
653Sonny GrayPOakland Athletics6-0 185 R-R 1989-11-07 22Smyrna,Tennessee MLB2009-20182013-2018
2011- 1-  18-OAK
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)2013-07-10
661Addison ReedPChicago White Sox6-3 215 L-L 1988-12-27 23Montclair,California MLB2008-20182011-2018
2010- 3-  95-CHA
DL-10Minnesota Twins (MLB)2011-09-04
673Jake MarisnickCF-OFToronto Blue Jays6-4 200 R-R 1991-03-30 21Riverside,California MLB2010-20182013-2018
2009- 3- 104-TOR
MinorsHouston Astros (AAA)2013-07-23
684Jake OdorizziPKansas City Royals6-2 175 R-R 1990-03-27 22Highland,Illinois MLB2008-20182012-2018
2008- 1-  32-MIL
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)2012-09-23
691Trevor MayPPhiladelphia Phillies6-5 215 R-R 1989-09-23 22Kelso,Washington MLB2008-20182014-2016
2008- 4- 136-PHI
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AAA)2014-08-09
702Taylor JungmannPMilwaukee Brewers6-6 195 R-R 1989-12-18 22Temple,Texas MLB2009-20172015-2017
2011- 1-  12-MIL
Free Agent   2015-06-09
713Jed BradleyPMilwaukee Brewers6-3 203 L-L 1990-06-12 22Huntsville,Alabama MLB2009-20172016-2016
2011- 1-  15-MIL
Retired   2016-09-03
723Blake SwihartCBoston Red Sox6-1 175 B-R 1992-04-03 20Rio Rancho,New Mexico MLB2011-20182015-2018
2011- 1-  26-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)2015-05-02
734Starling MarteLFPittsburgh Pirates6-2 190 R-R 1988-10-09 23Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2009-20182012-2018
2006-   UDFA-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2012-07-26
743Oscar TaverasOFSt. Louis Cardinals6-2 180 L-L 1992-06-19 20Puerto Plata,Dom Rep MLB2010-20142014-2014
2008-   UDFA-SLN
Free Agent   2014-05-31
755Zack CozartSSCincinnati Reds6-1 185 R-R 1985-08-12 26Memphis,Tennessee MLB2005-20182011-2018
2007- 2-  79-CIN
DL-60Los Angeles Angels (MLB)2011-07-07
763Casey KellyPSan Diego Padres6-3 194 R-R 1989-10-04 22Sarasota,Florida MLB2008-20182012-2016
2008- 1-  30-BOS
MinorsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)2012-08-27
775Nick Franklin2BSeattle Mariners6-1 180 B-R 1991-03-02 21Longwood,Florida MLB2009-20182013-2018
2009- 1-  27-SEA
DL-60Milwaukee Brewers (MLB)2013-05-27
784Cory Spangenberg2BSan Diego Padres6-0 184 L-R 1991-03-16 21Clarks Summit,Pennsylvania MLB2010-20182014-2018
2011- 1-  10-SDN
MinorsSan Diego Padres (AAA)2014-09-01
795Leonys MartinCFTexas Rangers6-1 180 L-R 1988-03-06 24Villa Clara,Cuba MLB2011-20182011-2018
2011-   UDFA-TEX
DL-10Detroit Tigers (AAA)2011-09-02
805Michael ChoiceOFOakland Athletics6-0 190 R-R 1989-11-10 22Mansfield,Texas MLB2008-20172013-2015
2010- 1-  10-OAK
International   2013-09-02
814Gary SanchezCNew York Yankees6-2 195 R-R 1992-12-02 19Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20182015-2018
2009-   UDFA-NYA
DL-10New York Yankees (AAA)2015-10-03
823Jonathan Schoop2BBaltimore Orioles6-1 187 R-R 1991-10-06 20Willemstad,Curacao MLB2010-20182013-2018
2008-   UDFA-BAL
ActiveBaltimore Orioles (MLB)2013-09-25
833Garrett RichardsPLos Angeles Angels6-3 200 R-R 1988-05-27 24Riverside,California MLB2007-20182011-2018
2009- 1-  42-ANA
DL-10Los Angeles Angels (MLB)2011-08-10
845Cheslor Cuthbert3BKansas City Royals6-1 190 R-R 1992-11-16 19Corneta,Nicaragua MLB2010-20182015-2018
2009-   UDFA-KCA
DL-10Kansas City Royals (AAA)2015-07-07
855Mason WilliamsOFNew York Yankees6-0 150 L-R 1991-08-21 20Winter Garden,Florida MLB2010-20182015-2017
2010- 4- 145-NYA
MinorsCincinnati Reds (MLB)2015-06-12
863Chad BettisPColorado Rockies6-1 180 R-R 1989-04-26 23Lubbock,Texas MLB2008-20182013-2018
2010- 2-  76-COL
DL-10Colorado Rockies (MLB)2013-08-01
874Wilin RosarioCColorado Rockies5-11 175 R-R 1989-02-23 23Bonao,Dom Rep MLB2007-20152011-2015
2006-   UDFA-COL
Free Agent   2011-09-06
884Zack Cox3BSt. Louis Cardinals6-0 215 L-R 1989-05-09 23Louisville,Kentucky AAA2009-2017-
2010- 1-  25-SLN
Free Agent  
893Chris ArcherPTampa Bay Rays6-2 165 R-R 1988-09-26 23Clayton,North Carolina MLB2006-20182012-2018
2006- 5- 161-CLE
ActiveTampa Bay Rays (MLB)2012-06-20
904Taylor GuerrieriPTampa Bay Rays6-3 195 R-R 1992-12-01 19Columbia,South Carolina AAA2012-2018-
2011- 1-  24-TBA
MinorsToronto Blue Jays (AAA)
914Daniel NorrisPToronto Blue Jays6-2 180 L-L 1993-04-25 19Johnson City,Tennessee MLB2012-20182014-2018
2011- 2-  74-TOR
DL-60Detroit Tigers (MLB)2014-09-05
924Andrelton SimmonsSSAtlanta Braves6-2 170 R-R 1989-09-04 22Mundo Nobo,Netherlands Antilles MLB2010-20182012-2018
2010- 2-  70-ATL
ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)2012-06-02
935Kolten Wong2BSt. Louis Cardinals5-8 175 L-R 1990-10-10 21Hilo,Hawaii MLB2009-20182013-2018
2011- 1-  22-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)2013-08-16
946Tyrell JenkinsPSt. Louis Cardinals6-4 180 R-R 1992-07-20 19Henderson,Texas MLB2010-20172016-2016
2010- 1-  50-SLN
Free Agent   2016-06-22
952Allen WebsterPLos Angeles Dodgers6-2 165 R-R 1990-02-10 22Madison,North Carolina MLB2008-20172013-2015
2008-18- 547-LAN
MinorsAZL Cubs 2 (Rk)2013-04-21
963Nathan EovaldiPLos Angeles Dodgers6-3 195 R-R 1990-02-13 22Alvin,Texas MLB2008-20182011-2018
2008-11- 337-LAN
ActiveTampa Bay Rays (MLB)2011-08-06
975Matt Davidson3BArizona Diamondbacks6-3 210 R-R 1991-03-26 21Yucaipa,California MLB2009-20182013-2018
2009- 1-  35-ARI
ActiveChicago White Sox (MLB)2013-08-11
986Jedd Gyorko2BSan Diego Padres5-10 195 R-R 1988-09-23 23Morgantown,West Virginia MLB2008-20182013-2018
2010- 2-  59-SDN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)2013-04-01
992Joe BensonOFDetroit Tigers6-2 210 R-R 1988-03-05 24Joliet,Illinois MLB2006-20172011-2011
2006- 2-  64-MIN
Free Agent   2011-09-06
1009Christian Villanueva3BTexas Rangers5-11 160 R-R 1991-06-19 21Guadalajara,Mexico MLB2010-20182017-2018
2008-   UDFA-TEX
ActiveSan Diego Padres (MLB)2017-09-18