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rank player name pos prospect Team tm rk pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years draft info
1 Bryce Harper rf Washington Nationals 1 rf 6-3 210 L R 1992-10-16 Las Vegas,NV MLB 2012-2022 2011-2022
2010-  1-   1-WAS
2 Mike Trout cf Los Angeles Angels 1 cf 6-1 200 R R 1991-08-07 Millville,NJ MLB 2011-2022 2009-2022
2009-  1-  25-ANA
3 Jesus Montero c New York Yankees 1 c 6-4 225 R R 1989-11-29 Guacara,VZ MLB 2011-2015 2007-2018
2006-    UDFA-NYA
4 Domonic Brown lf Philadelphia Phillies 1 lf 6-5 204 L L 1987-09-03 Lithonia,GA MLB 2010-2015 2006-2019
2006- 20- 607-PHI
5 Julio Teheran p Atlanta Braves 1 p 6-2 150 R R 1991-01-27 Cartagena,CB MLB 2011-2021 2008-2021
2007-    UDFA-ATL
6 Jeremy Hellickson p Tampa Bay Rays 1 p 6-1 185 R R 1987-04-08 Des Moines,IA MLB 2010-2019 2005-2019
2005-  4- 118-TBA
7 Aroldis Chapman p Cincinnati Reds 1 p 6-4 218 L L 1988-02-28 Holguin,CU MLB 2010-2022 2010-2022
2010-    UDFA-CIN
8 Eric Hosmer 1b Kansas City Royals 1 1b 6-4 226 L L 1989-10-24 Cooper City,FL MLB 2011-2022 2008-2022
2008-  1-   3-KCA
9 Mike Moustakas 3b-1b Kansas City Royals 3 3b-1b 6-0 225 L R 1988-09-11 Los Angeles,CA MLB 2011-2022 2007-2022
2007-  1-   2-KCA
10 Wil Myers rf Kansas City Royals 2 rf 6-3 207 R R 1990-12-10 Thomasville,NC MLB 2013-2022 2009-2022
2009-  3-  91-KCA
11 Jameson Taillon p Pittsburgh Pirates 1 p 6-5 230 R R 1991-11-18 The Woodlands,TX MLB 2016-2022 2011-2022
2010-  1-   2-PIT
12 Dustin Ackley 2b-cf Seattle Mariners 1 2b-cf 6-1 182 L R 1988-02-26 Winston-Salem,NC MLB 2011-2016 2007-2018
2009-  1-   2-SEA
13 Shelby Miller p St. Louis Cardinals 1 p 6-3 195 R R 1990-10-10 Brownwood,TX MLB 2012-2021 2009-2022
2009-  1-  19-SLN
14 Manny Machado 3b Baltimore Orioles 1 3b 6-3 218 R R 1992-07-06 Hialeah,FL MLB 2012-2022 2010-2022
2010-  1-   3-BAL
15 Matt Moore p Tampa Bay Rays 2 p 6-2 200 L L 1989-06-18 Fort Walton Beach,FL MLB 2011-2022 2007-2022
2007-  8- 245-TBA
16 Michael Pineda p Seattle Mariners 2 p 6-7 280 R R 1989-01-18 San Cristobal,DR MLB 2011-2022 2008-2022
2005-    UDFA-SEA
17 Freddie Freeman 1b Atlanta Braves 2 1b 6-5 220 L R 1989-09-12 Orange,CA MLB 2010-2022 2007-2022
2007-  2-  78-ATL
18 John Lamb p Kansas City Royals 4 p 6-3 185 L L 1990-07-10 Laguna Hills,CA MLB 2015-2018 2009-2018
2008-  5- 145-KCA
19 Mike Montgomery p Kansas City Royals 5 p 6-5 220 L L 1989-07-01 Valencia,CA MLB 2015-2020 2008-2022
2008-  1-  36-KCA
20 Chris Sale p Chicago White Sox 1 p 6-6 183 L L 1989-03-30 Lakeland,FL MLB 2010-2021 2008-2022
2010-  1-  13-CHA
21 Jacob Turner p Detroit Tigers 1 p 6-4 205 R R 1991-05-21 St. Charles,MO MLB 2011-2018 2010-2018
2009-  1-   9-DET
22 Desmond Jennings cf Tampa Bay Rays 3 cf 6-2 180 R R 1986-10-30 Birmingham,AL MLB 2010-2016 2006-2018
2006- 10- 289-TBA
23 Brandon Belt 1b San Francisco Giants 1 1b 6-3 231 L L 1988-04-20 Nacogdoches,TX MLB 2011-2022 2008-2022
2009-  5- 147-SFN
24 Martin Perez p Texas Rangers 1 p 6-0 200 L L 1991-04-04 Guanare estado Portuguesa,VZ MLB 2012-2022 2008-2022
2007-    UDFA-TEX
25 Lonnie Chisenhall 3b Cleveland Indians 1 3b 6-1 200 L R 1988-10-04 Morehead City,NC MLB 2011-2018 2007-2019
2008-  1-  29-CLE
rank player name pos prospect Team tm rk pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years draft info
26 Dee Strange-Gordon ss-2b Los Angeles Dodgers 1 ss-2b 5-11 166 L R 1988-04-22 Windermere,FL MLB 2011-2022 2008-2022
2008-  4- 127-LAN
27 Chris Archer p Tampa Bay Rays 1 p 6-2 195 R R 1988-09-26 Clayton,NC MLB 2012-2022 2006-2022
2006-  5- 161-CLE
28 Zack Britton p Baltimore Orioles 2 p 6-1 200 L L 1987-12-22 Panorama City,CA MLB 2011-2021 2006-2021
2006-  3-  85-BAL
29 Kyle Drabek p Toronto Blue Jays 1 p 6-1 190 R R 1987-12-08 Victoria,TX MLB 2010-2016 2006-2018
2006-  1-  18-PHI
30 Gary Sanchez c New York Yankees 2 c 6-2 230 R R 1992-12-02 Santo Domingo,DR MLB 2015-2022 2010-2022
2009-    UDFA-NYA
31 Casey Kelly p San Diego Padres 1,1 p 6-3 194 R R 1989-10-04 Sarasota,FL MLB 2012-2018 2008-2018
2008-  1-  30-BOS
32 Tyler Matzek p Colorado Rockies 1 p 6-3 230 L L 1990-10-19 Mission Viejo,CA MLB 2014-2022 2010-2022
2009-  1-  11-COL
33 Jarrod Parker p Arizona Diamondbacks 1 p 6-1 180 R R 1988-11-24 Fort Wayne,IN MLB 2011-2013 2008-2015
2007-  1-   9-ARI
34 Kyle Gibson p Kansas City Royals 1 p 6-6 215 R R 1987-10-23 Greenfield,IN MLB 2013-2022 2007-2022
2009-  1-  22-MIN
35 Randall Delgado p Atlanta Braves 3 p 6-3 165 R R 1990-02-09 Las Tablas,PN MLB 2011-2018 2008-2019
2006-    UDFA-ATL
36 Travis D'Arnaud c Toronto Blue Jays 4 c 6-2 210 R R 1989-02-10 Lakewood,CA MLB 2013-2022 2007-2022
2007-  1-  37-PHI
37 Mike Minor p Atlanta Braves 4 p 6-4 210 R L 1987-12-26 Chapel Hill,TN MLB 2010-2022 2007-2022
2009-  1-   7-ATL
38 Brett Jackson of Chicago Cubs 2 of 6-2 210 L R 1988-08-02 Berkeley,CA MLB 2012-2014 2007-2015
2009-  1-  31-CHN
39 Jonathan Singleton 1b Philadelphia Phillies 2 1b 6-2 215 L L 1991-09-18 Lakewood,CA MLB 2014-2015 2009-2022
2009-  8- 257-PHI
40 Brett Lawrie 3b Toronto Blue Jays -- 3b 5-11 200 R R 1990-01-18 Langley,BC MLB 2011-2016 2009-2016
2008-  1-  16-MIL
41 Manny Banuelos p New York Yankees 4 p 5-10 155 L L 1991-03-13 El Vergelito,MX MLB 2015-2022 2008-2022
2008-    UDFA-NYA
42 Jordan Lyles p Houston Astros 1 p 6-5 230 R R 1990-10-19 Hartsville,SC MLB 2011-2022 2008-2022
2008-  1-  38-HOU
43 Dellin Betances p New York Yankees 3 p 6-8 265 R R 1988-03-23 Brooklyn,NY MLB 2011-2021 2006-2022
2006-  8- 254-NYA
44 Jenrry Mejia p New York Mets 1 p 6-0 162 R R 1989-10-11 Azua,DR MLB 2010-2015 2008-2021
2007-    UDFA-NYN
45 Aaron Hicks cf Kansas City Royals 2 cf 6-1 205 B R 1989-10-02 Long Beach,CA MLB 2013-2022 2008-2022
2008-  1-  14-MIN
46 Tony Sanchez c Pittsburgh Pirates 2 c 6-0 220 R R 1988-05-20 Miami,FL MLB 2013-2017 2007-2019
2009-  1-   4-PIT
47 Alex White p Cleveland Indians 2 p 6-3 185 R R 1988-08-29 Greenville,NC MLB 2011-2012 2007-2018
2009-  1-  15-CLE
48 Trey McNutt p Chicago Cubs 3 p 6-4 205 R R 1989-08-02 Haleyville,AL AAA -- 2009-2019
2009- 32- 980-CHN
49 Wilin Rosario c Colorado Rockies 2 c 5-11 175 R R 1989-02-23 Bonao,DR MLB 2011-2015 2007-2021
2006-    UDFA-COL
50 Billy Hamilton cf-lf Cincinnati Reds 2 cf-lf 6-0 155 B R 1990-09-09 Taylorsville,MS MLB 2013-2021 2009-2022
2009-  2-  57-CIN
rank player name pos prospect Team tm rk pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years draft info
51 Christian Colon lf-3b Kansas City Royals 6 lf-3b 6-0 180 R R 1989-05-14 Cayey,PR MLB 2014-2020 2008-2021
2010-  1-   4-KCA
52 Jose Iglesias ss Boston Red Sox 2 ss 6-5 220 R R 1987-09-28 Miami,FL College -- 2007-2010
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53 Nick Franklin 2b Seattle Mariners 3 2b 6-1 180 B R 1991-03-02 Longwood,FL MLB 2013-2018 2009-2021
2009-  1-  27-SEA
54 Jason Kipnis 2b Cleveland Indians 3 2b 5-11 200 L R 1987-04-03 Evanston,IL MLB 2011-2020 2006-2021
2009-  2-  63-CLE
55 Zack Wheeler p San Francisco Giants 2 p 6-4 195 R R 1990-05-30 Dallas,GA MLB 2013-2022 2010-2022
2009-  1-   6-SFN
56 Brody Colvin p Philadelphia Phillies 3 p 6-3 195 R R 1990-08-14 Lafayette,LA AA -- 2009-2014
2009-  7- 227-PHI
57 Jean Segura 2b Los Angeles Angels 3 2b 5-10 220 R R 1990-03-17 San Juan,DR MLB 2012-2022 2008-2022
2007-    UDFA-ANA
58 Simon Castro p San Diego Padres 3 p 6-5 203 R R 1988-04-09 San Jose de los Llanos,DR MLB 2013-2017 2007-2018
2006-    UDFA-SDN
59 Wilmer Flores 3b-1b New York Mets 2 3b-1b 6-2 213 R R 1991-08-06 Valencia,VZ MLB 2013-2022 2008-2022
2007-    UDFA-NYN
60 Miguel Sano 1b Minnesota Twins 3 1b 6-4 272 R R 1993-05-11 San Pedro de Macoris,DR MLB 2015-2022 2010-2022
2009-    UDFA-MIN
61 Drew Pomeranz p Cleveland Indians 4 p 6-5 246 R L 1988-11-22 Collierville,TN MLB 2011-2021 2008-2021
2010-  1-   5-CLE
62 Zack Cox 3b St. Louis Cardinals 2 3b 6-0 215 L R 1989-05-09 Louisville,KY AAA -- 2009-2017
2010-  1-  25-SLN
63 Grant Green 2b Oakland Athletics 1 2b 6-3 170 R R 1987-09-27 Anaheim Hills,CA MLB 2013-2017 2007-2018
2009-  1-  13-OAK
64 Devin Mesoraco c Cincinnati Reds 3 c 6-1 200 R R 1988-06-19 DuBois,PA MLB 2011-2018 2007-2018
2007-  1-  15-CIN
65 Nick Castellanos rf Detroit Tigers 2 rf 6-4 203 R R 1992-03-04 Davie,FL MLB 2013-2022 2010-2022
2010-  1-  44-DET
66 Danny Espinosa 2b Washington Nationals 3 2b 6-0 190 B R 1987-04-25 Santa Ana,CA MLB 2010-2017 2006-2021
2008-  3-  87-WAS
67 Anthony Ranaudo p Boston Red Sox 4 p 6-7 225 R R 1989-09-09 Jackson,NJ MLB 2014-2016 2008-2016
2010-  1-  39-BOS
68 Danny Duffy p Kansas City Royals 7 p 6-3 185 L L 1988-12-21 Goleta,CA MLB 2011-2021 2007-2021
2007-  3-  96-KCA
69 Jake Odorizzi p Kansas City Royals -- p 6-2 190 R R 1990-03-27 Highland,IL MLB 2012-2022 2008-2022
2008-  1-  32-MIL
70 Jarred Cosart p Philadelphia Phillies 4 p 6-3 180 R R 1990-05-25 League City,TX MLB 2013-2017 2009-2017
2008- 38-1156-PHI
71 Jake McGee p Tampa Bay Rays 4 p 6-4 229 L L 1986-08-06 San Jose,CA MLB 2010-2022 2004-2022
2004-  5- 135-TBA
72 Derek Norris c Washington Nationals 2 c 6-0 210 R R 1989-02-14 Goddard,KS MLB 2012-2017 2007-2018
2007-  4- 130-WAS
73 Yonder Alonso 1b Cincinnati Reds 4 1b 6-2 215 L R 1987-04-08 Miami,FL MLB 2010-2019 2006-2019
2008-  1-   7-CIN
74 Jurickson Profar lf-rf Texas Rangers 2 lf-rf 6-0 184 B R 1993-02-20 Willemstad,CC MLB 2012-2022 2010-2022
2009-    UDFA-TEX
75 Anthony Rizzo 1b San Diego Padres 3,2 1b 6-3 240 L L 1989-08-08 Fort Lauderdale,FL MLB 2011-2022 2007-2022
2007-  6- 204-BOS
rank player name pos prospect Team tm rk pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years draft info
76 Tyler Chatwood p Los Angeles Angels 2 p 5-11 200 R R 1989-12-16 Redlands,CA MLB 2011-2021 2008-2021
2008-  2-  74-ANA
77 Cesar Puello rf-lf New York Mets 3 rf-lf 6-2 220 R R 1991-04-01 La Romana,DR MLB 2017-2020 2008-2021
2007-    UDFA-NYN
78 Andrew Brackman p New York Yankees 5 p 6-11 230 R R 1985-12-04 Cincinnati,OH MLB 2011-2011 2005-2013
2007-  1-  30-NYA
79 Stetson Allie p Pittsburgh Pirates 3 p 6-2 220 R R 1991-03-13 Olmsted Falls,OH AAA -- 2011-2021
2010-  2-  52-PIT
80 Nolan Arenado 3b Colorado Rockies 3 3b 6-2 215 R R 1991-04-16 Lake Forest,CA MLB 2013-2022 2009-2022
2009-  2-  59-COL
81 Matt Dominguez 3b Florida Marlins 1 3b 6-2 185 R R 1989-08-28 Chatsworth,CA MLB 2011-2016 2007-2018
2007-  1-  12-MIA
82 Tyler Skaggs p Arizona Diamondbacks 2 p 6-4 180 L L 1991-07-13 Venice,CA MLB 2012-2019 2009-2019
2009-  1-  40-ANA
83 Chris Dwyer p Kansas City Royals 8 p 6-3 210 R L 1988-04-10 Boston,MA MLB 2013-2013 2009-2015
2009-  4- 122-KCA
84 Tanner Scheppers p Texas Rangers 3 p 6-4 195 R R 1987-01-17 Mission Viejo,CA MLB 2012-2017 2006-2019
2009-  1-  44-TEX
85 Brent Morel 3b Chicago White Sox 2 3b 6-1 220 R R 1987-04-21 Bakersfield,CA MLB 2010-2015 2006-2017
2008-  3-  86-CHA
86 Craig Kimbrel p Atlanta Braves 5 p 6-0 215 R R 1988-05-28 Huntsville,AL MLB 2010-2022 2008-2022
2008-  3-  96-ATL
87 Andy Oliver p Detroit Tigers 3 p 6-4 205 L L 1987-12-03 Vermillon,OH MLB 2010-2011 2007-2017
2009-  2-  58-DET
88 Josh Sale lf Tampa Bay Rays 5 lf 6-0 215 L R 1991-07-05 Seattle,WA AAA -- 2011-2022
2010-  1-  17-TBA
89 Zach Lee p Los Angeles Dodgers 2 p 6-3 195 R R 1991-09-13 McKinney,TX MLB 2015-2017 2011-2022
2010-  1-  28-LAN
90 Rubby De La Rosa p Los Angeles Dodgers 3 p 6-1 170 R R 1989-03-04 Santo Domingo,DR MLB 2011-2017 2009-2021
2007-    UDFA-LAN
91 Chris Carter 1b-lf Oakland Athletics 2 1b-lf 6-4 220 R R 1986-12-18 Redwood City,CA MLB 2010-2017 2005-2021
2005- 15- 455-CHA
92 Hak-Ju Lee ss Tampa Bay Rays 4 ss 6-2 175 L R 1990-11-04 Seoul,KR AAA -- 2009-2016
2008-    UDFA-CHN
93 Arodys Vizcaino p Atlanta Braves 7 p 6-0 189 R R 1990-11-13 Yaguate,DR MLB 2011-2022 2008-2022
2007-    UDFA-NYA
94 Jonathan Villar 3b-ss Houston Astros 3 3b-ss 6-0 233 B R 1991-05-02 La Vega,DR MLB 2013-2022 2009-2022
2008-    UDFA-PHI
95 Deck McGuire p Toronto Blue Jays 2 p 6-6 235 R R 1989-06-23 Richmond,VA MLB 2017-2018 2008-2022
2010-  1-  11-TOR
96 Wilson Ramos c-dh Washington Nationals 5 c-dh 6-1 245 R R 1987-08-10 Valencia,VZ MLB 2010-2021 2006-2021
2004-    UDFA-MIN
97 Drake Britton p Boston Red Sox 5 p 6-2 200 L L 1989-05-22 Magnolia,TX MLB 2013-2014 2008-2018
2007- 23- 714-BOS
98 Austin Romine c New York Yankees 6 c 6-1 216 R R 1988-11-22 Lake Forest,CA MLB 2011-2022 2007-2022
2007-  2-  94-NYA
99 Matt Davidson 1b-3b Arizona Diamondbacks 3 1b-3b 6-3 230 R R 1991-03-26 Yucaipa,CA MLB 2013-2022 2009-2022
2009-  1-  35-ARI
100 Joe Benson of Kansas City Royals 4 of 6-2 210 R R 1988-03-05 Joliet,IL MLB 2011-2011 2006-2019
2006-  2-  64-MIN
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