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March 3, 2010

Future Shock

Top 101 Prospects

by Kevin Goldstein

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Kevin Goldstein has ranked the top 11 prospects in each of the 30 major-league organizations. Now, he ranks baseball's top 101 prospects.

  1. Stephen Strasburg, RHP, Nationals
  2. Jason Heyward, OF, Braves
  3. Neftali Feliz, RHP, Rangers
  4. Jesus Montero, C, Yankees
  5. Mike Stanton, OF, Marlins
  6. Pedro Alvarez, 3B, Pirates
  7. Desmond Jennings, OF, Rays
  8. Carlos Santana, C, Indians
  9. Buster Posey, C, Giants
  10. Aroldis Chapman, LHP, Reds
  11. Chris Carter, 1BAthletics
  12. Dustin Ackley, OF/2B, Mariners
  13. Jeremy Hellickson, RHP, Rays
  14. Ryan Westmoreland, OF, Red Sox
  15. Martin Perez, LHP, Rangers
  16. Kyle Drabek, RHP, Blue Jays
  17. Justin Smoak, 1B, Rangers
  18. Brian Matusz, LHP, Orioles
  19. Alcides Escobar, SS, Brewers
  20. Michael Taylor, OF, Athletics
  21. Madison Bumgarner, LHP, Giants
  22. Christian Friedrich, LHP, Rockies
  23. Tyler Matzek, LHP, Rockies
  24. Domonic Brown, OF, Phillies
  25. Jacob Turner, RHP, Tigers
  26. Aaron Hicks, of, Twins
  27. Dee Gordon, SS, Dodgers
  28. Derek Norris, C, Nationals
  29. Donovan Tate, OF, Padres
  30. Casey Kelly, RHP, Red Sox
  31. Josh Vitters, 3B, Cubs
  32. Casey Crosby, LHP, Tigers
  33. Julio Teheran, RHP, Braves
  34. Wade Davis, RHP, Rays
  35. Miguel Sano, SS, Twins
  36. Mike Montgomery, LHP, Royals
  37. Starlin Castro, SS, Cubs
  38. Shelby Miller, RHP, Cardinals
  39. Josh Bell, 3B, Orioles
  40. Chris Withrow, RHP, Dodgers
  41. Matt Moore, LHP, Rays
  42. Alex Colome, LHP, Rays
  43. Lonnie Chisenhall, 3B, Indians
  44. Brett Wallace, 1B, Blue Jays
  45. Arodys Vizcaino, RHP, Braves
  46. Ben Revere, OF, Twins
  47. Simon Castro, RHP, Padres
  48. Jennry Mejia, RHP, Mets
  49. Austin Jackson, of, Tigers
  50. Logan Morrison, 1B, Marlins
  51. Freddie Freeman, 1B, Braves
  52. Jarrod Parker, RHP, Diamondbacks
  53. Mike Trout, OF, Angels
  54. Aaron Crow, RHP, Royals
  55. Dan Hudson, RHP, White Sox
  56. Tim Beckham, SS, Rays
  57. Scott Sizemore, 2B, Tigers
  58. Josh Reddick, OF, Red Sox
  59. Mike Leake, RHP, Reds
  60. Drew Storen, RHP, Nationals
  61. Jared Mitchell, OF, White Sox
  62. Michael Saunders, OF, Mariners
  63. Hak-Ju Lee, SS, Cubs
  64. James Darnell, 3B, Padres
  65. Wilson Ramos, C, Twins
  66. Michael Inoa, RHP, Athletics
  67. Todd Frazier, 2B, Reds
  68. Tanner Scheppers, RHP, Rangers
  69. Reid Brignac, SS, Rays
  70. Jake Arrieta, RHP, Orioles
  71. Kyle Gibson, RHP, Twins
  72. Tyler Flowers, C, White Sox
  73. Zach Britton, RHP, Orioles
  74. Jaff Decker, OF, Padres
  75. Tony Sanchez, C, Pirates
  76. Ryan Kalish, OF, Red Sox
  77. Alex White, RHP, Indians
  78. Phillippe Aumount, RHP, Phillies
  79. Mike Moustakas, 3B, Royals
  80. Fernando Martinez, OF, Mets
  81. Hank Conger, C, Angels
  82. Jason Knapp, RHP, Indians
  83. Wil Myers, C, Royals
  84. Wilmer Flores, SS, Mets
  85. Brandon Allen, 1B, Diamondbacks
  86. Grant Green, SS, Athletics
  87. Ike Davis, 1B, Mets
  88. Zach Wheeler, RHP, Giants
  89. Jordan Walden, RHP, Angels
  90. Jose Tabata, OF, Pirates
  91. Nick Hagadone, LHP, Indians
  92. Trevor Reckling, LHP, Angels
  93. Tim Melville, RHP, Royals
  94. Gabriel Noriega, SS, Mariners
  95. Fabio Martinez, RHP, Angels
  96. Brett Jackson, OF, Cubs
  97. Jio Mier, SS, Astros
  98. Ethan Martin, RHP, Dodgers
  99. Brett Lawrie, 2B, Brewers
  100. Jason Castro, C, Astros
  101. Danny Espinosa, SS, Nationals

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