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04-08

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Polling the Industry: Pick a Shortstop Superprospect
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Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff

02-26

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: 2014 Organizational Rankings
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Jason Parks

02-25

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Atlanta Braves Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

02-21

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Washington Nationals Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

02-18

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: New York Mets Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

02-14

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Philadelphia Phillies Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

02-12

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Miami Marlins Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

02-07

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: St. Louis Cardinals Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

02-05

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Pittsburgh Pirates Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

02-03

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Cincinnati Reds Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-31

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: The Baseball Prospectus 101: Just Missed the Cut
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Jason Parks and Mauricio Rubio

01-29

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Milwaukee Brewers Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-27

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Top 101 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-23

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Chicago Cubs Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-22

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Los Angeles Dodgers Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-17

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Arizona Diamondbacks Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-15

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: San Francisco Giants Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-13

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: San Diego Padres Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-10

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: An Evening with Brian Kenny
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Jason Parks

01-08

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Colorado Rockies Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

01-06

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Boston Red Sox Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

12-20

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Tampa Bay Rays Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

12-16

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: New York Yankees Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

12-11

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Baltimore Orioles Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

12-06

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Toronto Blue Jays Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

12-02

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Detroit Tigers Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-27

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Cleveland Indians Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-22

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Kansas City Royals Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-18

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Minnesota Twins Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-15

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Chicago White Sox Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-13

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Oakland Athletics Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-11

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Texas Rangers Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-08

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Los Angeles Angels Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-06

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Seattle Mariners Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-04

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Houston Astros Top 10 Prospects
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Jason Parks

11-01

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: The 2013 Baseball Prospectus Prospect Rankings Primer
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Jason Parks

09-12

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: On the Rise: Hits and Misses, Part One (American League)
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Jason Parks

08-01

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: The Top Ten Prospects Traded at the Deadline
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Jason Parks

07-17

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Futures Game Recap: On the Surface of the Sun
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Jason Parks

07-02

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Scouting Notes: New Britain vs. Reading
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Jason Parks

06-27

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Gettin' Down With the Futures Game Rosters
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Jason Parks

06-25

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: The Mid-Season Top 50 Prospects
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Jason Parks

06-04

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Poll the Industry: Sano vs. Buxton
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Jason Parks

05-08

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Checking In On: Shortstops, Part 3
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Jason Parks

04-18

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Checking in On: Shortstops, Part 2
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Jason Parks

04-16

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Checking in On: Shortstops, Part 1
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Jason Parks

04-12

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Checking In On: Bubba Starling
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Jason Parks

04-10

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Chat Accountability 2013
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Jason Parks

04-04

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Pulling a Fernandez: 2014 Candidates
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Jason Parks

04-03

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Backfields Notes: The Final Report
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Jason Parks

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Carlos Correa, Francisco Lindor, Addison Russell or Javier Baez? We polled front office types and our prospect staff.

The rise of the superstar shortstop prospect prompts preferential inquiries, as my email inbox, Twitter feed, and chat queues are continually maxed out with questions about Bogaerts, Baez, Correa, Lindor, and Russell, and if forced to choose, which one would I choose? The five chiseled heads on the modern Mount Rushmore of shortstop prospects (six if you go high on Mondesi) present a daily challenge of preference, a subjective exercise of forced selection tied to the realities of the present and the fantasies of the future, a tug-of-war we play with ropes made of tangible data, scouting memories of on-the-field motions, and the conceptual ideas of value and who will be most likely to achieve it.

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Every farm system in baseball, ordered from best to worst.

1. Minnesota Twins
Farm System Ranking in 2013: 4
2014 Top Ten Prospects: Link
State of the System: No team in baseball can boast the same level of top tier talent on both sides of the ball and impressive depth at every level.
Top Prospect: Byron Buxton (1)
Breakout Candidates for 2014: Lewis Thorpe and Jorge Polanco
Prospects on the BP 101: 8
Must-See Affiliate: Low-A Cedar Rapids
Prospects to See There: Kohl Stewart, Felix Jorge, Stephen Gonsalves, Ryan Eades, Lewis Thorpe
Farm System Trajectory for 2015: Down. It’s hard to stay on top, especially with some of the top talent in the system likely to graduate to the highest level (Sano, Meyer, Pinto)










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February 25, 2014 8:35 am

Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Atlanta Braves Top 10 Prospects

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Jason Parks

A deep pool of Latin American talent will supplement a remarkable under-25 core.

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Not the best system, but Lucas Giolito could make it memorable.

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February 18, 2014 6:00 am

Prospects Will Break Your Heart: New York Mets Top 10 Prospects

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Jason Parks

Enjoy this list while you can, as the top talent will be in the majors before you blink.

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Maikel Franco heads a system that has had to overcome injuries to key prospects.

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February 12, 2014 6:00 am

Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Miami Marlins Top 10 Prospects

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Miami's next good team starts to come into focus.

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Despite recent graduations, still a top-tier system.

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With a top-three system, the Pirates are absolutely loaded.

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The Reds' system is on the rise.

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The ones it hurt to leave off.

“My heart is hurt; swollen and disgusted. My father is leaving the home. Mother has drifted into a fog of pills and alcohol. How will I explain this to my future children? I think it’s best if I stay inside today. How could you? This is wrong. You can do better. I would do better. You really failed me. You failed yourself. I can’t even click on this link. I’m going to disregard the work because of a notable omission. You get paid for this? I bet you don’t have as many sources as Kevin Goldstein once had. Did you know he was hired by a team? You aren’t clever. You focus too much on being clever. I wish you focused more on the players I covet. Perhaps you failed to realize how this affects my fantasy draft. Seven Rangers in the 101? I guess you can’t stop being a fan. I know more about this than you do. The numbers can’t be ignored. My tears flow like a river of sadness and shame. I might take to the rope. Ain’t no sunshine in my sky. Thanks for the pain. At least you feel the same way about Baez as I do. He should have been higher, though.” —The Internet, c. 27 January, 2014

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It's not so great in Milwaukee.

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