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05-13

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Fantasy Freestyle: Dumping Targets, a Look Back
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Mike Gianella

03-29

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: 2013 Organizational Rankings
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Jason Parks

03-15

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

01-28

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

01-07

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

12-13

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

11-29

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

11-15

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

11-07

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

08-09

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BP Announcements: The Call-Up 2012 UPDATED
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Joe Hamrahi

08-01

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Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Rarified Air: The Top 10 Prospects in the Minors
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Jason Parks

08-01

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Future Shock: The Midseason Top 50 Prospects
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Kevin Goldstein

08-22

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Resident Fantasy Genius: Is Prospect Potential Realized?
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Derek Carty

03-14

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Future Shock: Future Top Dogs, AL
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Kevin Goldstein

03-09

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Future Shock: Organizational Rankings, Part 2
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Kevin Goldstein

12-17

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Ahead in the Count: Anatomy of a Blockbuster
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Matt Swartz

04-07

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Future Shock: Future Top Dogs, AL
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Kevin Goldstein

03-05

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Future Shock: Organizational Rankings, Part 2
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Kevin Goldstein

04-11

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BP Kings Update
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Ben Murphy

02-14

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Future Shock: Organizational Rankings
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Kevin Goldstein

02-24

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Prospectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part IV
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Baseball Prospectus

02-23

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Prospectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part III
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Baseball Prospectus

02-22

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Prospectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part II
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Baseball Prospectus

02-21

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Prospectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part I
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Baseball Prospectus

05-09

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Prospectus Feature: How Sure is a "Can't Miss" Pitching Prospect?
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Paul Covert

05-09

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How Sure Is A "Sure Thing"?
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Paul Covert

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For this study, I estimated career VORP for the BA's top 100 prospects from 1990 through 1997, that is, those who have had at least five years to prove themselves. I used the rule of thumb that 10 runs of value moves one game into the win column. This is what I found:

Can a "can't-miss prospect" miss?

Will young pitchers really break your heart?

Last year, in a highly entertaining Baseball Prospectus roundtable Joe Sheehan remarked:

I would submit that there are no circumstances in which a pitcher is the best prospect in baseball.

To which Derek Zumsteg replied:

If a pitcher can't be the best prospect in baseball, can he be the #2? Can he be the #3?

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Will young pitchers really break your heart?

Last year, in a highly entertaining Baseball Prospectus roundtable Joe Sheehan remarked:

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