Skip to main content

Mid Season prospect review

I have ran an analysis on all the active players playing in all the full season leagues. At the top, to no one's surprise is Mike Trout. The only thing he is not well above average at is walking and he still did that at an 11% rate.
Next is Mike Stanton. His power is literally off the charts. He has just been promoted but I'm not confidant he'll stay up. He may need more time and that shows with his 73% contact rate.
Brandon Belt is next on the list. He is 22 and in the California league so his age is about average for the league. What he is doing surprises me and he is in the California league, in which the ball typiclly travels well, so this has to be taken with a grain of salt. I'm not discounting it completely, though.
Ryan Kalish is having a great season in AA, but has struggled with a call up. He may not get a shot in Boston for a while, but that can't hurt at this point. He is only 22.
Brett Lawrie has shown impressive speed on the basepaths with 9 triples and 12 steals for a 2B. His contact rate was fringe average and his walk rate was also. He walked 8% and K'd 14%. He is having an impressive season for a 20 year old in AA.
The biggest sleeper on this list is the biggest reason I would not have signed Ryan Howard to an extension of that length, yes I am that confident in him. He is Jonathan Singleton. The 18 year old is above average across the board with impressive power and also has an 18% BB rating. He shows patience, good speed for a big guy and impressive power.

Here are the top 100 hitters:
Rank Name Age LG
1 Mike Trout 18 Midwest
2 Mike Stanton 20 Southern
3 Brandon Belt* 22 California
4 Ryan Kalish* 22 Eastern
5 Brett Lawrie 20 Southern
6 Eric Hosmer* 20 Carolina
7 Drew Cumberland* 21 California
8 Jonathan Singleton* 18 South Atlantic
9 Domonic Brown* 22 Eastern
10 Nick Franklin# 19 Midwest
11 Jose Altuve 20 South Atlantic
12 Brett Jackson* 21 Florida State
13 Daniel Descalso* 23 International
14 Carlos Santana# 24 Pacific Coast
15 Jose Tabata 21 Pacific Coast
16 Anthony Gose* 19 Florida State
17 Starlin Castro 20 Southern
18 Jean Segura 20 Midwest
19 William Myers 19 Midwest
20 Brandon Laird 22 Eastern
21 Leury Garcia# 19 South Atlantic
22 Kila Ka'aihue* 26 International
23 Jay Austin* 19 California
24 Wilmer Flores 18 South Atlantic
25 Erik Komatsu* 22 Florida State
26 Eliezer Mesa 21 South Atlantic
27 Ben Revere* 22 Eastern
28 Mike Moustakas* 21 Texas
29 Stephen Lombardozzi# 21 Carolina
30 Alexi Amarista* 21 California
31 Xavier Avery* 20 Carolina
32 Osvaldo Martinez 22 Southern
33 Mike Baxter* 25 International
34 Dustin Ackley* 22 Southern
35 Juan Lagares 21 South Atlantic
36 Jerry Sands 22 Midwest
37 Collin Cowgill 24 Southern
38 Alex Liddi 21 Southern
39 Tyler Pastornicky 20 Florida State
40 Darin Mastroianni 24 Eastern
41 Brock Bond# 24 International
42 Angel Morales 20 Midwest
43 Kirk Nieuwenhuis* 22 Eastern
44 Trayvon Robinson# 22 Southern
45 Jonathan Villar# 19 South Atlantic
46 Jarrett Hoffpauir 27 International
47 Reymond Fuentes* 19 South Atlantic
48 Nate Tenbrink* 23 California
49 Cole Figueroa* 23 California
50 Logan Morrison* 22 International
51 Pedro Alvarez* 23 Pacific Coast
52 Dee Gordon* 22 Southern
53 Leandro Castro 21 South Atlantic
54 Desmond Jennings 23 International
55 Hak-Ju Lee* 19 Midwest
56 Alex Gordon* 26 International
57 Cedric Hunter* 22 Texas
58 Alex Presley* 24 Eastern
59 Jose Pirela 20 Florida State
60 Eduardo Nunez 23 International
61 Zack Cozart 24 International
62 J.D. Martinez 22 South Atlantic
63 Bo Greenwell* 21 Midwest
64 Steven Souza 21 South Atlantic
65 Derrick Robinson# 22 Texas
66 Jacob Elmore 23 Southern
67 Mariekson Gregorius* 20 Midwest
68 Oscar Tejeda 20 Carolina
69 Evan Frey* 24 Southern
70 Peter Bourjos 23 International
71 Albert Cartwright 22 California
72 Michael Brantley* 23 International
73 Daniel Brewer 22 Eastern
74 Tim Beckham 20 Florida State
75 Matt Dominguez 20 Southern
76 Chase d'Arnaud 23 Eastern
77 Stefan Welch* 21 Florida State
78 Buster Posey 23 Pacific Coast
79 Henry Wrigley 23 Florida State
80 Jason Bourgeois 28 International
81 Caleb Gindl* 21 Southern
82 Ty Morrison* 19 Midwest
83 Daniel Robertson 24 California
84 Matthew Cerda* 20 Midwest
85 Dustin Martin* 26 International
86 Hector Taveras 21 South Atlantic
87 Ryan Lavarnway 22 Carolina
88 Darwin Perez# 20 California
89 Justin Greene 24 Carolina
90 Ike Davis* 23 International
91 Lorenzo Cain 24 Southern
92 Jamie Hoffmann 25 International
93 Brandon Boggs# 27 International
94 Thomas Field 23 California
95 Johnny Giavotella 22 Texas
96 Thomas Pham 22 Florida State
97 Ryan Gennett* 20 Midwest
98 Brandon Short 21 Carolina
99 D. J. LeMahieu 21 Florida State
100 D'Marcus Ingram 22 Midwest

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Names to Watch for 2011 and 2012 Draft

For more information on the draft, check out my new blog MLB Bonus Baby for more information regarding the draft.

Over the next month or so, I will be moving most Draft related info to MLB Draft Prospects. MiLB Prospects will be more focused on current minor leaguers.

These lists are far from perfect but it's a start

2011
Aaron Brown , OF , Chatsworth HS, Calif.
Aaron Westlake , OF , Vanderbilt
Aaron Collazo , SS , Lady Bird Johnson, San Antonio, TX
Aaron Deguire , C , El Camino College
Aaron Dunsmore , OF , Dayton
Aaron Fanning , SS , Northwest (TX) HS
Aaron Gretz , C , Apple Valley, Apple Valley, MN
Aaron Johnson , LHP , Dunham, Baton Rouge, LA
Aaron Knapp , MIF , Granite Bay Granite Bay CA
Aaron Moore , RHP , Westwood Austin TX
Aaron Nola , RHP , Catholic, Baton Rouge, LA
Aaron Novak , OF/RHP , Germantown Academy (PA)
Aaron Thomassen , RHP , Nathan Hale Seattle WA
Aaron Westlake , 1B/OF , Vanderbilt
Abram Cartledge , LHP , Thomson, Thomson, GA
Adam Bennett , SS/RHP , …

Top 300- 2010 MLB Draft Prospects

Name POS Schools
1 Bryce Harper C Southern Nevada CC
2 Jameson Taillon RHP The Woodlands (Texas) HS
3 Anthony Ranaudo P LSU
4 Drew Pomeranz LHP Mississippi
5 Nick Castellanos 3B Archbishop McCarthy HS, FLA
6 Bryce Brentz OF Middle Tennessee State
7 AJ Cole P Oviedo HS, Orlando
8 Zack Cox 3B Arkansas
9 Austin Wilson OF Harvard-Westlake HS, CA
10 Deck McGuire RHP Georgia Tech
11 Karsten Whitson RHP Chipley HS, Bartow, Fla.
12 Christian Colon SS Cal State Fullerton
13 Matt Harvey P North Carolina
14 Levon Washington 2B/OF Chipola JC
15 Manny Machado SS Brito Prep, Miami
16 Josh Sale OF Bishop Blanchet HS, SEA
17 Chris Sale LHP Florida Gulf Coast
18 Jedd Gyorko 2B West Virginia
19 Brandon Workman P Texas
20 Stetson Allie 3B St. Edward HS, Lakewood, Ohio
21 Brian Ragira OF Martin HS, Arlington
22 Dylan Covey P Maranatha HS, Pasadena, CA
23 Derek Dietrich SS Georgia Tech
24 DeAndre Smelter P Tattnall Square GA
25 Kevin Gausman RHP Grandview HS, Aurora, Colo
26 Cameron Bedrosian P East Coweta HS, Sharpsburg, GA
27 Jos…