Skip to main content

St. Louis Cardinals Top Players Under 25

1 Shelby Miller RHP
2 Oscar Taveras OF
3 Kolten Wong 2B
4 Tyrell Jenkins RHP
5 Carlos Martinez RHP
6 Zack Cox 3B
7 Matt Adams 3B
8 Lance Lynn RHP
9 Charlie Tilson OF
10 Trevor Rosenthal P
11 Eduardo Sanchez RHP
12 Jordan Swagerty RHP
13 Ryan Jackson SS
14 C.J. McElroy OF
15 Daniel Descalso 2B
16 Pete Kozma SS
17 Adron Chambers OF
18 Niko Vasquez 3B
19 Maikel Cleto RHP
20 Joe Kelly RHP
21 John Gast LHP
22 Alex Castellanos OF
23 Thomas Pham OF
24 Samuel Tuivailala 3B
25 Cody Stanley C
26 Breyvic Valera 2B
27 Daryl Jones OF
28 Tony Cruz C
29 Richard Castillo RHP
30 Deryk Hooker RHP
31 Anthony Garcia C
32 Virgil Hill OF
33 Samuel Freeman LHP
34 Kenneth Peoples-Walls SS
35 Cesar Valera SS
36 Blake King RHP
37 Amaury Capellan OF
38 Dean Kiekhefer LHP
38 Kevin Jacob RHP
39 Seth Blair RHP
40 Lance Jeffries OF
41 Tyler Rahmatulla 2B
42 Xavier Scruggs 1B
43 Kender Villegas P
44 Michael Maness RHP
45 David Washington 1B
45 Dewin Perez LHP
47 Boone Whiting RHP
47 Jose Godoy C
48 Anderson Gerdel P
49 Silfredo Garcia P
50 Cole Brand RHP
51 Scott Gorgen RHP
52 Kyle Hald LHP
53 Roberto De la Cruz 3B
54 Victor De Leon P
55 Nicholas Longmire OF
56 Matthew Williams SS
57 Hansel De Los Santos P
58 Robert Stock C
59 Nicholas Martini OF
60 Danny Miranda LHP
61 Yunier Castillo SS
62 Sam Gaviglio RHP
63 Adam Ehrlich C
64 Hector Hernandez LHP
65 Juan Bautista P
66 Anthony Ferrara LHP


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

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…

Catchers By Age

The best way to analyze prospects is using their age in relation to the level they are playing at. Without taking too much of the level into account to start, I'll just be looking at age. I use a players age based on the date that MLB uses to define whether a player will be a draft eligible sophomore, because much of my analysis originates with a players drafted year. If a player is 26.01 on that date, he falls into the 26 year old age category. The age won't always match what is listed on Baseball Reference or FanGraphs but that is how I do it. If I don't have a players birthdate, I use the age listed on Baseball Reference.

Catchers typically progress slower than players at most other positions. The average time for a  college catcher to make it to the majors is 4.15 years. The average for a high school catchers is 5.27 years. This time can be reduced if a player has a higher skill level. Elite players only take 3.04 years out of college and 4.09 out of high school. These…