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Top Prospect Performances 5-11-12

The players that had the best week:

Adys Portillo Padres 
David Holmberg Diamondbacks 
Arismendy Alcantara Cubs 
Daniel Corcino Reds 
Taijuan Walker Mariners 
Tyler Skaggs Diamondbacks 
Jonathan Pettibone Phillies 
Sean Gilmartin Braves 
Jeurys Familia Mets 
Christian Yelich Marlins 
Manny Machado Orioles 
Carlos Triunfel Mariners 
Jason Adam Royals 
Nick Castellanos Tigers 
Austin Brice Marlins 
Miguel Pena Red Sox 
Cody Martin Braves 
Martin Perez Rangers 
Xavier Avery Orioles 
Robert Bundy Orioles 
Alex Sanabia Marlins 
Chris Archer Rays 
Jackie Bradley Red Sox 
Daniel Straily Athletics 
Jacob Turner Tigers 

AAA Hitters

Mike Trout Angels 
Anthony Rizzo Cubs 
Bryce Harper Nationals 
Xavier Avery Orioles 
Anthony Gose Blue Jays 
Johnny Giavotella Royals 
Carlos Triunfel Mariners 
Will Middlebrooks Red Sox 
DJ Lemahieu Rockies 
Travis Snider Blue Jays 
Adrian Cardenas Cubs 
Yangervis Solarte Rangers 
Fernando Martinez Astros 
Matt Dominguez Marlins 
Nick Noonan Giants 
Derek Norris Athletics 
Che-Hsuan Lin Red Sox 
Alex Castellanos Dodgers 
Adeiny Hechavarria Blue Jays 
Leonys Martin Rangers 

AAA Pitchers

Martin Perez Rangers 
Jordan Lyles Astros 
Alex Sanabia Marlins 
Shelby Miller Cardinals 
Jeurys Familia Mets 
Wily Peralta Brewers 
William Smith Royals 
Brad Hand Marlins 
Julio Teheran Braves 
Matt Harvey Mets 
Chris Archer Rays 
Neil Ramirez Rangers 
Dallas Keuchel Astros 
Justin Wilson Pirates 
Alex White Rockies 
Christian Friedrich Rockies 
Casey Crosby Tigers 
Jeff Locke Pirates 
Forrest Snow Mariners 
Andy Oliver Tigers 
Alex Cobb Rays 
Rudy Owens Pirates 
Heath Hembree Giants 
Steve Johnson Orioles 
Casey Coleman Cubs 

AA Hitters

Oscar Taveras Cardinals 
Jurickson Profar Rangers 
Manny Machado Orioles 
Jonathan Singleton Astros 
Matt Davidson Diamondbacks 
Kolten Wong Cardinals 
Wil Myers Royals 
Rob Brantly Tigers 
Nick Franklin Mariners 
Andrelton Simmons Braves 
Tyler Saladino White Sox 
Tommy Joseph Giants 
Francisco Martinez Mariners 
Nolan Arenado Rockies 
Henry Rodriguez Reds 
Jefry Marte Mets 
A.J. Jimenez Blue Jays 
Hak-Ju Lee Rays 
Jae-Hoon Ha Cubs 
Christian Bethancourt Braves 
Jake Smolinski Marlins 
Reymond Fuentes Padres 
Greg Garcia Cardinals 
Engel Beltre Rangers 
Cesar Hernandez Phillies 

AA Pitchers

Taijuan Walker Mariners 
Trevor Bauer Diamondbacks 
Tyler Skaggs Diamondbacks 
Daniel Corcino Reds 
Giovanni Soto Indians 
Sean Gilmartin Braves 
Trevor May Phillies 
Keyvius Sampson Padres 
Robbie Erlin Padres 
Jonathan Pettibone Phillies 
Jake Odorizzi Royals 
Julio Rodriguez Phillies 
Brandon Maurer Mariners 
Daniel Straily Athletics 
Tyler Thornburg Brewers 
Danny Hultzen Mariners 
Justin Grimm Rangers 
Carlos Pimentel Rangers 
Matthew Magill Dodgers 
Sonny Gray Athletics 
Nicholas Struck Cubs 
Patrick Corbin Diamondbacks 
Zeke Spruill Braves 
Zack Wheeler Mets 
J.C. Sulbaran Reds 

Hi A Hitters

Billy Hamilton Reds 
Nick Castellanos Tigers 
Wilmer Flores Mets 
Jackie Bradley Red Sox 
Xander Bogaerts Red Sox 
Wilfredo Tovar Mets 
Christian Yelich Marlins 
Arismendy Alcantara Cubs 
Julio Morban Mariners 
Ronald Torreyes Cubs 
Miles Head Athletics 
Carlos Sanchez White Sox 
Edward Salcedo Braves 
Enrique Hernandez Astros 
Dixon Machado Tigers 
Matthew Lipka Braves 
Cheslor Cuthbert Royals 
Daniel Santana Twins 
Jacob Realmuto Marlins 
Thomas La Stella Braves 
Taylor Lindsey Angels 
Jack Marder Mariners 
Jacob Marisnick Blue Jays 
Jiovanni Mier Astros 
Leon Landry Dodgers 

Hi A Pitchers

David Holmberg Diamondbacks 
Cody Buckel Rangers 
Jameson Taillon Pirates 
Jason Adam Royals 
Ruben Alaniz Astros 
Garrett Gould Dodgers 
Carlos Martinez Cardinals 
Zach Lee Dodgers 
Tony Cingrani Reds 
Adam Morgan Phillies 
Enny Romero Rays 
Gerrit Cole Pirates 
Austin Kirk Cubs 
Charles Riefenhauser Rays 
A.J. Cole Athletics 
Taylor Jungmann Brewers 
Tyler Matzek Rockies 
Austin Wright Phillies 
Aaron Northcraft Braves 
Adrian Rosario Mets 
Andrew Chafin Diamondbacks 
Jesse Biddle Phillies 
Richard Castillo Cardinals 
J.R. Graham Braves 
Roman Mendez Rangers 

Low A Hitters

Francisco Lindor Indians 
Alen Hanson Pirates 
Mason Williams Yankees 
Hanser Alberto Rangers 
Brent Keys Marlins 
Delino Deshields Jr. Astros 
Miguel Sano Twins 
Rougned Odor Rangers 
Trevor Story Rockies 
Christopher Austin Yankees 
Eddie Rosario Twins 
Jorge Bonifacio Royals 
Gary Sanchez Yankees 
Luigi Rodriguez Indians 
Jose Osuna Pirates 
Gregory Polanco Pirates 
Ender Inciarte Diamondbacks 
Nick Delmonico Orioles 
Austin Hedges Padres 
Jose Vinicio Red Sox 
Keury De La Cruz Red Sox 
Angelo Gumbs Yankees 
Royce Consigli Athletics 
Christopher Grayson Rangers 
Juniel Querecuto Rays 

Low A Pitchers

Jose Fernandez Marlins 
Archie Bradley Diamondbacks 
Stephen Landazuri Mariners 
Adys Portillo Padres 
Dylan Bundy Orioles 
Felix Sterling Indians 
Felipe Rivero Rays 
Mike Foltynewicz Astros 
Victor Payano Rangers 
Matthew Wisler Padres 
Tyrell Jenkins Cardinals 
Jose Campos Yankees 
Elvis Araujo Indians 
Nick Tropeano Astros 
Joe Ross Padres 
Kyle Crick Giants 
Wirkin Estevez Nationals 
Henry Owens Red Sox 
Luke Jackson Rangers 
Noah Syndergaard Blue Jays 
Jefferson Olacio White Sox 
Domingo Tapia Mets 
Jordan Shipers Mariners 
Zach Davies Orioles 
Benjamin Wells Cubs 


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