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2015 Red Sox Prospect List

Rank Name Projection
1 Yoan Moncada Elite 2B
2 Blake Swihart Elite C
3 Manuel Margot Elite CF
4 Henry Owens # 1 Starter
5 Rafael Devers Elite 3B
6 Rusney Castillo 1st Div. CF
7 Michael Chavis 1st Div. 3B
8 Eduardo Rodriguez #3 Starter
9 Garin Cecchini 1st Div. 3B
10 Michael Kopech #2 Starter
11 Matt Barnes #3 Starter
12 Trey Ball #3 Starter
13 Brian Johnson #3 Starter
14 Trenton Kemp 1st Div. CF
15 Christopher Acosta #2 Starter
16 Anderson Espinoza #3 Starter
17 Nick Longhi 1st Div. LF
18 Wendell Rijo 1st Div. 2B
19 Deven Marrero 2nd Div. SS
20 Edwin Escobar #3 Starter
21 Teddy Stankiewicz #4 Starter
22 Sam Travis 1st Div. 1B
23 Jose Almonte #4 Starter
24 Heath Hembree Impact Reliever
25 Jake Cosart #4 Starter
26 Sean Coyle 2nd Div. 2B
27 Carlos Asuaje 1st Div. 2B
28 Yoan Aybar 2nd Div. CF
29 Josh Ockimey 1st Div. 1B
30 Joe Gunkel #5 Starter
31 Tzu-Wei Lin 2nd Div. SS
32 Henry Ramos 2nd Div. LF
33 Bryce Brentz 2nd Div. RF
34 Daniel McGrath #5 Starter
35 Anthony Ranaudo Reliever
36 Javier Guerra Backup SS
37 Jamie Callahan #5 Starter
38 Mauricio Dubon 2nd Div. SS
39 Luis Alexander Basabe Backup CF
40 Jon Denney 2nd Div. C
41 Jeffry Fernandez Reliever
42 Steven Wright Reliever
43 Justin Haley Reliever
44 Danny Mars 2nd Div. CF
45 Dan Butler Backup C
46 Pat Light Reliever
47 Kevin Mcavoy Reliever
48 Simon Mercedes Reliever
49 Noe Ramirez Reliever
50 Keith Couch Reliever
51 Travis Shaw Backup 1B
52 Luis Diaz Reliever
53 Cody Kukuk cup o coffee
54 Dalier Hinojosa Reliever
55 Reed Gragnani Backup 2B
56 Victor Acosta Backup 3B
57 Jonathan Aro Reliever
58 Jordan Betts Backup 3B
59 Kyle Martin Reliever
60 Keury De La Cruz Backup LF
61 Jantzen Witte Backup 3B


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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
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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
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18 Jedd Gyorko 2B West Virginia
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