Top 25 First Base Prospects

Top 25 First Base Prospects

Below are the top 25 first base prospects.  Generally speaking, first base is a slightly less “prospect-filled” position because many top prospects move to first base after first trying a more premium position in the minor leagues.   

1.  Freddie Freeman—Braves
2.  Eric Hosmer—Royals
3.  Brandon Belt—Giants
4.  Chris Carter—Athletics
5.  Jonathan Singleton—Phillies
6.  Yonder Alonso—Reds
7.  Anthony Rizzo—Red Sox
8.  Jerry Sands—Dodgers
9.  Lars Anderson—Red Sox
10.  Mark Trumbo—Angels
11.  Dayan Viciedo—White Sox
12.  Paul Goldschmidt—Diamondbacks
13.  Chris Marrero—Nationals
14.  Leslie Anderson—Rays  
15.  Hunter Morris—Brewers
16.  Matthew Rizzotti—Phillies
17.  Brandon Snyder—Orioles
18.  David Cooper—Blue Jays
19.  Koby Clemens—Astros
20.  Andy Wilkins—White Sox
21.  Michael McDade—Blue Jays
22.  Tyler Moore—Nationals
23.  K.C. Hobson—Blue Jays
24.  Jeff Malm—Rays
25.  AJ Kirby-Jones—Athletics

Future players:   Preston Tucker (Univ. of Florida), Ricky Oropresa (Southern California), Jose Dariel Abreu (Cuba).