2011 Top 100 Prospects, Version 2

2011 Top 100 Prospects, Version 2

Below is Version #2 of our top 100 prospects.  The rankings are a work in progress and we will update regularly.  Feedback is key to improving these lists, and we received some excellent input (especially here and John Sickels’ site) showing us several places where the rankings could improve.  Feedback is always appreciated, so if you see any prospects you think we overrated or underrated, definitely let us know.

1.  Domonic Brown—OF, Phillies
2.  Bryce Harper—OF, Nationals
3.  Mike Trout—OF, Angels
4.  Jeremy Hellickson—P, Rays
5.  Aroldis Chapman—P, Reds
6.  Julio Teheran—P, Braves
7.  Mike Moustakas— 3B, Royals
8.  Dustin Ackley—2B, Mariners
9.  Jesus Montero—C, Yankees
10.  Desmond Jennings—OF, Rays
11.  Eric Hosmer—1B, Royals
12.  Kyle Drabek—P, Blue Jays
13.  Brandon Belt—1B, Giants
14.  Michael Pineda—P, Mariners
15.  Wil Myers—C, Royals
16.  Matt Moore—P, Rays
17.  Jameson Taillon—P, Pirates
18.  Freddie Freeman—1B, Braves
19.  Zach Britton—P, Orioles
20.  Jarrod Parker—P, Diamondbacks
21.  Mike Minor—P, Braves
22.  Lonnie Chisenhall—3B, Indians
23.  Manny Machado—SS, Orioles
24.  Jordan Lyles—P, Astros
25.  Brett Jackson—OF, Cubs
26.  Jacob Turner— P, Tigers
27.  Grant Green—SS, Athletics
28.  Mike Montgomery—P, Royals
29.  Shelby Miller—P, Cardinals
30.  Wilin Rosario—C, Rockies
31.  Kyle Gibson—P, Twins
32.  Nick Franklin—SS, Mariners
33.  Jennry Mejia—P, Mets
34.  Chris Carter—1B/OF, Athletics
35.  Brett Lawrie—2B, Blue Jays
36.  John Lamb—P, Royals
37.  Miguel Sano—3B, Twins
38.  Jonathan Singleton—1B, Phillies
39.  Tyler Matzek—P, Rockies
40.  Simon Castro— P, Padres
41.  Devin Mesorasco—C, Reds
42.  Chris Archer—P, Cubs
43.  Jason Kipnis—2B, Indians
44.  Dee Gordon—SS, Dodgers
45.  Martin Perez—P, Rangers
46.  Jarred Cosart—P, Phillies
47.  Jurickson Profar—SS, Rangers
48.  Tanner Scheppers—P, Rangers
49.  Alex White—P, Indians
50.  Jose Iglesias—SS, Red Sox
51.  Zach Cox—3B, Cardinals
52.  Yonder Alonso—1B, Reds
53.  Danny Duffy—P, Royals
54.  Billy Hamilton—2B, Reds
55.  Trayvon Robinson—OF, Dodgers
56.  Chris Sale—P, White Sox
57.  Randall Delgado—P, Braves
58.  Drew Pomeranz—P, Indians
59.  Hank Conger—C, Angels
60.  Michael Choice—OF, Athletics
61.  Gary Sanchez—C, Yankees
62.  Yasmani Grandal—C, Reds
63.  Nick Weglarz—OF, Indians
64.  Carlos Perez—P, Braves
65.  Anthony Gose—OF, Blue Jays
66.  Arodys Vizcaino—P, Braves
67.  Brody Colvin—P, Phillies
68.  Manny Banuelos—P, Yankees
69.  Tony Sanchez—C, Pirates
70.  Trey McNutt—P, Cubs
71.  Aaron Hicks—OF, Twins
72.  Zach Lee—P, Dodgers
73.  Chris Dwyer—P, Royals
74.  Jake McGee—P, Rays
75.  Anthony Rizzo—1B, Padres
76.  Wilson Ramos— C, Nationals
77.  Jean Segura—2B, Angels
78.  Dellin Betances—P, Yankees
79.  Casey Kelly—P, Padres
80.  Christian Colon—SS, Royals
81.  Alexander Colome—P, Rays
82.  Derek Norris—C, Nationals
83.  JP Arencebia—C, Blue Jays
84.  Jake Odorizzi—P, Brewers
85.  Tyler Chatwood—P, Angels
86.  Danny Espinosa—SS, Nationals
87.  Austin Romine— C, Yankees
88.  Zach Wheeler—P, Giants
89.  Josh Sale—OF, Rays
90.  Wilmer Flores—SS, Mets
91.  Deck McGuire—P, Blue Jays
92.  Robbie Erlin—P, Rangers
93.  Tyler Skaggs—P, Diamondbacks
94.  Jerry Sands—OF, Dodgers
95.  Travis D’Arnaud—C, Blue Jays
96.  Engel Beltre—OF, Rangers
97.  Matt Dominguez—3B, Marlins
98.  Kenley Jansen—P, Dodgers
99.  Jared Mitchell—OF, White Sox
100 (tie).  Ben Revere—OF, Twins
100 (tie).  Oswaldo Arcia—OF, Twins
100 (tie).  Corey Luebke—P, Padres
100 (tie).  Adeiny Hechavarria—SS, Blue Jays