2011 Top 100 Prospects, Version 3

2011 Top 100 Prospects, Version 3

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