2011 Top 100 Prospects, Version 4

2011 Top 100 Prospects, Version 4

Below is Version #4 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.  Bryce Harper—OF, Nationals
2.  Mike Trout—OF, Angels
3.  Domonic Brown—OF, Phillies (-2) (finally caved)
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.  Aaron Hicks—OF, Twins (+7)
41.  Simon Castro— P, Padres
42.  Jarred Cosart—P, Phillies
43.  Chris Sale—P, White Sox (+7)
44.  Manny Banuelos—P, Yankees (+23)
45.  Dee Gordon—SS, Dodgers
46.  Chris Archer—P, Cubs
47.  Tyler Matzek—P, Rockies (-7)
48.  Alex White—P, Indians
49.  Devin Mesorasco—C, Reds
50.  Jason Kipnis—2B, Indians (-7)
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.  Drew Pomeranz—P, Indians
58.  Billy Hamilton—2B, Reds
59.  Derek Norris—C, Nationals
60.  Trayvon Robinson—OF, Dodgers
61.  Hank Conger—C, Angels
62.  Danny Duffy—P, Royals
63.  Jose Iglesias—SS, Red Sox (-15)
64.  Gary Sanchez—C, Yankees
65.  Trey McNutt—P, Cubs
66.  Brody Colvin—P, Phillies
67.  Yasmani Grandal—C, Reds
68.  Zach Lee—P, Dodgers
69.  Jurickson Profar—SS, Rangers
70.  Jean Segura—2B, Angels
71.  Anthony Rizzo—1B, Padres
72.  Jerry Sands—OF, Dodgers (+16)
73.  Danny Espinosa—SS, Nationals (+13)
74.  Chris Dwyer—P, Royals
75.  Jake McGee—P, Rays
76.  Wilson Ramos— C, Nationals
77.  Casey Kelly—P, Padres
78.  Jake Odorizzi—P, Royals (+8)
79.  Anthony Gose—OF, Blue Jays
80.  Tony Sanchez—C, Pirates
81.  Dellin Betances—P, Yankees
82.  Christian Colon—SS, Royals
83.  Alexander Colome—P, Rays
84.  Craig Kimbrel—P, Braves
85.  JP Arencebia—C, Blue Jays
86.  Arodys Vizcaino—P, Braves (-8)
87.  Tyler Chatwood—P, Angels
88.  Zach Wheeler—P, Giants
89.  Josh Sale—OF, Rays
90.  Wilmer Flores—SS, Mets
91.  Matt Dominguez—3B, Marlins (+7)
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.  Austin Romine— C, Yankees (-7)
99.  Kenley Jansen—P, Dodgers
100.  Anthony Ranaudo—P, Red Sox