Top 5 Center Field Prospects

by Adam
October 10, 2010

C / 1B / 2B / SS / 3B / OF / CF / P

Rk. Name Notes Age Lvl Team Pos Pos 2 Grade
1 Mike Trout Mesmerizing talent will be a treat to watch 19.2 A+ LAA CF n/a A
2 Desmond Jennings Lacked power in '10; still plenty of upside 24.0 MLB TB CF RF B+
3 Aaron Hicks Talented youngster ready for A+ challenge? 21.0 A MIN CF n/a B-
4 Jared Mitchell Ankle injury kept '09 1st-rounder out in '10 22.0 NCAA CHW CF n/a B-
5 Joe Benson Can the power make up for the strikeouts? 22.6 AA MIN CF RF B-
HM: E. Beltre, C. Gindl, A. Gose, C. Lin, K. Nieuwenhuis, B. Revere, B. Tekotte and R. Westmoreland  
* Ages are as of 10/10/10            
** Lvl is the highest the player has reached            
*** Our rankings put a lot of weight into floor as well as ceiling            
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Consider this list a rough draft for our off-season rankings. Our prospect analysts are going to do a lot more research on all of these guys this off-season -- and hopefully see some of them play again.


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