Rankings

Top 15 Third Base Prospects - 01/03/2009

While his high NCAA K-rate leaves room for concern, Pedro Alvarez is a solid bet to become an average big leaguer or better.

Top 10 Shortstops Under 30 - 12/28/2008

Stephen Drew remains a breakout candidate while Jimmy Rollins may be in the beginning stages of a steep decline.

Top 10 Shortstops Under 25 - 12/21/2008

Clearly the best shortstop under 25 in baseball, Hanley Ramirez has solidified his status among the top players in the game.

Top 15 Shortstop Prospects - 12/15/2008

Call them shiny new toys. Call them two of the 18 shortstops taken Top 10 overall since 1989: Tim and Gordon Beckham.

Top 10 Second Basemen Under 30 - 12/09/2008

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Though there are concerns about Chase Utley's hip injury, we still support him as the top second baseman in baseball under 30.

Hawaii Winter League Top 10 - 12/03/2008

Following fellow ACC catcher and No. 5 overall pick, Matt Wieters, Buster Posey get our '08 nod as the No. 1 talent in the HWL.

Top 10 Second Basemen Under 25 - 12/02/2008

While he hasn't hit stride in the big leagues, Asdrubal Cabrera has the potential to be one of the game's top second basemen.

Top 15 Second Base Prospects - 11/30/2008

Adrian Cardenas leads a second base prospect class that doesn't have many high-upside talents.

Top 10 First Basemen Under 30 - 11/29/2008

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Led by Albert Pujols, first base has some of the biggest bats in the land.

Top 10 First Basemen Under 25 - 11/24/2008

Though he's coming off a dissapointing season, Prince Fielder is still far and away the best first baseman in the game under 25.

Top 15 First Base Prospects - 11/16/2008

On a list that's littered with '08 draft picks, Lars Anderson ('06) nabs our backing as the top first base prospect in baseball.

Top 10 Catchers Under 30 - 11/13/2008

Ranked as high as No. 5 on our 2008 Top Players Under 25 lists, Joe Mauer is our pick for best catcher under 30 in baseball.

Top 10 Catchers Under 25 - 11/10/2008

This list does exactly what we aim to do with our U25 lists, blend MLBers with recent prospect graduates and minor leaguers.

Early College Top 20 - 11/05/2008

Led by Stephen Strasburg, this draft class’s depth is in its pitching. Three of my top five and 11 of my top 20 are hurlers.

Top 15 Catching Prospects - 11/02/2008

2008 top catching prospect encumbent Matt Wieters remains atop our list entering what should be his final year in the minors.

Community Top 25 Prospects - 09/22/2008

The 2007 draft class is taking over prospect lists. Here, six of the top 10 prospects belong to the '07 class.

Top 25 Non-Top 100 Prospects - 08/31/2008

Here in late August, we are entering a transitional period for many prospects as promotions are being handed out.

Top 15 Under 25 - 08/29/2008

Evan Longoria has moved from No. 17 to No. 11 to his current position at No. 3 in our past three Under 25's.

Top 25 Non-Top 100 Prospects - 08/06/2008

A month between lists coupled with the graduations have yielded many newcomers to August's first Top 25 Non-Top 100.

Top 50 Prospect Rankings - 07/26/2008

From Clayton Kershaw to Jeremy Jeffress, Project Prospect is proud to bring you our in-season Top 50 update.

Top 25 Prospect Rankings - 07/21/2008

Given that it's been 42 days since our last prospect list, it should come as no surprise to see a lot of changes here.

Top 25 Non-Top 100 Prospects - 07/06/2008

Many of the players in this week's rankings have something in common: They know how difficult it can be in the big show.

Top 25 Under 25 - 06/30/2008

Jose Reyes' graduation is the first part of a Top-5 shakeup, but it isn't the last. 

Sullymetrics: Dominance Factor top 25 - 06/25/2008

Around the mid-way point of the season, we take a look at the pitchers with the best Dominance Factors in the minors.

Top 25 Non-Top 100 Prospects - 06/21/2008

With only two newcomers, consistency is the theme of this edition of the Top-25 non top-100 prospects.

My 2008 MLB Draft Board - 06/16/2008

Entering our first year of draft coverage, I expected to be wrong a lot and learn a lot.

Top 25 Prospect Rankings - 06/09/2008

With the 2008 Draft in the books, we're reminded how fast draft picks can rise. The 2007 class is taking over this list.

Top 25 Non-Top 100 Prospects - 06/04/2008

Max Ramirez' hot start has helped him climb to No. 2 on Michael Saunders' Top 25 Non-Top 100 Prospect list.

Top 25 Under 25 - 05/26/2008

Brian McCann keeps hitting, Edinson Volquez keeps pitching. It shouldn't be surprising that they're our biggest risers of the week.

Top 25 Non-Top 100 Prospects - 05/21/2008

Michael Saunders remains atop the list with the Reds' Todd Frazier and the Giants' Pablo Sandoval right after him.