Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Indians' top prospects update

Baseball America, the highly respected publication, released its team-by-team prospect rankings last week. Here's Baseball America's list for the Indians, including the projected 2014 starting spots
for the top 10 prospects, plus a "best tools" list:


1. Francisco Lindor, SS: Double-A Akron

2. Clint Frazier, OF: Single-A Lake County

3. Trevor Bauer, RHP: Triple-A Columbus

4. Tyler Naquin, OF: Double-A Akron

5. Cody Anderson, RHP: Double-A Akron

6. Dorssys Paulino, SS: Single-A Lake County

7. Ronny Rodriguez, SS/2B: Triple-A Columbus

8. C.C. Lee, RHP: Indians

9. Jose Ramirez, 2B/SS: Triple-A Columbus

10. Austin Adams, RHP: Triple-A Columbus


Best hitter for average: Lindor

Best power hitter: Frazier

Best strike-zone discipline: Lindor

Fastest baserunner: Ramirez

Best athlete: D'vone McClure

Best fastball: Trey Haley

Best curveball: Bauer

Best slider: Lee

Best changeup: Bauer

Best control: Kyle Crockett

Best defensive catcher: Roberto Perez

Best defensive infielder: Lindor

Best infield arm: Erik Gonzalez

Best defensive outfielder: Naquin

Best outfield arm: Naquin

- Mark Podolski | @mpodo


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