Every baseball fan is excited by their team’s best prospect. There’s something magical about dreaming about a baseball prospect coming in and blossoming into the game’s next big star. Which players are the best prospects in all of baseball. Here is the official EveryJoe breakdown of the top ten baseball prospects:
1. Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angeles
This 19-year-old outfielder can hit, run and field — and he’s a great kid, too.
2. Bryce Harper, Washington Nationals
A former catcher, Bryce Harper has an amazing amount of power for an 18-year-old.
3. Aroldis Chapman, Cincinnati Reds
Anyone who saw Aroldis Chapman last year knows he could be very special.
4. Julio Teheran, Atlanta Braves
This Braves prospect is a native of Columbia. He’s a pitcher with ace potential.
5. Domonic Brown, Philadelphia Phillies
A five-tool player, Domonic Brown should eventually fill the Jayson Werth void.
6. Dustin Ackley, Seattle Mariners
Dustin Ackley is undoubtably the best second base prospect in baseball.
7. Aaron Hicks, Minnesota Twins
He used to be a raw athlete but Aaron Hicks is now a legit outfielder in the making.
8. Jesus Montero, New York Yankees
As a hitter, he’s a stud. Though his catching skills are still in doubt.
9. Eric Hosmer, Kansas City Royals
The Royals need power. Eric Hosmer will bring power.
10. Desmond Jennings, Tampa Bay Rays
Is he the next Carl Crawford? The Rays hope so.