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2014 Prospect RankingsBaseball America
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Franklin Barreto was the #5 prospect in 2014 Baseball America rankings.
These are the top-ranked, pre-season prospects for Baseball America for the 2014 Season. Prospects rankings are updated mid-season but TBC takes only a static view of prospects from prior to to Spring Training.

One of the quirks of the data below is that some players who are highly ranked for MLB are not ranked as top 10 for their team.


Players Listed100Major Leaguers89
#1 ProspectByron Buxton - Minnesota Twins

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2014 Baseball America Prospect Rankings

Top Major Leaguers Has not played in MLB Active Players 1st Round Draft Picks Currently Active on this Team
MLB RankTm RankPlayer NamePosTeam NameHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)Debut
11Byron BuxtonOFMinnesota Twins6-2 190 R-R 1993-12-18 20Baxley,Georgia MLB2012-20172015-2017
2012- 1-   2-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)2015-06-14
21Xander BogaertsSSBoston Red Sox6-3 185 R-R 1992-10-01 21San Nicolas,Aruba MLB2010-20172013-2017
2009-   UDFA-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)2013-08-20
31Oscar TaverasOFSt. Louis Cardinals6-2 180 L-L 1992-06-19 22Puerto Plata,Dom Rep MLB2010-20142014-2014
2008-   UDFA-SLN
Free Agent   2014-05-31
4-Masahiro TanakaPNew York Yankees6-2 205 R-R 1988-11-01 25Itami,Japan MLB2007-20172014-2017
2014-   UDFA-NYA
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)2014-04-04
51Javier BaezSSChicago Cubs6-0 180 R-R 1992-12-01 21Toa Baja,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20172014-2017
2011- 1-   9-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2014-08-05
62Miguel Sano3BMinnesota Twins6-3 195 R-R 1993-05-11 21San Pedro de Mac,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172015-2017
2009-   UDFA-MIN
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)2015-07-02
71Carlos CorreaSSHouston Astros6-4 190 R-R 1994-09-22 19Santa Isabel,Puerto Rico MLB2012-20172015-2017
2012- 1-   1-HOU
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)2015-06-08
82Kris Bryant3BChicago Cubs6-5 205 R-R 1992-01-04 22Las Vegas,Nevada MLB2011-20172015-2017
2013- 1-   2-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2015-04-17
91Archie BradleyPArizona Diamondbacks6-4 225 R-R 1992-08-10 21Broken Arrow,Oklahoma MLB2011-20172015-2017
2011- 1-   7-ARI
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2015-04-11
101Gregory PolancoOFPittsburgh Pirates6-4 220 L-L 1991-09-14 22Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172014-2017
2009-   UDFA-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2014-06-10
111Taijuan WalkerPSeattle Mariners6-4 195 R-R 1992-08-13 21Yucaipa,California MLB2010-20172013-2017
2010- 1-  43-SEA
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2013-08-30
121Jon GrayPColorado Rockies6-5 245 R-R 1991-11-05 22Chandler,Oklahoma MLB2011-20172015-2017
2013- 1-   3-COL
ActiveColorado Rockies (MLB)2015-08-04
131Francisco LindorSSCleveland Indians5-11 175 B-R 1993-11-14 20Caguas,Puerto Rico MLB2011-20172015-2017
2011- 1-   8-CLE
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)2015-06-14
141Addison RussellSSOakland Athletics6-0 215 R-R 1994-01-23 20Pace,Florida MLB2012-20172015-2017
2012- 1-  11-OAK
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2015-04-21
151Dylan BundyPOakland Athletics6-1 200 B-R 1992-11-15 21Tulsa,Oklahoma MLB2012-20172012-2017
2011- 1-   4-BAL
ActiveBaltimore Orioles (MLB)2012-09-23
161Noah SyndergaardPBaltimore Orioles6-5 200 L-R 1992-08-29 21Mansfield,Texas MLB2010-20172015-2017
2010- 1-  38-TOR
ActiveNew York Mets (MLB)2015-05-12
171Maikel Franco3BNew York Mets6-1 180 R-R 1992-08-26 21Azua,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172014-2017
2010-   UDFA-PHI
ActivePhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)2014-09-02
182George SpringerOFPhiladelphia Phillies6-3 205 R-R 1989-09-19 24New Britain,Connecticut MLB2009-20172014-2017
2011- 1-  11-HOU
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)2014-04-16
191Robert StephensonPHouston Astros6-2 190 R-R 1993-02-24 21Martinez,California MLB2013-20172016-2017
2011- 1-  27-CIN
ActiveCincinnati Reds (MLB)2016-04-07
202Kevin GausmanPCincinnati Reds6-4 170 L-R 1991-01-06 23Centennial,Colorado MLB2011-20172013-2017
2012- 1-   4-BAL
ActiveBaltimore Orioles (MLB)2013-05-23
211Lucas GiolitoPBaltimore Orioles6-6 230 R-R 1994-07-14 19Santa Monica,California MLB2012-20172016-2017
2012- 1-  16-WAS
ActiveChicago White Sox (MLB)2016-06-28
222Jameson TaillonPPittsburgh Pirates6-6 225 R-R 1991-11-18 22The Woodlands,Texas MLB2011-20172016-2017
2010- 1-   2-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2016-06-08
231Kyle ZimmerPKansas City Royals6-3 185 R-R 1991-09-13 22La Jolla,California AAA2010-2017-
2012- 1-   5-KCA
MinorsKansas City Royals (AAA)
242Eddie ButlerPColorado Rockies6-2 165 B-R 1991-03-13 23Chesapeake,Virginia MLB2010-20172014-2017
2012- 1-  46-COL
MinorsChicago Cubs (AAA)2014-06-06
251Nick CastellanosLF-OFDetroit Tigers6-4 195 R-R 1992-03-04 22Davie,Florida MLB2010-20172013-2017
2010- 1-  44-DET
ActiveDetroit Tigers (MLB)2013-09-01
262Yordano VenturaPKansas City Royals5-11 140 R-R 1991-06-03 23Samana,Dom Rep MLB2010-20162013-2016
2008-   UDFA-KCA
Free Agent   2013-09-17
271Austin HedgesCSan Diego Padres6-1 190 R-R 1992-08-18 21San Juan Capistrano,California MLB2011-20172015-2017
2011- 2-  82-SDN
ActiveSan Diego Padres (MLB)2015-05-04
283Carl EdwardsPChicago Cubs6-2 155 R-R 1991-09-03 22Newberry,South Carolina MLB2012-20172015-2017
2011-48-1464-TEX
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2015-09-07
291Jose Abreu1BChicago White Sox6-2 258 R-R 1987-01-29 27Cruces,Cuba MLB2014-20172014-2017
2013-   UDFA-CHA
ActiveChicago White Sox (MLB)2014-03-31
301Andrew HeaneyPMiami Marlins6-2 164 L-L 1991-06-05 23Oklahoma City,Oklahoma MLB2010-20172014-2017
2012- 1-   9-MIA
ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)2014-06-19
312Carlos MartinezPSt. Louis Cardinals6-0 165 R-R 1991-09-21 22Colinas del sur,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172013-2017
2012-   UDFA-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)2013-05-03
321Aaron SanchezPToronto Blue Jays6-4 190 R-R 1992-07-01 21Barstow,California MLB2010-20172014-2017
2010- 1-  34-TOR
ActiveToronto Blue Jays (MLB)2014-07-23
331Kyle CrickPSan Francisco Giants6-4 220 L-R 1992-11-30 21Sherman,Texas MLB2011-20172017-2017
2011- 1-  49-SFN
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2017-06-22
341Joc PedersonOFLos Angeles Dodgers6-1 185 L-L 1992-04-21 22Palo Alto,California MLB2010-20172014-2017
2010-11- 352-LAN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)2014-09-01
351Gary SanchezCNew York Yankees6-2 195 R-R 1992-12-02 21Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172015-2017
2009-   UDFA-NYA
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)2015-10-03
364Albert AlmoraOFChicago Cubs6-2 180 R-R 1994-04-16 20Hialeah,Florida MLB2012-20172016-2017
2012- 1-   6-CHN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)2016-06-07
372Corey SeagerSSLos Angeles Dodgers6-4 205 L-R 1994-04-27 20Kannapolis,North Carolina MLB2012-20172015-2017
2012- 1-  18-LAN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)2015-09-03
382Travis D'ArnaudCNew York Mets6-2 195 R-R 1989-02-10 25Lakewood,California MLB2007-20172013-2017
2007- 1-  37-PHI
ActiveNew York Mets (MLB)2013-08-17
393Mark AppelPHouston Astros6-4 195 R-R 1991-07-15 22Houston,Texas AAA2010-2017-
2013- 1-   1-HOU
MinorsPhiladelphia Phillies (AAA)
402Henry OwensPBoston Red Sox6-6 190 L-L 1992-07-21 21Huntington Beach,California MLB2012-20172015-2016
2011- 1-  36-BOS
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)2015-08-04
415Jorge SolerRF-OFChicago Cubs6-3 205 R-R 1992-02-25 22Havana,Cuba MLB2012-20172014-2017
2012-   UDFA-CHN
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)2014-08-27
421Rougned Odor2BTexas Rangers5-11 170 L-R 1994-02-03 20Maracaibo,Venezuela MLB2011-20172014-2017
2011-   UDFA-TEX
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)2014-05-08
432Billy HamiltonCF-OFCincinnati Reds6-1 160 R-R 1990-09-09 23Taylorsville,Mississippi MLB2009-20172013-2017
2009- 2-  57-CIN
ActiveCincinnati Reds (MLB)2013-09-03
442Matt WislerPSan Diego Padres6-3 175 R-R 1992-09-12 21Bryan,Ohio MLB2011-20172015-2017
2011- 7- 233-SDN
ActiveAtlanta Braves (MLB)2015-06-19
453Alex MeyerPMinnesota Twins6-9 220 R-R 1990-01-03 24Greensburg,Indiana MLB2009-20172015-2017
2011- 1-  23-WAS
DL-60Los Angeles Angels (MLB)2015-06-26
463Tyler GlasnowPPittsburgh Pirates6-7 200 L-R 1993-08-23 20Newhall,California MLB2012-20172016-2017
2011- 5- 152-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2016-07-07
473Raul MondesiSSKansas City Royals5-10 180 R-R 1995-07-27 18San Antonio,Texas MLB2012-20172016-2017
2011-   UDFA-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)2016-07-26
482Clint FrazierOFCleveland Indians5-11 185 R-R 1994-09-06 19Loganville,Georgia MLB2013-20172017-2017
2013- 1-   5-CLE
ActiveNew York Yankees (MLB)2017-07-01
494Austin MeadowsOFPittsburgh Pirates6-2 195 L-L 1995-05-03 19Atlanta,Georgia AAA2013-2017-
2013- 1-   9-PIT
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)
503Jackie BradleyCF-OFBoston Red Sox5-10 175 L-R 1990-04-19 24Prince George,Virginia MLB2009-20172013-2017
2011- 1-  40-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)2013-04-01
513Julio UriasPLos Angeles Dodgers5-11 160 L-L 1996-08-12 17Culiacan,Mexico MLB2013-20172016-2017
2012-   UDFA-LAN
MinorsLos Angeles Dodgers (AAA)2016-05-27
524Kohl StewartPMinnesota Twins6-3 210 R-R 1994-10-07 19Houston,Texas AAA2013-2017-
2013- 1-   4-MIN
MinorsMinnesota Twins (AA)
533Max FriedPSan Diego Padres6-4 170 L-L 1994-01-18 20Van Nuys,California MLB2012-20172017-2017
2012- 1-   7-SDN
ActiveAtlanta Braves (MLB)2017-08-08
542Jorge AlfaroCTexas Rangers6-2 185 R-R 1993-06-11 21Sincelejo,Colombia MLB2010-20172016-2017
2010-   UDFA-PHI
ActivePhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)2016-09-12
552Marcus StromanPToronto Blue Jays5-9 180 R-R 1991-05-01 23Stony Brook,New York MLB2010-20172014-2017
2012- 1-  22-TOR
ActiveToronto Blue Jays (MLB)2014-05-04
562Edwin EscobarPSan Francisco Giants6-1 185 L-L 1992-04-22 22La Buaera,Venezuela MLB2009-20172014-2016
2008-   UDFA-TEX
Free Agent   2014-08-27
571Lucas SimsPAtlanta Braves6-1 200 R-R 1994-05-10 20Lawrenceville,Georgia MLB2012-20172017-2017
2012- 1-  21-ATL
ActiveAtlanta Braves (MLB)2017-08-01
583Kolten Wong2BSt. Louis Cardinals5-8 175 L-R 1990-10-10 23Hilo,Hawaii MLB2009-20172013-2017
2011- 1-  22-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)2013-08-16
594Mike FoltynewiczPHouston Astros6-4 200 R-R 1991-10-07 22Minooka,Illinois MLB2010-20172014-2017
2010- 1-  19-HOU
ActiveAtlanta Braves (MLB)2014-08-02
605Joey Gallo3BTexas Rangers6-5 205 L-R 1993-11-19 20Las Vegas,Nevada MLB2012-20172015-2017
2012- 1-  39-TEX
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)2015-06-02
612Colin Moran3BMiami Marlins6-3 180 L-R 1992-10-01 21Port Chester,New York MLB2011-20172016-2017
2013- 1-   6-MIA
ActivePittsburgh Pirates (MLB)2016-05-18
622Braden ShipleyPArizona Diamondbacks6-2 170 R-R 1992-02-22 22Medford,Oregon MLB2011-20172016-2017
2013- 1-  15-ARI
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2016-07-25
632Erik JohnsonPChicago White Sox6-3 210 R-R 1989-12-30 24Mountain View,California MLB2009-20172013-2016
2011- 2-  80-CHA
Free Agent   2013-09-04
645Nick KinghamPPittsburgh Pirates6-5 215 R-R 1991-11-08 22Las Vegas,Nevada AAA2010-2017-
2010- 4- 117-PIT
MinorsPittsburgh Pirates (AAA)
653Eduardo RodriguezPBaltimore Orioles6-2 175 L-L 1993-04-07 21Valencia,Venezuela MLB2010-20172015-2017
2010-   UDFA-BAL
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)2015-05-28
663Chris OwingsSSArizona Diamondbacks5-11 170 R-R 1991-08-12 22Leesville,South Carolina MLB2009-20172013-2017
2009- 1-  41-ARI
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)2013-09-03
671Jake OdorizziPTampa Bay Rays6-2 175 R-R 1990-03-27 24Highland,Illinois MLB2008-20172012-2017
2008- 1-  32-MIL
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)2012-09-23
683Rafael MonteroPNew York Mets6-0 170 R-R 1990-10-17 23Higuerito,Dom Rep MLB2011-20172014-2017
2011-   UDFA-NYN
ActiveNew York Mets (MLB)2014-05-14
692Christian BethancourtCAtlanta Braves6-2 175 R-R 1991-09-02 22Panama City,Panama MLB2009-20172013-2017
2008-   UDFA-ATL
MinorsMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)2013-09-29
704Stephen PiscottyRF-OFSt. Louis Cardinals6-3 185 R-R 1991-01-14 23Pleasanton,California MLB2010-20172015-2017
2012- 1-  36-SLN
ActiveOakland Athletics (MLB)2015-07-21
712Jesse BiddlePPhiladelphia Phillies6-4 225 L-L 1991-10-22 22Philadelphia,Pennsylvania AAA2010-2017-
2010- 1-  27-PHI
MinorsAtlanta Braves (AA)
724Matt Davidson3BChicago White Sox6-3 210 R-R 1991-03-26 23Yucaipa,California MLB2009-20172013-2017
2009- 1-  35-ARI
ActiveChicago White Sox (MLB)2013-08-11
735Blake SwihartCBoston Red Sox6-1 175 B-R 1992-04-03 22Rio Rancho,New Mexico MLB2011-20172015-2017
2011- 1-  26-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)2015-05-02
746Garin Cecchini3BBoston Red Sox6-3 215 L-R 1991-04-20 23Lake Charles,Louisiana MLB2011-20172014-2015
2010- 4- 143-BOS
Free Agent   2014-06-01
757Mookie Betts2BBoston Red Sox5-9 156 R-R 1992-10-07 21Brentwood,Tennessee MLB2011-20172014-2017
2011- 5- 172-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)2014-06-29
766Alen HansonSSPittsburgh Pirates5-11 152 B-R 1992-10-22 21La Romana,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172016-2017
2009-   UDFA-PIT
MinorsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)2016-05-16
775Lance McCullersPHouston Astros6-1 190 L-R 1993-10-02 20Tampa,Florida MLB2012-20172015-2017
2012- 1-  41-HOU
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)2015-05-18
783J.P. CrawfordSSPhiladelphia Phillies6-2 180 L-R 1995-01-11 19Lakewood,California MLB2013-20172017-2017
2013- 1-  16-PHI
ActivePhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)2017-09-05
793Jake MarisnickCF-OFMiami Marlins6-4 200 R-R 1991-03-30 23Riverside,California MLB2010-20172013-2017
2009- 3- 104-TOR
ActiveHouston Astros (MLB)2013-07-23
804Hunter RenfroeRF-OFSan Diego Padres6-2 211 R-R 1992-01-28 22Jackson,Mississippi MLB2011-20172016-2017
2013- 1-  13-SDN
ActiveSan Diego Padres (MLB)
818Reese McGuireCPittsburgh Pirates6-0 181 L-R 1995-03-02 19Covington,Washington AA2013-2017-
2013- 1-  14-PIT
ActiveToronto Blue Jays (MLB)
827Jonathan Singleton1BHouston Astros6-2 215 L-L 1991-09-18 22Lakewood,California MLB2009-20172014-2015
2009- 8- 257-PHI
RestrictedHouston Astros (AA)2014-06-03
833Trevor BauerPCleveland Indians6-1 175 R-R 1991-01-17 23North Hollywood,California MLB2009-20172012-2017
2011- 1-   3-ARI
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)2012-06-28
842Devon Travis2BDetroit Tigers5-9 183 R-R 1991-02-21 23Wellington,Florida MLB2010-20172015-2017
2012-13- 424-DET
ActiveToronto Blue Jays (MLB)2015-04-06
852D.J. Peterson3BSeattle Mariners6-1 205 R-R 1991-12-31 22Gilbert,Arizona AAA2011-2017-
2013- 1-  12-SEA
MinorsCincinnati Reds (MLB)
863Rosell HerreraSSColorado Rockies6-3 180 B-R 1992-10-16 21Santo Domingo,Dom Rep AAA2010-2017-
2009-   UDFA-COL
MinorsCincinnati Reds (MLB)
876Pierce JohnsonPChicago Cubs6-1 170 R-R 1991-05-10 23Denver,Colorado MLB2010-20172017-2017
2012- 1-  43-CHN
ActiveSan Francisco Giants (MLB)2017-05-19
884Allen WebsterPBoston Red Sox6-2 165 R-R 1990-02-10 24Madison,North Carolina MLB2008-20172013-2015
2008-18- 547-LAN
Free Agent   2013-04-21
8910Trey BallPBoston Red Sox6-5 175 L-L 1994-06-27 20New Castle,Indiana AA2013-2017-
2013- 1-   7-BOS
MinorsBoston Red Sox (AA)
904Jorge BonifacioRF-OFKansas City Royals6-1 192 R-R 1993-06-04 21Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172017-2017
2009-   UDFA-KCA
ActiveKansas City Royals (MLB)2017-04-21
915Marcus SemienSS-2BChicago White Sox6-0 175 R-R 1990-09-17 23El Cerrito,California MLB2009-20172013-2017
2011- 6- 201-CHA
ActiveOakland Athletics (MLB)2013-09-04
924Dominic Smith1BNew York Mets6-0 185 L-L 1995-06-15 19Los Angeles,California MLB2013-20172017-2017
2013- 1-  11-NYN
ActiveNew York Mets (MLB)2017-08-11
931Taylor Lindsey2BLos Angeles Angels6-0 195 L-R 1991-12-02 22Scottsdale,Arizona AAA2010-2016-
2010- 1-  37-ANA
Free Agent  
946David DahlOFColorado Rockies6-2 185 L-R 1994-04-01 20Birmingham,Alabama MLB2012-20172016-2016
2012- 1-  10-COL
MinorsColorado Rockies (AAA)2016-07-25
954Zach LeePLos Angeles Dodgers6-3 195 R-R 1991-09-13 22McKinney,Texas MLB2011-20172015-2017
2010- 1-  28-LAN
Free Agent   2015-07-25
961Jimmy NelsonPMilwaukee Brewers6-6 225 R-R 1989-06-05 25Klamath Falls,Oregon MLB2008-20172013-2017
2010- 2-  64-MIL
ActiveMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)2013-09-06
974Nick WilliamsOFTexas Rangers6-3 195 L-L 1993-09-08 20Galveston,Texas MLB2012-20172017-2017
2012- 2-  93-TEX
ActivePhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)2017-06-30
983Michael ChoiceOFTexas Rangers6-0 190 R-R 1989-11-10 24Mansfield,Texas MLB2008-20172013-2015
2010- 1-  10-OAK
International   2013-09-02
993James PaxtonPSeattle Mariners6-3 200 L-L 1988-11-06 25Richmond,BC MLB2007-20172013-2017
2010- 4- 132-SEA
ActiveSeattle Mariners (MLB)2013-09-07
1007Arismendy AlcantaraSS-2BChicago Cubs5-10 160 B-R 1991-10-29 22Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172014-2017
2008-   UDFA-CHN
Free Agent   2014-07-09