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2016 MLB Top 100 Prospects 11/12/15

2016 MLB Top 100 Prospects

Updated November 12, 2015

Check out our updated Top 100.

Click Here to see the list of every site with a prospect rankings.

Team rankings for 2016 will come out in late July or early August.

2015 Prospect Rankings

★★★★★★ – Superstar player that has the potential to make an instant impact in the Major Leagues. This player has the potential to be a future MVP or Cy Young candidate.
★★★★★ – Great player at his respected position. Has the potential to be a number one or two starter if he’s a pitcher. Has All-Star potential, but isn’t on the superstar level.
★★★★ – A good player at his respected position. Could potentially be a number two or three if he’s a pitcher.
ETA – Projected Year to be called up to Majors

Rank Player Pos HT WT Team Stars ETA
1 Lucas Giolito RHP 6'6" 255 Washington Nationals ★★★★★★ 2016
2 Byron Buxton OF 6'2" 190 Minnesota Twins ★★★★★★ 2015
3 Corey Seager SS 6'4" 215 Los Angeles Dodgers ★★★★★★ 2015
4 Julio Urias LHP 5'11" 160 Los Angeles Dodgers ★★★★★★ 2017
5 Tyler Glasnow RHP 6'7" 195 Pittsburgh Pirates ★★★★★★ 2016
6 J.P. Crawford SS 6'2" 180 Philadelphia Phillies ★★★★★★ 2017
7 Yoan Moncada 2B 6'2" 205 Boston Red Sox ★★★★★★ 2017
8 Orlando Arcia SS 6'0" 165 Milwaukee Brewers ★★★★★★ 2016
9 Brendan Rodgers SS 6'0" 180 Colorado Rockies ★★★★★★ 2018
10 Joey Gallo 3B/OF 6'5" 230 Texas Rangers ★★★★★ 2015
11 Nomar Mazara OF 6'4" 195 Texas Rangers ★★★★★ 2016
12 Jose Berrios RHP 6'0" 187 Minnesota Twins ★★★★★ 2016
13 Rafael Devers 3B 6'0" 195 Boston Red Sox ★★★★★ 2017
14 Sean Newcomb LHP 6'5" 245 Atlanta Braves ★★★★★ 2016
15 Robert Stephenson RHP 6'3" 195 Cincinnati Reds ★★★★★ 2016
16 Steven Matz LHP 6'2" 200 New York Mets ★★★★★ 2015
17 Dansby Swanson SS 6'0" 190 Atlanta Braves ★★★★★ 2017
18 Josh Bell OF 6'2" 235 Pittsburgh Pirates ★★★★★ 2015
19 Tyler Kolek RHP 6'5" 260 Miami Marlins ★★★★★ 2016
20 Ozhaino Albies SS 5'9" 150 Atlanta Braves ★★★★★ 2017
21 Trea Turner SS 6'1" 175 Washington Nationals ★★★★★ 2015
22 Franklin Barreto SS 5'9" 175 Oakland Athletics ★★★★★ 2016
23 Kolby Allard LHP 6'1" 180 Atlanta Braves ★★★★★ 2018
24 Alex Reyes RHP 6'3" 175 St. Louis Cardinals ★★★★★ 2016
25 Austin Meadows OF 6'3" 200 Pittsburgh Pirates ★★★★★ 2017
26 Jon Gray RHP 6'4" 235 Colorado Rockies ★★★★★ 2015
27 Raul Mondesi SS 6'1" 185 Kansas City Royals ★★★★★ 2016
28 Kyle Tucker OF 6'4" 190 Houston Astros ★★★★★ 2019
29 Alex Bregman SS 6'0" 180 Houston Astros ★★★★★ 2017
30 Blake Snell LHP 6'4" 180 Tampa Bay Rays ★★★★ 2016
31 Alex Jackson OF 6'2" 215 Seattle Mariners ★★★★ 2018
32 Dillon Tate RHP 6'2" 165 Texas Rangers ★★★★ 2017
33 Archie Bradley  RHP 6'4" 230 Arizona Diamondbacks ★★★★ 2015
34 Jose De Leon RHP 6'2" 185 Los Angeles Dodgers ★★★★ 2016
35 Andrew Benintendi OF 5'10" 170 Boston Red Sox ★★★★ 2017
36 Manuel Margot OF 5'11" 170 San Diego Padres ★★★★ 2017
37 Gleyber Torres SS 6'1" 175 Chicago Cubs ★★★★ 2019
38 Carson Fulmer RHP 6'1" 190 Chicago White Sox ★★★★ 2017
39 David Dahl OF 6'2" 195 Colorado Rockies ★★★★ 2017
40 Jose Peraza 2B 6'0" 165 Cincinnati Reds ★★★★ 2015
41 Tim Anderson SS 6'1" 180 Chicago White Sox ★★★★ 2017
42 Rob Kaminsky LHP 5'11" 190 Cleveland Indians ★★★★ 2016
43 Aaron Judge OF 6'7" 275 New York Yankees ★★★★ 2016
44 Daz Cameron OF 6'2" 185 Houston Astros ★★★★ 2018
45 Jeff Hoffman RHP 6'4" 185 Colorado Rockies ★★★★ 2017
46 Jesse Winker OF 6'3" 210 Cincinnati Reds ★★★★ 2016
47 Raimel Tapia OF 6'2" 160 Colorado Rockies ★★★★ 2017
48 Aaron Blair RHP 6'5" 230 Atlanta Braves ★★★★ 2017
49 Grant Holmes RHP 6'1" 215 Los Angeles Dodgers ★★★★ 2018
50 Touki Toussaint RHP 6'3" 185 Atlanta Braves ★★★★ 2018


Rank Player Pos HT WT Team Stars ETA
51 Brian Johnson LHP 6'4" 235 Boston Red Sox ★★★★ 2015
52 Tyrell Jenkins RHP 6'4" 180 Atlanta Braves ★★★★ 2016
53 Brent Honeywell RHP 6'2" 180 Tampa Bay Rays ★★★★ 2017
54 Brett Phillips OF 6'0" 180 Milwaukee Brewers ★★★★ 2016
55 Ryan McMahon 3B 6'2" 185 Colorado Rockies ★★★★ 2018
56 Willy Adames SS 6'1" 180 Tampa Bay Rays ★★★★ 2018
57 Lewis Brinson OF 6'3" 170 Texas Rangers ★★★★ 2017
58 Carl Edwards Jr. RHP 6'3" 170 Chicago Cubs ★★★★ 2016
59 Jorge Mateo SS 6'0" 188 New York Yankees ★★★★ 2018
60 Bradley Zimmer OF 6'4" 185 Cleveland Indians ★★★★ 2016
61 Austin Riley 3B 6'2" 230 Atlanta Braves ★★★★ 2018
62 A.J. Reed 1B 6'4" 240 Houston Astros ★★★★ 2016
63 Hunter Renfroe OF 6'1" 215 San Diego Padres ★★★★ 2016
64 Clint Frazier OF 6'1" 190 Cleveland Indians ★★★★ 2017
65 Billy McKinney OF 6'1" 205 Chicago Cubs ★★★★ 2017
66 Amir Garrett LHP 6'5" 210 Cincinnati Reds ★★★★ 2016
67 Jack Flaherty RHP 6'4" 205 St. Louis Cardinals ★★★★ 2017
68 Gavin Cecchini SS 6'2" 200 New York Mets ★★★★ 2016
69 Harold Ramirez OF 5'10" 210 Pittsburgh Pirates ★★★★ 2017
70 Trent Clark OF 6'0" 205 Milwaukee Brewers ★★★★ 2018
71 Hunter Harvey RHP 6'3" 175 Baltimore Orioles ★★★★ 2017
72 Kyle Zimmer RHP 6'3" 215 Kansas City Royals ★★★★ 2016
73 Mark Appel RHP 6'5" 220 Philadelphia Phillies ★★★★ 2016
74 Dylan Bundy RHP 6'1" 200 Baltimore Orioles ★★★★ 2016
75 Rob Refsnyder 2B 6'1" 205 New York Yankees ★★★★ 2015
76 Daniel Robertson SS 6'1" 205 Tampa Bay Rays ★★★★ 2016
77 Cornelius Randolph SS 5'11" 205 Philadelphia Phillies ★★★★ 2019
78 Tyler Stephenson C 6'4" 225 Cincinnati Reds ★★★★ 2019
79 Micah Johnson 2B 6'0" 210 Los Angeles Dodgers ★★★★ 2015
80 Christian Arroyo SS 6'1" 180 San Francisco Giants ★★★★ 2017
81 Nick Williams OF 6'3" 195 Philadelphia Phillies ★★★★ 2016
82 Spencer Adams RHP 6'3" 171 Chicago White Sox ★★★★ 2018
83 Tyler Jay LHP 6'1" 180 Minnesota Twins ★★★★ 2018
84 Anthony Alford OF 6'1" 205 Toronto Blue Jays ★★★★ 2017
85 Jorge Alfaro C 6'2" 225 Philadelphia Phillies ★★★★ 2016
86 Duane Underwood RHP 6'2" 215 Chicago Cubs ★★★★ 2016
87 Nick Gordon SS 6'0" 160 Minnesota Twins ★★★★ 2018
88 Albert Almora OF 6'2" 180 Chicago Cubs ★★★★ 2016
89 Beau Burrows RHP 6'2" 200 Detroit Tigers ★★★★ 2019
90 Jameson Taillon RHP 6'5" 240 Pittsburgh Pirates ★★★★ 2016
91 Max Kepler OF 6'4" 205 Minnesota Twins ★★★★ 2016
92 Max Fried LHP 6'4" 185 Atlanta Braves ★★★★ 2017
93 Frankie Montas RHP 6'2" 185 Los Angeles Dodgers ★★★★ 2015
94 Javier Guerra SS 5'11" 155 San Diego Padres ★★★★ 2018
95 Kyle Freeland LHP 6'3" 170 Colorado Rockies ★★★★ 2016
96 Jake Thompson RHP 6'4" 235 Philadelphia Phillies ★★★★ 2016
97 Mallex Smith OF 5'9" 170 Atlanta Braves ★★★★ 2016
98 Forrest Wall 2B 6'0" 176 Colorado Rockies ★★★★ 2018
99 Mike Nikorak RHP 6'5" 205 Colorado Rockies ★★★★ 2019
100 Dominic Smith OF 6'0" 185 New York Mets ★★★★ 2017

Prospects in Top 100 by Team

Team ★★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★ Total
Arizona Diamondbacks 0 0 1 1
Atlanta Braves 0 4 6 10
Baltimore Orioles 0 0 2 2
Boston Red Sox 1 1 2 4
Chicago Cubs 0 0 5 6
Chicago White Sox 0 0 3 3
Cincinnati Reds 0 1 4 5
Cleveland Indians 0 0 3 3
Colorado Rockies 1 1 7 9
Detroit Tigers 0 0 1 1
Houston Astros 0 2 2 4
Kansas City Royals 0 1 1 2
Los Angeles Angels 0 0 0 0
Los Angeles Dodgers 2 0 4 6
Miami Marlins 0 1 0 1
Milwaukee Brewers 1 0 2 3
Minnesota Twins 1 1 3 5
New York Mets 0 1 2 3
New York Yankees 0 0 3 3
Oakland Athletics 0 1 0 1
Philadelphia Phillies 1 0 4 5
Pittsburgh Pirates 1 2 3 6
San Diego Padres 0 0 3 3
San Francisco Giants 0 0 1 1
Seattle Mariners 0 0 1 1
St. Louis Cardinals 0 1 1 2
Tampa Bay Rays 0 0 4 4
Texas Rangers 0 2 2 4
Toronto Blue Jays 0 0 1 1
Washington Nationals  1 1 0 2

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