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Community Top Rookies for future performance #14

Anthony Rizzo wins his run off to become #13 on our list. Both he and Devin Mesoraco got 24% of the vote in the initial voting, followed by Todd Frazier 16%, Anthony Gose 12%, Willin Rosario 8%, Starling Marte, Erasmo Ramirez and Wade Miley all at 4% and o% for Mike Fiers.

1. Mike Trout Outfielder Los Angeles Angels (83%)

2. Bryce Harper Outfielder Washington Nationals (100%)

3. Manny Machado Infielder Baltimore Orioles (47%)

4. Matt Moore, Pitcher, Tampa Bay Rays (45%)

5. Yu Darvish, Pitcher Texas Rangers (48%)

6. Yoenis Cespedes, Outfielder Oakland A's (50%)

7. Andrelton Simmons, shortstop, Atlanta Braves (27%)

8. Matt Harvey, Pitcher New York Mets

9. Jarrod Parker, Pitcher Oakland A's (50%)

10. Jesus Montero, Catcher/dh Seattle Mariners (40%)

11, Yasmani Grandal, catcher, San Diego Padres (44%)

12. Yonder Alonso, First Base, San Diego Padres (32%)

13. Anthony Rizzo, First Base, Chicago Cubs (24%)

I'm going to temporarily drop Mike Fiers, who didn't get a vote last round, but he is till eligible as a write in.

Temporarily dropped: Will Middlebrooks 0% (round 10), AJ Griffin 0% (round 10), Ryan Cook 0% (round 11), Lance Lynn 0% (round 12), Randall Delgado 0% (round 12), Zack Cozart 0% (round 12), Mike Fiers 0% round 13

I'm going to add Chris Carter and bring back Jean Segura and also Tom Milone who got a write in vote last round. I'm going to get Will Middlebrooks back on the ballot next round.

In no particular order, Kelvin Herrera, Drew Smyly, Lucas Harrell, Michael Gonzalez, Norichicka Aoki, David Cooper and and Brett Jackson, are among those I am looking at adding in the coming rounds. Please suggest more names, or your favorites among that group, below. Keep in mind though, that the plan is to go out to # 25 in this poll and then stop, and between those who have been voted in, those on the ballot, those who are temporarily dropped and the names listed immediately above we already have far more than 25 under consideration.

So, who do you think will have the best future performance among last year's rookies in the number 14 slot?



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