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Tampa Bay Rays preliminary prospect list

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Here is the preliminary working research list for Tampa Bay Rays prospects. I had 60 names here initially, which has been brutally cut down to 51. I need to get this down to 40 at most, so there are some tough decisions ahead here.

As usual, the hard part is deciding between Grade C type prospects and finding the balance between role player types who could be in the majors soon (Luke Maile, C.J. Riefenhauser, etc.) and long-distance prospects who have more upside but a higher risk of not turning into anything useful at all.

In marginal cases I generally lean towards guys closer to the majors because I hate it when someone gets promoted who isn't in the book but your mileage may vary.

Tampa Bay Rays 51 players

Willy Adames SS
Jose Alvarado LHP
Matt Andriese RHP
Jake Bauers 1B
Tim Beckham INF
Buddy Borden RHP
Ryan Brett 2B
Damion Carroll RHP
Curt Casali C
Nick Ciuffo C
Alex Colome RHP
Jose Dominguez RHP
Jacob Faria RHP
Johnny Field OF
Enderson Franco RHP
Grayson Garvin LHP
Casey Gillaspie 1B
Tyler Goeddel 3B
Taylor Guerrieri RHP
Jake Hager INF
Greg Harris RHP
Brent Honeywell RHP
Nathan Karns RHP
Hak-Ju Lee SS
Patrick Leonard 3B
Mikie Mahtook OF
Luke Maile C
German Marquez RHP
Mike Montgomery LHP
Angel Moreno OF
Justin O’Conner C
Boog Powell OF
C.J. Riefenhauser LHP
Daniel Robertson SS
David Rodriguez C
Enny Romero LHP
Adrian Rondon SS
Mark Sappington RHP
Richie Schaffer 3B
Jamie Schultz RHP
Burch Smith RHP
Blake Snell LHP
Steven Souza OF
Ryne Stanek RHP
Andrew Toles OF
Cristian Toribio 3B
Riley Unroe 2B
Cameron Varga RHP
Andrew Velazquez 2B
Justin Williams OF
Kean Wong 2B