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Yoan Moncada
Yoan Moncada
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We now close out the 2016 prospect season with a revised Top 100 Prospects list. Players who exceeded rookie qualifications are not included. The list does include 2016 draftees.

It is always a work in progress and general tiers are more important than exact placement the further down the list you go.

This represents my personal opinion as of September 24, 2016. It does not incorporate the opinions of others to any great extent. It is also a snapshot in time: a week ago this list would have looked a bit different and it will certainly change as the winter progresses and we get into deeper analysis on individual players.

I will be around in the comments to answer questions.

1) Yoan Moncada, 2B, Boston Red Sox, Grade A: Ranked 6th pre-season with a Grade A.

2) Dansby Swanson, SS, Atlanta Braves, Grade A: Ranked 5th pre-season with Grade A.

3) Tyler Glasnow, RHP, Pittsburgh Pirates, Grade A: Ranked 2nd pre-season with Grade A.

4) Lucas Giolito, RHP, Washington Nationals, Grade A: Ranked 3rd pre-season with Grade A.

5) Jose De Leon, RHP, Los Angeles Dodgers, Grade A:
Ranked 14th pre-season with Grade A-.

6) Andrew Benintendi, OF, Boston Red Sox, Grade A: Ranked 18th pre-season with Grade A-.

7) Amed Rosario, SS, New York Mets, Grade A: Ranked 141st pre-season with Grade B.

8) Alex Reyes, RHP, St. Louis Cardinals, Grade A: Ranked 8th pre-season with Grade A.

9) Franklin Barreto, SS, Oakland Athletics, Grade A-: Ranked 23rd pre-season with Grade A-.

10) Rafael Devers, 3B, Boston Red Sox, Grade A-: Ranked 16th pre-season with Grade A-.

11) Ozzie Albies, SS, Atlanta Braves, Grade A-: Ranked 50th pre-season with a Grade B+.

12) Willy Adames, SS, Tampa Bay Rays, Grade B+: Ranked 74th pre-season with Grade B+.

13) J.P. Crawford, SS, Philadelphia Phillies, Grade B+ Ranked 21st with a Grade A- pre-season.

14) Josh Bell, 1B-OF, Pittsburgh Pirates, Grade B+:
Ranked 70th pre-season with Grade B+.

15) Brendan Rodgers, SS, Colorado Rockies, Grade B+: Ranked 38th pre-season with Grade B+.

16) Gleyber Torres, SS, New York Yankees, Grade B+: Ranked 45th pre-season with Grade B+.

17) Joey Gallo, 3B-OF, Texas Rangers, Grade B+: Ranked 12th pre-season with Grade A-.

18) Yadier Alvarez, RHP, Los Angeles Dodgers, Grade B+ Ranked 171st pre-season with Grade B-.

19) Francis Martes, RHP, Houston Astros, Grade B+:
Ranked 33rd pre-season with Grade B+

20) Luke Weaver, RHP, St. Louis Cardinals, Grade B+: Ranked 85th pre-season with Grade B

21) Reynaldo Lopez, RHP, Washington Nationals, Grade B+.Ranked 97th pre-season with Grade B.

22) Kolby Allard, LHP, Atlanta Braves, Grade B+: Ranked 59th pre-season with a Grade B+.

23) Francisco Mejia, C, Cleveland Indians, Grade B+: Not ranked pre-season, graded B-.

24) Bradley Zimmer, OF, Cleveland Indians, Grade B+: Ranked 26th pre-season, with Grade B+

25) Austin Meadows, OF, Pittsburgh Pirates, Grade B+: .Ranked 30th pre-season with Grade B+.

26) Clint Frazier, OF, New York Yankees, Grade B+: Ranked 29th pre-season with Grade B+.

27) Lewis Brinson, OF, Milwaukee Brewers, Grade B+ Ranked 31st pre-season with Grade B+.

28) Eloy Jimenez, OF, Chicago Cubs, Grade B+; Not ranked pre-season, graded B-.

29) Victor Robles, OF, Washington Nationals, Grade B+: Ranked 82nd pre-season with Grade B.

30) Anderson Espinosa, RHP, San Diego Padres, Grade B+: Ranked 34th pre-season, grade B+.

31) A.J. Reed, 1B, Houston Astros, Grade B+: Ranked 19th pre-season with Grade A-.

32) Amir Garrett, LHP, Cincinnati Reds, Grade B+: Ranked 52nd pre-season with Grade B+

33) David Paulino, RHP, Houston Astros, Grade B+:
Ranked 169th pre-season with Grade B-.

34) Phil Bickford, RHP, Milwaukee Brewers, Grade B+: Ranked 53rd pre-season with Grade B+.

35) Brent Honeywell, RHP, Tampa Bay Rays, Grade B+
: Ranked 54th pre-season, Grade B+.

36) Josh Hader, LHP, Milwaukee Brewers, Grade B+: Ranked 71st pre-season, Grade B+.

37) Triston McKenzie, RHP, Cleveland Indians, Grade B+ Ranked 103rd pre-season with Grade B.

38) Cody Bellinger, 1B, Los Angeles Dodgers, Grade B+: Ranked 106th pre-season with Grade B.

39) Raimel Tapia, OF, Colorado Rockies, Grade B+:
Ranked 105th pre-season with Grade B.

40) Nick Gordon, SS, Minnesota Twins, Grade B+: Ranked 61st pre-season with Grade B+.

41) Bobby Bradley, 1B, Cleveland Indians, Grade B+: Ranked 57th pre-season with B+

42) Robert Stephenson, RHP, Cincinnati Reds, Grade B+: Ranked 25th pre-season with Grade A-.

43) Carson Fulmer, RHP, Chicago White Sox, Grade B+: Ranked 27th pre-season with Grade B+.

44) Jeff Hoffman, RHP, Colorado Rockies, Grade B+: Ranked 64th pre-season with Grade B+

45) Manuel Margot, OF, San Diego Padres, Grade B+: Ranked 78th pre-season with Grade B.

46) Kyle Tucker, OF, Houston Astros, Grade B+:
Rated at 121 pre-season, B.

47) Blake Rutherford, OF, New York Yankees, Grade B+: 2016 draftee.

48) Mickey Moniak, OF, Philadelphia Phillies, Grade B+ 2016 draftee

49) Mike Soroka, RHP, Atlanta Braves, Grade B+: Rated 127 pre-season, B.

50) Erick Fedde, RHP, Washington Nationals, Grade B+ Rated 125 pre-season B.

51) Mitch Keller, RHP, Pittsburgh Pirates, Grade B+:  Unranked pre-season with a Grade C+.

52) Jesse Winker, OF, Cincinnati Reds, Grade B+: Ranked 49th pre-season with Grade B+

53) Aaron Judge, OF, New York Yankees, Grade B+: Ranked 81st pre-season with a Grade B.

54) Domingo Acevedo, RHP, New York Yankees, Grade B+: Ranked 88th pre-season with Grade B.

55) Yusniel Diaz, OF, Los Angeles Dodgers, Grade B+: Ranked 89th pre-season with Grade B.

56) Michael Kopech, RHP, Boston Red Sox, Grade B+: Ranked 148th pre-season with Grade B-

57) Jorge Mateo, SS, New York Yankees, Grade B+: Rated 68th pre-season with Grade B+

58) Jake Bauers, 1B-OF, Tampa Bay Rays, Grade B+: Rated 102nd pre-season with Grade B.

59) Kyle Lewis, OF, Seattle Mariners, Grade B+:  Drafted in 2016, first round.

60) Alex Verdugo, OF, Los Angeles Dodgers, Grade B+: Rated 72nd pre-season with Grade B+.

61) Corey Ray, OF, Milwaukee Brewers, Grade B+:  Drafted in 2016, first round.

62) Justus Sheffield, LHP, New York Yankees, Grade B+: Rated 76th pre-season with Grade B+.

63) Sean Newcomb, LHP, Atlanta Braves, Grade B+: Ranked 41st pre-season with Grade B+.

64) A.J. Puk, LHP, Oakland Athletics, Grade B+:  2016 first-round pick.

65) Jason Groome, LHP, Boston Red Sox, Grade B+:  2016 first-round pick.

66) Nick Senzel, 3B, Cincinnati Reds, Grade B+: 2016 first-round pick.

67) Richard Urena, SS, Toronto Blue Jays, Grade B+: Unranked pre-sesaon with Grade B-

68) Matt Chapman, 3B, Oakland Athletics, Grade B+ Rated 149th pre-season with Grade B-.

69) Isan Diaz, 2B, Milwaukee Brewers, Grade B+: Ranked 118th pre-season with Grade B.

70) Zack Collins, C, Chicago White Sox, Grade B:  2016 first-round pick.

71) Matt Olson, 1B, Oakland Athletics, Grade B: Ranked 73rd pre-season with Grade B+

72) Jorge Alfaro, C, Philadelphia Phillies, Grade B: Rated 165th pre-season with a Grade B-.

73) Sean Reid-Foley, RHP, Toronto Blue Jays, Grade B: Unranked pre-season with Grade B-.

74) Tom Murphy, C, Colorado Rockies, Grade B: Ranked 132nd pre-season with Grade B.

75) Renato Nunez, OF, Oakland Athletics, Grade B: Ranked 75th pre-season with Grade B+.

76) Rob Kaminsky, LHP, Cleveland Indians, Grade B+: Ranked 58th pre-season with Grade B+.

77) Tyler O'Neill, OF, Seattle Mariners, Grade B:  Unranked pre-season with Grade B-.

78) Willie Calhoun, 2B-OF, Los Angeles Dodgers, Grade B: Ranked 175h pre-season with Grade B-.

79) Hunter Renfroe, OF, San Diego Padres, Grade B: Ranked 115th pre-season with Grade B.

80) Ian Happ, OF-2B, Chicago Cubs, Grade B: Ranked 112th pre-season with Grade B.

81) Riley Pint, RHP, Colorado Rockies, Grade B: 2016 first-round pick.

82) Dominic Smith, 1B, New York Mets, Grade B: Ranked 117th pre-season with Grade B.

83) Yohander Mendez, LHP, Texas Rangers, Grade B:  Unranked pre-season with Grade B-

84) Alex Kirilloff, OF, Minnesota Twins, Grade B: 2016 first-round pick.

85) Stephen Gonsalves, LHP, Minnesota Twins, Grade B: Unranked pre-season with Grade B-.

86) Dylan Cease, RHP, Chicago Cubs, Grade B: Unranked pre-season with Grade C+.

87) Ariel Jurado, RHP, Texas Rangers, RHP, Grade B: Ranked 92nd pre-season with Grade B.

88) Jack Flaherty, RHP, St. Louis Cardinals, Grade B: Ranked 95th pre-season with Grade B.

89) Grant Holmes, RHP, Oakland Athletics, Grade B: Ranked 96th pre-season with Grade B.

90) Roman Quinn, OF, Philadelphia Phillies, Grade B: Ranked 140th pre-season with Grade B.

91) Oscar De La Cruz, RHP, Chicago Cubs, Grade B: Ranked 162nd pre-season with Grade B-

92) Matt Manning, RHP, Detroit Tigers, Grade B: 2016 first-round pick.

93) Ian Anderson, RHP, Atlanta Braves, Grade B:  2016 first-round pick.

94) Kevin Newman, INF, Pittsburgh Pirates, Grade B: Unranked pre-season with Grade B-.

95) Christian Arroyo, SS-2B, San Francisco Giants, Grade B:
Ranked 55th pre-season with Grade B+

96) Daniel Robertson, SS, Tampa Bay Rays, Grade B: Ranked 116th pre-season with Grade B

97) Derek Fisher, OF, Houston Astros, Grade B: Ranked 138th pre-season with Grade B

98) Ryan McMahon, 3B, Colorado Rockies, Grade B+: Ranked 56th pre-season with Grade B+

99) Cornelius Randolph, OF; Philadelphia Phillies, Grade B: Ranked 120th pre-season with Grade B.

100) Luis Ortiz, RHP, Milwaukee Brewers, Grade B: Ranked 84th pre-season with Grade B.

INCOMPLETE LIST OF OTHERS CONSIDERED:

Brady Aiken, LHP, Indians; Anthony Alford, OF, Blue Jays; Harrison Bader, OF, Cardinals; Beau Burrows, RHP, Tigers; A.J. Cole, RHP, Nationals; Jacob Faria, RHP, Rays;  Taylor Guerrieri, RHP, Rays;  Ke'Bryan Hayes, 3B, Pirates; Tyler Jay, LHP, Twins; Trey Mancini, 1B, Orioles; Frankie Montas, RHP, Athletics; Brett Phillips, OF, Brewers; Cody Reed, LHP, Reds; Austin Riley, 3B, Braves; Lucas Sims, RHP, Bravees; Chance Sisco, C, Orioles; Christin Stewart, OF, Tigers; Dillon Tate, RHP, Yankees;  Rowdy Tellez, 1B, Blue Jays; Nick Williams, OF, Phillies;