Top 10 Prospects of Each AL West Team

Houston Astros

One Sentence Summary: The best talent in the system has reached the bottom of the funnel, but can the Houston development machine turn their cache of right-handers into a pipeline of MLB viable arms?

  1. Kyle Tucker, OF

  2. Forrest Whitley, RHP

  3. Corbin Martin, RHP

  4. Bryan Abreu, RHP

  5. JB Bukauskas, RHP

  6. Tyler Ivey, RHP

  7. Seth Beer, 1B

  8. Freudis Nova, SS

  9. Abraham Toro, 3B

  10. Jairo Solis, RHP

Oakland Athletics

One Sentence Summary: Two dynamic arms at the top with some strong up-the-middle players to follow.

  1. Jesus Luzardo, LHP

  2. AJ Puk, LHP

  3. Sean Murphy, C

  4. Jorge Mateo, OF

  5. Nick Allen, SS

  6. Robert Puason, SS

  7. Logan Davidson, SS

  8. Austin Beck, OF

  9. Lazaro Armenteros, OF

  10. Skye Bolt, OF

Seattle Mariners

One Sentence Summary: We’re not sure if it happened between Jerry DiPoto’s 27th and 39th trade, but the Mariners’ farm system has officially snuck up on all of us.

  1. Jarred Kelenic, OF

  2. Julio Rodriguez, OF

  3. Logan Gilbert, RHP

  4. Evan White, 1B

  5. Jake Fraley, OF

  6. Justin Dunn, RHP

  7. George Kirby, RHP

  8. Noelvi Marte, SS

  9. Justus Sheffield, LHP

  10. Cal Raleigh, C

Texas Rangers

One Sentence Summary: There’s some depth here but it’s thin at the top as you can make an argument for five or six different players to top this system.

  1. Leody Taveras, OF

  2. Hans Crouse, RHP

  3. Cole Winn, RHP

  4. Nick Solak, 2B

  5. Josh Jung, 3B

  6. Sherten Apostel, 3B

  7. Joe Palumbo, LHP

  8. Bubba Thompson, OF

  9. Julio Pablo Martinez, OF

  10. Taylor Hearn, LHP

Los Angeles Angels

One Sentence Summary: The emphasis on athleticism can get you guys like Adell, but it can also leave the system thin in other areas, which is what we have here.

  1. Jo Adell, OF

  2. Jordyn Adams, OF

  3. Brandon Marsh, OF

  4. Jose Suarez, LHP

  5. Will Wilson, SS

  6. Jose Soriano, RHP

  7. Patrick Sandoval, LHP

  8. Matt Thaiss, 1B

  9. Jahmai Jones, 2B

  10. Jeremiah Jackson, SS