Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Friday, December 14, 2012

Baseball America’s Top 10 Prospects: Miami Marlins

Supposedly, Realmuto has a real splizz gun for an arm.

1. Jose Fernandez, rhp
2. Christian Yelich, of
3. Andrew Heaney, lhp
4. Jake Marisnick, of
5. Marcell Ozuna, of
6. Justin Nicolino, lhp
7. Adeiny Hechavarria, ss
8. Jose Urena, rhp
9. J.T. Realmuto, c
10. Adam Conley, lhp

The cream of the system’s existing talent mostly played together at high Class A Jupiter in 2012, finishing runner-up in the Florida State League playoffs. The Hammerheads’ prospect-laden lineup included outfielders Christian Yelich and Marcell Ozuna and catcher J.T. Realmuto. They were joined at midseason by righthander Jose Fernandez and lefthander Adam Conley, who were promoted after dominating in low Class A.

Fernandez and Yelich give the Marlins two true impact talents. The club’s last three first-rounders (Yelich, Fernandez, lefthander Andrew Heaney) rank as its best prospects, though the upper levels of the system are feeling the effects of disappointing drafts in 2008-09.

Repoz Posted: December 14, 2012 at 05:51 AM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: prospects

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. From the International Gibberish Desk Posted: December 14, 2012 at 12:12 PM (#4324778)
Which ones will look good in Yankee uniforms in 2018?
   2. Gamingboy Posted: December 14, 2012 at 12:29 PM (#4324790)
Which ones will look good in Yankee uniforms in 2018?


Please, they are going to last until at least 2019.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Sugar Bear Blanks
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - February 2016
(738 - 7:25pm, Feb 12)
Last: Greg K

NewsblogOTP - 2016 February 8: There’s baseball, politics … and real problems
(1768 - 7:22pm, Feb 12)
Last: Morty Causa

NewsblogOT: Soccer Thread - February 2016
(153 - 7:09pm, Feb 12)
Last: The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott)

NewsblogJacob deGrom to Mets: ‘Willing’ to do long-term deal now
(13 - 6:47pm, Feb 12)
Last: Adam Starblind

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 2-12-2016
(14 - 6:17pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogWrigleyville - What a Slutter Does, Has Done, and Might Do for Jake Arrieta
(7 - 6:05pm, Feb 12)
Last: zonk

NewsblogHall of Fame voters exhibit a clear anti-recency bias.
(8 - 6:02pm, Feb 12)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogBrian Kenny: HALL OF FAME'S ANTI-RECENCY BIAS
(73 - 6:01pm, Feb 12)
Last: bachslunch

NewsblogMLB, players' association work together to develop more protective pitching hat
(4 - 5:53pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogMLB New data results show high school baseball similar to MLB
(2 - 4:42pm, Feb 12)
Last: Leroy Kincaid

NewsblogKeith Law: 2016 ranking of all 30 farm systems (INSIDER)
(55 - 4:07pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogThe Uncertain Timetable for Cord-Cutting in Baseball's Future
(75 - 3:56pm, Feb 12)
Last: Greg K

NewsblogThe BtBS guide to analytics tools and resources - Beyond the Box Score
(4 - 3:18pm, Feb 12)
Last: KJOK

NewsblogThe Crack in the Defensive Spectrum
(47 - 2:11pm, Feb 12)
Last: AROM

NewsblogLorenzo Cain and A.J. Pollock Sign Atypical Contracts | FanGraphs Baseball
(5 - 12:12pm, Feb 12)
Last: Barry`s_Lazy_Boy

Page rendered in 0.2548 seconds
47 querie(s) executed