All prospects all the time. Couple of things to touch on from yesterday:
– One, the MLB.com top 10 positional prospects release party continued yesterday with the shortstops. It’s a deep position, so Jorge Mateo did not crack the top 10. He did, however, get a shout out in the honorable mentions, with the write-up comparing him to Jose Reyes and calling him the Yankees’ shortstop of the future. I thought Mateo might sneak into the bottom third of the list, but it’s understandable that he didn’t after what was his first year of full-season ball.
– Two, Baseball Prospectus put out their Top 101 prospects list and the consensus top 3 Yankee prospects all made the cut. Aaron Judge came in at number 18, Mateo at 65, and Gary Sanchez was 92. Personally I think Sanchez should be at least 25 spots higher, but I’m also a Yankee fan. The complete list and the capsules on each player are completely free. … Click here to read the rest