Top 60 D-backs Prospects for 2011

Ever since 2004, FutureBacks.com has ranked the best prospects in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization. This year, we rank them all the way from one to 60, plus identify 32 other promising players either deemed too raw or too old for the list. Who is rising? Who is falling? Who is next? Find out now.

Notes: Listed age is as of January 1st, 2011.  NR = Not Ranked in 2010; IE = Ineligible for ranking in 2010


#5-Paul Goldschmidt


#8-Bobby Borchering and #6-Matt Davidson


#14-Josh Collmenter


#33-Mike Freeman

Leyson Septimo
#40-Leyson Septimo

Victor Capellan
#50-Victor Capellan
Rank (Prev) Pos Player Age
1 (1) RHP Jarrod Parker 22
2 (IE) LHP Tyler Skaggs 19
3 (3) SS Chris Owings 19
4 (2) 3B Ryan Wheeler 22
5 (5) 1B Paul Goldschmidt 23
6 (NR) 3B Matt Davidson 19
7 (4) OF A.J. Pollock 23
8 (NR) 3B Bobby Borchering 20
9 (IE) LHP Patrick Corbin 21
10 (8) OF Marc Krauss 23
11 (10) OF Collin Cowgill 24
12 (44) LHP Wade Miley 24
13 (IE) LHP David Holmberg 19
14 (35) RHP Josh Collmenter 24
15 (IE) OF Adam Eaton 22
16 (IE) RHP Charles Brewer 22
17 (16) OF Keon Broxton 20
18 (9) LHP Mike Belfiore 22
19 (IE) RHP Kevin Munson 21
20 (21) OF Ollie Linton 24
21 (32) RHP Bryan Shaw 23
22 (53) RHP Chase Anderson 23
23 (NR) RHP Kevin Eichhorn 20
21 (IE) SS Raul Navarro 18
25 (22) RHP Eric Smith 22
26 (15) RHP Trevor Harden 23
27 (30) OF Evan Frey 24
28 (40) LHP Dan Taylor 23
29 (NR) LHP Patrick Schuster 20
30 (IE) SS Zach Walters 21
31 (IE) LHP Joe Paterson 24
32 (47) RHP Bryan Woodall 24
33 (IE) 2B Mike Freeman 23
34 (NR) RHP Yonata Ortega 24
35 (19) RHP Wes Roemer 24
36 (54) 2B Jake Elmore 23
37 (35) RHP Ryan Cook 23
38 (31) C Rossmel Perez 21
39 (11) LHP Patrick McAnaney 24
40 (24) LHP Leyson Septimo 25
41 (46) RHP Kyler Newby 25
42 (IE) RHP Matt Gorgen 23
43 (IE) 1B Yazy Arbelo 22
44 (IE) LHP Eury De La Rosa 20
45 (26) 2B David Nick 20
46 (NR) RHP Kable Hogben 20
47 (50) RHP Bryan Henry 25
48 (NR) RHP Daniel Stange 25
49 (43) LHP Taylor Sinclair 25
50 (61) RHP Victor Capellan 21
51 (17) 2B/SS Mark Hallberg 25
52 (48) RHP Kevin Mulvey 25
53 (52) RHP Brett Moorhouse 23
54 (45) OF Ender Inciarte 20
55 (62) RHP Adam Worthington 23
56 (64) RHP Keith Cantwell 23
57 (28) OF Bobby Stone 21
58 (IE) RHP Derek Eitel 22
59 (39) 2B/SS Taylor Harbin 24
60 (IE) RHP Blake Cooper 22

Too raw for these rankings, but potentially excellent prospects:

RHPs Enrique Burgos, J.R. Bradley, Robbie Rowland, Blake Perry, Tyler Green, Jeff Shields, Yiomar Camacho, and Andrea Pizziconi, LHPs Jose Jose and Cody Wheeler, C Jae Yun Kim, C/3B Raywilly Gomez, 1B/3B Matt Helm, SS Antonio Sepulveda, SS Ronny Mejias, and OFs Socrates Brito, Yorman Garcia, Jeremia Gomez, Ty Linton, and Wagner Mateo.

Too old for their level, but could still impact the big leagues:

RHPs Josh Ellis, Jake Hale, Juan Jaime, Kam Mickolio, Rafael Rodriguez, Carlos Rosa, and Matt Torra, LHPs Zach Kroenke and Tom Layne, C Konrad Schmidt, C/1B Sean Coughlin, and 1B Juan Miranda.

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