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Beyond the Top 50: Age/Injury Concerns

Beyond the Top 50: Age/Injury Concerns

Nothing can set back a prospect's career as surely as an injury can. Others can get sidetracked by a position change. Still others are old when drafted, and need to play catch up from the start. Here are ten Arizona Diamondbacks prospects who did not make the FutureBacks Fifty due to age or injury concerns, but who could still impact the major leagues.

A few of the Diamondbacks' Top 50 prospects have a history of injuries, but have since rebounded to post good numbers and remain young enough to be considered top prospects.  Matt Torra, Daniel Stange, Daniel Schlereth, and Kyler Newby are good examples of this.  Josh Whitesell, Peter Clifford, and Clay Zavada were each a bit old for the levels at which they played, but performed so well that...

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