Taillon is the number eight prospect in the majors, according to Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus.
Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus has released his top 101 prospects for the 2011 season. Goldstein has four Pirates prospects on the list, with a bit of a surprise from the other lists that have been released.
Jameson Taillon was the highest rated player on the list, coming in at number eight. Taillon was the third best pitcher on the list, ranking only behind Julio Teheran and Aroldis Chapman. He also ranked one spot ahead of Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Jeremy Hellickson.
Stetson Allie was next, coming in at number 39. In Goldstein's top 11 prospect list for the Pirates, he listed Taillon and Allie as the only two five star prospects in the system.
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