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West Virginia Power 2011 Season Recap: Top Prospects

West Virginia Power 2011 Season Recap: Top Prospects

Jameson Taillon was the top prospect in West Virginia this year.

Our top 10 overall prospects for the West Virginia Power factors in all of the individual rankings.  Along with the individual rankings, we also include the best pitcher, hitter, biggest surprise, and biggest disappointments of the year.  The rankings factor in all of the players at the level throughout the year, regardless of whether they've been promoted to the majors, and regardless of whether they've lost their prospect status.  As long as they had prospect eligibility entering the year, they qualify for the lists.  Playing time is also considered.  A player needs 120 at-bats, 40+ innings pitched, or 20 relief appearances. This prevented Wes Freeman and Gift Ngoepe from consideration.

2011 West Virginia Power: Hitters
2011 West Virginia Power: Pitchers
2011 West Virginia Power: Top 10 Prospects

Overall Top 10 Prospects

1. Jameson Taillon, RHP
2. Colton Cain, LHP
3. Zack Von Rosenberg, RHP
4. Matt Cur...

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