Keith Law ranked Tyler Glasnow ahead of Jameson Taillon. (Photo Credit: Tom Bragg)
Keith Law is the latest to release his top 100 prospect list, with his list available here for ESPN Insider subscribers. Law had seven Pirates in his top 100, which is the same amount as Baseball Prospectus, and one more than MLB.com.
The top ranked Pirates prospect was Gregory Polanco, who came in at number 13. That's the same ranking that MLB.com had, and higher than BP's ranking of 24.
Next up was Tyler Glasnow, who ranked 20th overall. This is the highest Glasnow has been ranked. He was 27th by MLB.com and 42nd in BP's rankings. This is also the first time that anyone has rated Glasnow ahead of Jameson Taillon.
Taillon was next on the list, coming in at number 27. This is the opposite of Glasnow, as Law has the lowest ranking on Taillon. MLB.com had him 16th and BP had him 19th.
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