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Pittsburgh Pirates 2017 Top 10 Prospect Recaps

The Altoona Curve celebrate the 2017 Eastern League championship. Photo Credit: David Hague
Pittsburgh Pirates 2017 Top 10 Prospect Recaps

Over the last few weeks, we have been releasing our top 10 prospects at each level for the Pirates in 2017, complete with the most detailed scouting reports on each player, and bonus prospects from each team. Below are the top 10 lists for all eight teams in the system, along with links to the articles with the reports, in case you missed any of them.


Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Austin Meadows

2. Tyler Glasnow

3. Kevin Newman

4. Jordan Luplow

5. Steven Brault

6. Clay Holmes

7. Elias Diaz

8. Nick Kingham

9. Max Moroff

10. Edgar Santana


Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Cole Tucker

2. Kevin Newman

3. Kevin Kramer

4. Jordan Luplow

5. Brandon Waddell

6. JT Brubaker

7. Pablo Reyes

8. Yeudy Garcia

9. Jerrick Suiter

10. Edwin Espinal


Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Mitch Keller

2. Cole Tucker

3. Ke'Bryan Hayes

4. Taylor Hearn

5. Will Craig

6. Dario Agrazal

7. Gage Hinsz

8. Logan Hill

9. Mitchell Tolman

10. Pedro Vasquez

West Virginia

Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Luis Escobar

2. Adrian Valerio

3. Eduardo Vera

4. Oddy Nunez

5. Hunter Owen

6. James Marvel

7. Cam Vieaux

8. Geoff Hartlieb

9. Matt Anderson

10. Blake Cederlind


Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Tristan Gray

2. Deon Stafford

3. Bligh Madris

4. Ike Schlabach

5. Dylan Busby

6. Jared Oliva

7. Gavin Wallace

8. Scooter Hightower

9. Chris Sharpe

10. Joel Cesar


Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Braeden Ogle

2. Domingo Robles

3. Edison Lantigua

4. Travis MacGregor

5. Alex Manasa

6. Jason Delay

7. Hunter Stratton

8. Ben Bengtson

9. Yondry Contreras

10. Drew Fischer

GCL Pirates

Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Shane Baz

2. Lolo Sanchez

3. Calvin Mitchell

4. Mason Martin

5. Cody Bolton

6. Rodolfo Castro

7. Steven Jennings

8. Jeremias Portorreal

9. Austin Shields

10. Samuel Reyes

DSL Pirates

Full article with scouting reports on each player

1. Jean Eusebio

2. Sherten Apostel

3. Francisco Acuna

4. Samuel Inoa

5. Noe Toribio

6. Samuel Reyes

7. Oliver Garcia

8. Santiago Florez

9. Pedro Castillo

10. Luis Arrieta

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