Jameson Taillon will be heading to the AFL for extra work.

The Arizona Fall League schedule gets underway on Tuesday and the Pittsburgh Pirates will have seven players take part in the league, including two of their top prospects, Jameson Taillon and Alen Hanson.

The AFL is a six team league that runs through the middle of November and each team will play a 31 game schedule. The Pirates players are assigned to the Scottsdale Scorpions of the East Division. Scottsdale will also have prospects from the New York Mets, Atlanta Braves, San Francisco Giants and New York Yankees.

Even with the emergence of Tyler Glasnow and steady progress of Gregory Polanco, most people still consider Jameson Taillon the top prospect in the Pirates system. Last year the Pirates didn't send any of their ...

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