Top Baseball Prospects for 2016

Now updated for 2016's Top Prospects

Scouting Book's Top Prospects list is a Combined List, a calculated summary of the overall valuations of the entire prospect universe.

Remember: this page is the result of an automatic process that re-sorts and re-ranks players often. If you think you have found a mistake, please read this blog entry before telling us. Then tell us.

The Best Catching Prospects for 2016

Overall SB ranking shown in parentheses.

CHC
Currently

1


Full Scouting Report for Willson Contreras

SB 51BA 67SC 49BP 57SN ES 27ML 50
NYY
Currently

2


Full Scouting Report for Gary Sanchez

SB 56BA 36SC 65BP 92SN ES 57ML 59
PIT
Currently

3


Full Scouting Report for Reese McGuire

SB 104BA SC 93BP 76SN ES ML 98
PHI
Currently

4


Full Scouting Report for Andrew Knapp

SB 105BA 96SC BP SN ES ML
PHI
Currently

5


Full Scouting Report for Jorge Alfaro

SB 130BA SC 97BP 70SN ES 82ML 96
LAA
Currently

6


Full Scouting Report for Taylor Ward

SB 137BA SC BP SN ES ML
OAK
Currently

7


Full Scouting Report for Jacob Nottingham

SB 143BA SC BP 66SN ES ML
COL
Currently

8


Full Scouting Report for Tom Murphy

SB 165BA 97SC BP SN ES ML
CIN
Currently

9


Full Scouting Report for Tyler Stephenson

SB 173BA 98SC BP SN ES ML
LAD
Currently

10


Full Scouting Report for Austin Barnes

SB 177BA SC BP SN ES ML
BAL
Currently

11


Full Scouting Report for Chance Sisco

SB 228BA SC BP SN ES 81ML
CLE
Currently

12


Full Scouting Report for Francisco Mejia

SB 235BA SC BP SN ES ML
SF
Currently

13


Full Scouting Report for Aramis Garcia

SB 284BA SC BP SN ES ML
PIT
Currently

14


Full Scouting Report for Elias Diaz

SB 287BA SC BP SN ES ML
ARZ
Currently

15


Full Scouting Report for Peter O'Brien

SB 296BA SC BP SN ES ML
MLW
Currently

16


Full Scouting Report for Clint Coulter

SB 319BA SC BP SN ES ML
STL
Currently

17


Full Scouting Report for Robert Stock

SB 340BA SC BP SN ES ML
TOR
Currently

18


Full Scouting Report for Max Pentecost

SB 349BA SC BP SN ES ML
WAS
Currently

19


Full Scouting Report for Jakson Reetz

SB 372BA SC BP SN ES ML
HOU
Currently

20


Full Scouting Report for Max Stassi

SB 380BA SC BP SN ES ML