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 Southpaw Prospects for 2016

Overall SB ranking shown in parentheses.

ATL
Currently

1


Full Scouting Report for Sean Newcomb

SB 15BA 24SC 20BP 32SN ES 30ML 21
LAD
Currently

2


Full Scouting Report for Julio Urias

SB 18BA 4SC 7BP 6SN ES 5ML 4
NYM
Currently

3


Full Scouting Report for Steven Matz

SB 21BA 13SC 13BP 9SN ES ML 15
TB
Currently

4


Full Scouting Report for Blake Snell

SB 24BA 12SC 14BP 21SN ES 14ML 14
CIN

Cody Reed

LHP

Currently

5


Full Scouting Report for Cody Reed

SB 55BA 34SC 48BP 47SN ES 54ML 66
ATL
Currently

6


Full Scouting Report for Kolby Allard

SB 64BA 84SC 87BP 82SN ES 43ML 89
STL
Currently

7


Full Scouting Report for Marco Gonzales

SB 72BA SC BP SN ES 76ML
CIN
Currently

8


Full Scouting Report for Amir Garrett

SB 73BA 73SC 91BP 77SN ES 86ML 69
BOS
Currently

9


Full Scouting Report for Brian Johnson

SB 76BA SC BP SN ES ML
OAK
Currently

10


Full Scouting Report for Sean Manaea

SB 87BA 48SC 37BP 45SN ES 59ML 68
MIN

Tyler Jay

LHP

Currently

11


Full Scouting Report for Tyler Jay

SB 94BA 80SC 51BP SN ES 61ML 60
CLE
Currently

12


Full Scouting Report for Brady Aiken

SB 107BA 71SC 84BP SN ES 99ML
COL
Currently

13


Full Scouting Report for Kyle Freeland

SB 112BA SC BP SN ES ML
STL
Currently

14


Full Scouting Report for Tim Cooney

SB 121BA SC BP SN ES ML
FA
Currently

15


Full Scouting Report for Ryan Verdugo

SB 136BA SC BP SN ES ML
CLE
Currently

16


Full Scouting Report for Justus Sheffield

SB 156BA 81SC BP SN ES ML
ARZ
Currently

17


Full Scouting Report for Alex Young

SB 161BA SC BP SN ES ML
OAK
Currently

18


Full Scouting Report for Dillon Overton

SB 172BA SC BP SN ES ML
BAL

Chris Lee

LHP

Currently

19


Full Scouting Report for Chris Lee

SB 179BA SC BP SN ES ML
MIN
Currently

20


Full Scouting Report for Stephen Gonsalves

SB 182BA SC BP SN ES ML