Project Prospect rated Alonso as the 4th best prospect in the AFL. Leake was one of 6 honorable mentions. No mention of Heisey who had the best showing of any Red in the AFL.
Rk Player Pos Comments Age Org Lvl
1 Stephen Strasburg RHP His CH is outstanding -- has movement & deception; the FB and CB are plus, too 21.7 WAS NCAA
2 Buster Posey C Tired legs slowed him down in the AFL; solid defender with good all-around bat 23.0 SF MLB
3 Dustin Ackley CF/LF Not going to be big HR hitter, but his D will be plus and he's a line-drive machine 22.1 SEA NCAA
4 Yonder Alonso 1B His bat may be the best on this list; doesn't offer speed or much defensive value 22.7 CIN AA
5 Josh Bell 3B Strong defender has patience at the plate and above-average power; ave. runner 23.4 BAL AA
Honorable Mentions: Domonic Brown, Starlin Castro, Mike Leake, Jenrry Mejia, Thomas Neal and Jose Tabata.
* Ages are as of 4/1/10; Lvl is the highest the player has reached; Our rankings put a lot of weight into floor as well as ceiling
** We used a minimum of 75 PA/TBF for this list.