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Here's every top prospect in big league camp

February 15, 2019

Spring Training is finally here. After a long offseason, baseball is back and while there are plenty of storylines to track during Spring Training, those of us at MLB Pipeline are, of course, focused on the prospects.There is a plethora of prospects in big league camp for a variety of

Spring Training is finally here. After a long offseason, baseball is back and while there are plenty of storylines to track during Spring Training, those of us at MLB Pipeline are, of course, focused on the prospects.
There is a plethora of prospects in big league camp for a variety of reasons. Top picks from last year's Draft have been invited simply to gain familiarity with their new organizations, while others may be competing for roster spots or simply hoping to leave a good impression for a potential midseason callup.
• 30 prospects vying for a roster spot in Spring Training
Regardless of the situation, we've got you covered as we're keeping track of every team's Top 30 prospects who are currently in big league camp. Those players are as follows:
* On 40-man roster
ANGELS
Competing for job: Ty ButtreyJohn CurtissMichael HermosilloJake Jewell, Jahmai Jones, Matt Thaiss
First taste: Jo Adell (No. 14 on Top 100 Prospects list), Griffin Canning (No. 63), Brandon Marsh
Also invited:Jesus Castillo, Brennon Lund, Jose Suarez
ASTROS
Competing for job:Dean Deetz, Josh James (No. 62)Cionel PérezMyles StrawGarrett StubbsKyle Tucker (No. 8), Framber Valdez*
First taste: Brandon Bielak, J.B. Bukauskas (No. 97), Corbin Martin (No. 81), Forrest Whitley (No. 7)
Also invited: Yordan Alvarez (No. 44), Rogelio Armenteros, Ronnie Dawson, Abraham Toro
ATHLETICS
Competing for job:Jesus Luzardo (No. 12), Jorge Mateo
, A.J. Puk (No. 42)
Also invited:Luis BarreraSkye Bolt, Parker Dunshee, Grant HolmesJames Kaprielian, Sean Murphy (No. 45), Sheldon Neuse
BLUE JAYS
Competing for job: Anthony Alford, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (No. 1), Danny Jansen (No. 65), Reese McGuireBilly McKinney, Thomas PannoneDavid PaulinoSean Reid-FoleyRowdy TellezTrent Thornton*
First taste:Elvis Luciano
Also invited: Bo Bichette (No. 11), Cavan Biggio, Santiago Espinal, Hector Perez, Forrest Wall, T.J. Zeuch
BRAVES
Competing for job:Kolby Allard
Luiz Gohara, Chad SobotkaMike Soroka (No. 24), Touki Toussaint (No. 50), Bryse Wilson (No. 82)Kyle Wright (No. 30) 
First taste: Ian Anderson (No. 32), Greyson Jenista, Kyle Muller, Drew Waters (No. 86), Joey Wentz, Huascar Ynoa
Also invited:Thomas Burrows, William Contreras, Tucker Davidson, Alex Jackson, Cristian Pache (No. 37), Austin Riley (No. 38), Jacob Webb, Patrick Weigel*
BREWERS
Competing for job:Adrian Houser, Corey Ray
First taste: Zack Brown, Payton Henry, Trey Supak 

Also invited:Marcos Diplan, Mauricio Duban, Lucas Erceg, Keston Hiura (No. 20), Jacob Nottingham, Troy Stokes Jr.
CARDINALS
Competing for job: Alex Reyes (No. 33), Dakota Hudson, Edmundo Sosa, Giovanny Gallegos, Daniel Ponce de Leon, Andrew Knizner,
First taste: Genesis Cabrera
, Ramon Urias, Lane Thomas, Max Schrock, Dylan Carlson, Seth Elledge
Also invited: Ryan Helsley, Justin Williams, Randy Arozarena, Jake Woodford, Connor Jones
CUBS
Competing for job:Dillon Maples, James NorwoodDuane Underwood Jr.*
Also invited: Adbert Alzolay, Trent Giambrone, Zack Short, Mark Zagunis
D-BACKS
Competing for job:Yoan Lopez, Andy Young
First taste: Jazz Chisholm, (No. 60), Jon Duplantier (No. 73), Emilio Vargas
, Daulton Varsho
Also invited: Taylor Clarke, Kevin CronDomingo LeybaTaylor Widener (No. 83)
DODGERS
Competing for job: Alex Verdugo (No. 35)

First taste: Yadier Alvarez*, Josh Sborz*, Dustin May, Mitchell White, Omar Estevez
Also invited: Keibert Ruiz (No. 36)*, Dennis Santana*, Edwin Rios*, Matt Beaty*Tony Gonsolin, Will Smith, Gavin Lux, DJ Peters
GIANTS
Competing for job:Tyler BeedeAramís GarcíaChris Shaw*
First taste: Melvin Adon, Travis Bergen, Joey Bart (No. 22), Logan Webb, Garrett Williams
Also invited: Shaun Anderson, Abiatal Avelino
Drew Ferguson, Ryan Howard
INDIANS
Competing for job:Yu Chang
Eric HaaseChih-Wei HuOscar Mercado*
First taste: Ernie Clement, Sam Hentges*
Also invited:Bobby Bradley, Daniel Johnson
MARINERS
Competing for job:Gerson Bautista
Matt FestaJustus Sheffield (No. 43)
First taste:Justin Dunn (No. 91), Kyle Lewis, Cal Raleigh, Erik Swanson, Dom Thompson-Williams
Also invited:Braden BishopEric Filia, Jake Fraley, Shed LongMax Povse, Ricardo Sánchez, Evan White 
MARLINS
Competing for job:Sandy Alcantara
, Jeff BrighamAustin DeanIsan Diaz*
First taste:Jorge Guzman, Victor Victor Mesa
Also invited: Robert Dugger, Riley Ferrell
Zac GallenMonte Harrison, Brian Miller, Nick NeidertJordan Yamamoto
METS
Competing for job: Peter Alonso (No. 51), Tomas Nido, Eric Hanhold, Gavin Cecchini
First taste: David Peterson, Anthony Kay, Ali Sanchez
Also invited: Andres Gimenez (No. 58), Patrick Mazeika
NATIONALS
Competing for job: Victor Robles, Carter Kieboom, Kyle McGowin, Tanner Rainey, Austin Voth 
First taste: Tres Barrera, James Bourque, Wil Crowe, Luis Garcia, Jose Marmolejos, Raudy Read
ORIOLES
Competing for job: Austin Hays, Luis Ortiz, Richie Martin, Cody Carroll, DJ Stewart*
First taste: Dean Kremer, Branden Kline
Also invited: Yusniel Diaz (64), Ryan Mountcastle, Dillon Tate, Hunter Harvey, Ryan McKenna, Drew Jackson*
PADRES
Competing for job: Francisco Mejia (No. 26), Fernando Tatis Jr. (No. 2), Luis Urias (No. 23), Jacob Nix, Austin Allen
First taste: Chris Paddack, Anderson Espinoza, Edward Olivares, Logan Allen
Also invited: Cal Quantrill, Buddy Reed, Josh Naylor, Hudson Potts
PHILLIES
Competing for job: Ranger Suarez, Dylan Cozens, Enyel De Los Santos, Drew Anderson*
First taste: Adonis Medina (No. 77), Arquimedes Gamboa
Also invited: Adam Haseley, JoJo Romero, Mickey Moniak, Cole Irvin
PIRATES
Competing for job:Nick BurdiClay HolmesKevin KramerKevin Newman
First taste: Brandon Waddell
Also invited:Dario Agrazal, Will Craig, Luis Escobar, Ke'Bryan Hayes, Mitch Keller (No. 19), Jason MartinBryan Reynolds, Cole Tucker
RANGERS
Competing for job:Yohander Méndez, C.D. PelhamJeffrey Springs*
First taste:Taylor Hearn*
Also invited:Brock BurkeScott HeinemanJonathan HernandezJoe PalumboJordan RomanoJose Trevino
RAYS
Competing for job:Anthony Banda, Brandon Lowe
Also invited:Nick Ciuffo, Lucius Fox, Ian GibautBrent Honeywell (No. 28), Nate Lowe, Joe McCarthy, Colin Poche, Jesus Sanchez (No. 39)Nick Solak
RED SOX
Competing for job:Bobby Poyner

First taste:C.J. Chatham, Travis Lakins, Denyi Reyes, Mike Shawaryn
Also invited: Michael Chavis (No. 79), Bobby Dalbec, Darwinzon Hernandez, Josh Ockimey, Chandler Shepherd
REDS
Competing for job:Keury Mella, Nick Senzel (No. 6) 
First taste:Tony Santillan
Also invited:TJ Friedl, Vladimir Gutierrez, Jimmy Herget
José López, Chris Okey, Alfredo Rodriguez, Jose Siri, Tyler Stephenson, Taylor Trammell (No. 16)
ROCKIES
Competing for job:Garrett Hampson
Sam Howard
First taste: Bret Boswell, Ben Bowden, Rico Garcia, Justin Lawrence, Tyler Nevin
Also invited: Ryan Castellani
Yonathan Daza, Josh FuentesSam Hilliard, Peter Lambert, Brian Mundell, Dom Nunez, Brendan Rodgers (No. 10), Jesus Tinoco, Colton Welker
ROYALS
Competing for job:Trevor Oaks*
First taste:Sam McWilliams, MJ Melendez
Also invited:Scott BlewettFoster Griffin, Kelvin GutierrezNicky Lopez, Richard Lovelady, Josh Staumont*
TIGERS
Competing for job:Sandy Baez, Matt HallDawel LugoDustin Peterson, Christin StewartSpencer Turnbull
First taste: Casey Mize (No. 17), Franklin Perez (No. 78)*
Also invited:Daz Cameron, Willi Castro, Kyle Funkhouser, Jacob Robson, Jake Rogers, Gregory Soto*
TWINS
Competing for job:Stephen GonsalvesZack Littell, Kohl Stewart*
First taste: Luis Arraez, Alex Kirilloff, Royce Lewis, Luke Raley, Brent Rooker, Ben Rortvedt, Lewis Thorpe
Also invited:Nick GordonLaMonte Wade
WHITE SOX
Competing for job:Eloy Jiménez (No. 3), José Ruiz
First taste:Jimmy Lambert, Nick Madrigal (No. 47), Kodi Medeiros*
Also invited: Micker AdolfoLuis Alexander BasabeDylan Cease (No. 21), Zack Collins, Bernardo Flores, Ian HamiltonMichael Kopech (No. 18), Luis Robert (No. 40), Blake Rutherford, Jordan StephensSeby Zavala*
YANKEES
Competing for job: Chance Adams, Jonathan Loaisiga (No. 66)*
First Taste: Trevor Stephan
Also invited: Albert AbreuDomingo AcevedoThairo Estrada*, Estevan Florial (No. 57), Michael King