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Top draftees, prospects begin short-season play

June 14, 2019

Three of Minor League Baseball's short-season leagues get underway tonight, which means it's an Opening Day of sorts for many younger prospects as they start their 2019 campaigns. Among them are several players who were just selected in last week's Draft and will be making their professional debuts. Here's a

Three of Minor League Baseball's short-season leagues get underway tonight, which means it's an Opening Day of sorts for many younger prospects as they start their 2019 campaigns. Among them are several players who were just selected in last week's Draft and will be making their professional debuts.

Here's a look at each team's Top 30 prospects and picks from the top 10 rounds of this year's Draft who have been assigned to teams in the three leagues that kick off tonight (New York-Penn, Northwest and Pioneer), the Dominican Summer League, which started on June 1, or one of the circuits that will begin within then next 10 days -- the Appalachian, Gulf Coast and Arizona Summer leagues.

AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST

Blue Jays
Adam Kloffenstein, RHP, No. 6 prospect: Vancouver Canadians
Will Robertson, OF, 4th round: Vancouver Canadians
Tanner Morris, SS, 5th round: Vancouver Canadians
Cameron Eden, SS, 6th round: Vancouver Canadians
Blue Jays' 2019 Draft picks | Blue Jays' Top 30 prospects

Orioles
Jean Carmona, INF, No. 23 prospect: Aberdeen IronBirds
Lamar Sparks, OF, No. 29 prospect: GCL Orioles
Joseph Ortiz, SS, 4th round: Aberdeen IronBirds
Johnny Rizer, OF, 7th round: Aberdeen IronBirds
O's 2019 Draft picks | O's Top 30 prospects

Rays
Nick Schnell, OF, No. 16 prospect, GCL Rays
Greg Jones, SS, 1st round: Hudson Valley Renegades
John Doxakis, LHP, 2nd round: Hudson Valley Renegades
Ben Brecht, LHP, 5th round: Hudson Valley Renegades
Colby White, RHP, 6th round: Hudson Valley Renegades
Nathan Wiles, RHP, 7th round: Hudson Valley Renegades
Jonathan Embry, 10th round: Hudson Valley Renegades
Rays' 2019 Draft picks | Rays' Top 30 prospects

Red Sox
Antoni Flores, SS, No. 6 prospect: Lowell Spinners
Nick Decker, OF, No. 10 prospect: Lowell Spinners
Danny Diaz, 3B, No. 13 prospect: DSL Red Sox 2
Gilberto Jimenez, OF, No. 16 prospect: Lowell Spinners
Nick Northcut, 3B, No. 17 prospect: Lowell Spinners
Ryan Zeferjahn, RHP, 3rd round: Lowell Spinners
Wil Dalton, OF, 8th round: Lowell Spinners
Red Sox's 2019 Draft picks | Red Sox's Top 30 Prospects

Yankees
Everson Pereira, OF, No. 7 prospect: Staten Island Yankees
Antonio Cabello, OF, No. 9 prospect: GCL Yankees West
Anthony Garcia, OF, No. 21 prospect: Pulaski Yankees
Ryder Green, OF, No. 23 prospect: GCL Yankees East
Juan Then, RHP, No. 27 prospect: GCL Yankees East
Yankees' 2019 Draft picks | Yankeess'Top 30 Prospects

AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL

Indians
George Valera, OF, No. 5 prospect: Mahoning Valley Scrappers
Brayan Rocchio, SS, No. 7 prospect: Mahoning Valley Scrappers
Ethan Hankins, RHP, No. 9 prospect: Mahoning Valley Scrappers
Lenny Torres, RHP, No. 12 prospect: AZL Indians Blue
Gabriel Rodriguez, SS, No. 13 prospect: DSL Indians
Aaron Bracho, SS, No. 14 prospect: DSL Indians
Raynel Delgado, INF, No. 18 prospect: Mahoning Valley Scrappers
Carlos Vargas, RHP, No. 20 prospect: Mahoning Valley Scrappers
Junior Sanquintin, SS, No. 26 prospect: DSL Indians/Brewers
Indians' 2019 Draft picks | Indians' Top 30 prospects

Royals
No Royals Top 30 prospects or 2019 Draft picks from the top 10 rounds are currently on a short-season roster.
Royals' 2019 Draft picks | Royals' Top 30 prospects

Tigers
No Tigers Top 30 prospects or 2019 Draft picks from the top 10 rounds are currently on a short-season roster.
Tigers' 2019 Draft picks | Tigers' Top 30 prospects

Twins
Misael Urbina, OF, No. 20 prospect: DSL Twins
Keoni Cavaco, SS, 1st round: GCL Twins
Twins' 2019 Draft picks | Twins' Top 30 prospects

White Sox
Dan Metzdorf, LHP, 5th round: Great Falls Voyagers
Karan Patel, RHP, 7th round: Great Falls Voyagers
Nate Pawelczyk, RHP, 10th round: Great Falls Voyagers
White Sox 2019 Draft picks | White Sox Top 30 prospects

AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST

A’s
Austin Beck, OF, No. 5 prospect: Vermont Lake Monsters
Alexander Campos, SS/2B, No. 23 prospect: AZL Athletics Green
Yerdel Vargas, SS, No. 25 prospect: Vermont Lake Monsters
Jordan Diaz, 3B, No. 26 prospect: Vermont Lake Monsters
Hogan Harris, LHP, No. 27 prospect: Vermont Lake Monsters
A's 2019 Draft picks | A's Top 30 prospects

Angels
Trent Deveaux, OF, No. 15 prospect: AZL Angels
Stiward Aquino, RHP, No. 16 prospect: AZL Angels
William English, RHP/OF, No. 28 prospect: AZL Angels
Will Wilson, SS, 1st round: Orem Owlz
Angels' 2019 Draft picks | Angels' Top 30 prospects

Astros
Jayson Schroeder, RHP, No. 17 prospect: Tri-City ValleyCats
Deury Carrasco, SS/2B, No. 25 prospect: Tri-City ValleyCats
Astros' 2019 Draft picks | Astros' Top 30 prospects

Mariners
Noelvi Marte, SS, No. 10 prospect: DSL Mariners

Juan Querecuto, SS, No. 18 prospect: DSL Mariners
Brayan Perez, LHP, No. 21 prospect: DSL Mariners
George Kirby, RHP, 1st round: Everett AquaSox
Brandon Williamson, LHP, 2nd round: Everett AquaSox
Tim Elliot, RHP, 4th round: Everett AquaSox
Austin Shenton, 3B, 5th round: Everett AquaSox
Mariners' 2019 Draft picks | Mariners' Top 30 prospects

Rangers
Owen White, RHP, No. 12 prospect: AZL Rangers
Cole Ragans, RHP, No. 14 prospect: AZL Rangers
Osleivis Basabe, SS/2B, No. 17 prospect: DSL Rangers
Mason Englert, RHP, No. 23 prospect: DSL Rangers
David Garcia, C, No. 29 prospect: Spokane Indians
Rangers' 2019 Draft picks
| Rangers' Top 30 prospects

NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST

Braves
No Braves Top 30 prospects or 2019 Draft picks from the top 10 rounds are currently on a short-season roster.
Braves' 2019 Draft picks | Braves' Top 30 prospects

Marlins
Peyton Burdick, OF, 3rd round: Batavia Muckdogs
Evan Edwards, 1B, 4th round: Batavia Muckdogs
J.D. Orr, OF, 10th round: Batavia Muckdogs
Marlins' 2019 Draft picks | Marlins' Top 30 prospects

Mets
Junior Santos, RHP, No. 11 prospect: GCL Mets
Freddy Valdez, OF, No. 13 prospect: DSL Mets1
Adrian Hernandez, OF, No. 14 prospect: DSL Mets1
Mets' 2019 Draft picks | Mets' Top 30 prospects

Phillies
No Phillies Top 30 prospects or 2019 Draft picks from the top 10 rounds are currently on a short-season roster.
Phillies' 2019 Draft picks | Phillies' Top 30 prospects

Nationals
Mason Denaburg, RHP, No. 3 prospect: GCL Nationals
Reid Schaller, RHP, No. 15 prospect: GCL Nationals
Nationals' 2019 Draft picks | Nationals' Top 30 prospects

NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL

Brewers
Carlos Rodriguez, OF, No. 18 prospect: AZL Brewers Gold
Eduardo Garcia, SS, No. 19 prospect: DSL Brewers
Eduarqui Fernandez, OF, No. 22 prospect: DSL Brewers
Larry Ernesto, OF, No. 24 prospect: AZL Brewers Gold
Caden Lemons, RHP, No. 25 prospect: AZL Brewers Gold
Nick Kahle, C, 4th round: Rocky Mountain Vibes
Brewers' 2019 Draft Picks | Brewers' Top 30 prospects

Cubs
Yovanny Cruz, RHP, No. 16 prospect: AZL Cubs 1
Reivaj Garcia, 2B, No. 21 prospect: Eugene Emeralds
Luis Verdugo, SS/3B, No. 28 prospect: AZL Cubs 2
Cubs' 2019 Draft Picks | Cubs' Top 30 prospects

Cardinals
Jhon Torres, OF, No 5 prospect: Johnson City Cardinals
Malcolm Nunez, 3B, No. 6 prospect: Johnson City Cardinals
Steven Gingery, LHP, No. 21 prospect: GCL Cardinals
Cardinals' 2019 Draft Picks | Cardinals' Top 30 prospects

Pirates
Braxton Ashcraft, RHP, No. 11 prospect: West Virginia Black Bears
Tahnaj Thomas, RHP, No. 16 prospect: GCL Pirates
Connor Uselton, OF, No. 19 prospect: GCL Pirates
Santiago Florez, RHP, No. 21 prospect: GCL Pirates
Juan Pie, OF, No. 25 prospect: West Virginia Black Bears
Quinn Priester, RHP, 1st round: GCL Pirates
Pirates' 2019 Draft Picks | Pirates' Top 30 prospects

Reds
Jonathan Willems, 2B, No. 27 prospect: Billings Mustangs
Quin Cotton, OF, 8th round: Billings Mustangs
TJ Hopkins, OF, 9th round: Billings Mustangs
Reds' 2019 Draft Picks | Reds' Top 30 prospects

NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST

D-backs
Kristian Robinson, OF, No. 5 prospect: Hillsboro Hops
Andy Yerzy, C/1B, No. 12 prospect: Hillsboro Hops
Wilderd Patino, OF, No. 19 prospect: DSL D-backs1
Alvin Guzman, OF, No. 20 prospect: DSL D-backs2
Harrison Francis, RHP, No. 21 prospect: Hillsboro Hops
Jorge Barrosa, OF, No. 22 prospect: Hillsboro Hops
D-backs' 2019 Draft Picks | D-backs' Top 30 prospects

Dodgers
Diego Cartaya, C, No. 9 prospect: DSL Dodgers Bautista
Dodgers' 2019 Draft Picks
| Dodgers' Top 30 prospects

Giants
Luis Toribo, 3B, No. 9 prospect: DSL Giants Alexander Canario, OF, No. 10 prospect: AZL Giants
Giants' 2019 Draft Picks
| Giants' Top 30 prospects

Padres
Connor Lehmann, RHP, 7th round: Tri-City Dust Devils
Jason Blanchard, LHP, 9th round: Tri-City Dust Devils
Ethan Elliot, LHP, 10th round: Tri-City Dust Devils
Padres' 2019 Draft Picks
| Padres' Top 30 prospects

Rockies
Breiling Eusebio, LHP, No. 20 prospect: Boise Hawks
Rockies' 2019 Draft picks
| Rockies' Top 30 prospects