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Where the Rockies' Top 30 prospects are starting the season

April 4, 2017

With the 2017 season getting started, here's a look at where the Rockies' Top 30 prospects are projected to start the season:1. Brendan Rodgers -- Lancaster JetHawks (A Adv)

  1. Jeff Hoffman -- Albuquerque Isotopes (AAA)
  2. Riley Pint -- Asheville Tourists (A)
  3. German Marquez -- Colorado Rockies (MLB) 5.

With the 2017 season getting started, here's a look at where the Rockies' Top 30 prospects are projected to start the season:
1. Brendan Rodgers -- Lancaster JetHawks (A Adv)

  1. Jeff Hoffman -- Albuquerque Isotopes (AAA)
  2. Riley Pint -- Asheville Tourists (A)
  3. German Marquez -- Colorado Rockies (MLB)
  4. Raimel Tapia -- Albuquerque Isotopes (AAA)
  5. Kyle Freeland -- Colorado Rockies (MLB)
  6. Ryan Castellani -- Hartford Yard Goats (AA)
  7. Ryan McMahon -- Hartford Yard Goats (AA)
  8. Antonio Senzatela -- Colorado Rockies (MLB)
  9. Peter Lambert-- Lancaster JetHawks (A Adv)
  10. Tom Murphy -- Disabled list
  11. Dom Nunez -- Hartford Yard Goats (AA)
  12. Forrest Wall -- Lancaster JetHawks (A Adv)
  13. Ben Bowden -- Extended spring training
  14. Colton Welker -- Asheville Tourists (A)
  15. Yency Almonte -- Hartford Yard Goats (AA)
  16. Tyler Nevin -- Asheville Tourists (A)
  17. Sam Howard -- Extended spring training
  18. Garrett Hampson -- Lancaster JetHawks (A Adv)
  19. Jordan Patterson -- Albuquerque Isotopes (AAA)
  20. Pedro Gonzalez -- Extended spring training
  21. Mike Nikorak -- Extended spring training
  22. Robert Tyler -- Extended spring training
  23. Brian Mundell -- Lancaster JetHawks (A Adv)
  24. Parker French -- Hartford Yard Goats (AA)
  25. Sam Moll -- Albuquerque Isotopes (AAA)
  26. Harrison Musgrave -- Albuquerque Isotopes (AAA)
  27. Rayan Gonzalez -- Disabled List
  28. Jose Gomez -- Asheville Tourists (A)
  29. Sam Hilliard -- Lancaster JetHawks (A Adv)
    • Complete Rockies prospect coverage on MLBPipeline.com/Rockies
    Team to watch
    The Isotopes begin the season with several players who will likely spend some time in the Majors before the season comes to a close. Jeff Hoffman, Raimel Tapia, Harrison Musgrave and Jordan Patterson all have the potential to be called up at some point in the near future.
    Where baseball's top prospects are starting the 2017 season
    Teams on MiLB.TV
    Albuquerque Isotopes
    Hartford Yard Goats
    Grand Junction Rockies
    On the shelf
    Tom Murphy, the club's No. 11 prospect, sustained a hairline fracture in his right forearm during the middle of Spring Training. The catcher is expected to miss four to six weeks and after beginning spring competing for a roster spot, he's beginning the season on the DL. Rayan Gonzalez will miss the season after undergoing Tommy John surgery. Ben Bowden and Sam Howard are rehabbing to start the season as well and should be good to go in a couple weeks.

William Boor is a reporter for MLBPipeline.com. Follow him on Twitter at @wboor.