2012 Kansas City Royals Consensus Top 31 Prospects

Introduction

I have created a cumulative prospect list for each team based on other (more knowledgeable) peoples’ lists. Each time a prospect appears on a list, he gets a number of points (21 minus his ranking). The prospect with the largest amount of points is ranked first. I will be posting each team once they have been completed by all of my sources. You can find a link to all of the other teams top prospects on the Team Prospects page. Clicking on the links below will take you to the team’s list on each respective site.

Lists with reports

Baseball America (scouting reports for subscribers)

Baseball Instinct

Baseball Prospect Nation

Bullpen Banter

Fangraphs (scouting reports for top 10)

John Sickels

Jonathan Mayo

Kevin Goldstein, Baseball Prospectus (scouting reports for top 11 for subscribers)

MLB Dirt

Outside Corner

Perfect Game

Other lists

Beyond the Box Score

Keith Law, ESPN (Subscription required)

MLB Prospect Portal

Top Prospect Alert

The List

Rank Player Total
1 Wil Myers 315
2 Bubba Starling 303
3 Mike Montgomery 279
4 Jake Odorizzi 271
5 Cheslor Cuthbert 268
6 John Lamb 209
7 Yordano Ventura 177
8 Kelvin Herrera 154
9 Jason Adam 149
10 Chris Dwyer 143
11 Elier Hernandez 121
12 Jorge Bonifacio 119
13 Christian Colon 107
14 Brett Eibner 92
15 Bryan Brickhouse 67
16 Noel Arguelles 26
17 Jeremy Jeffress 17
18 Cam Gallagher 16
19 Adalberto Mondesi 12
20 Edwin Carl 10
21 Kyle Smith 8
21 David Lough 8
21 Orlando Calixte 8
24 Tim Melville 6
24 Kevin Chapman 6
24 Will Smith 6
27 Mike Antonio 5
28 Clint Robinson 3
28 Humberto Arteaga 3
30 Brian Fletcher 0
30 Greg Billo 0

Here is a spreadsheet that contains all of the Kansas City Royals team rankings in one place.
And this page links to all of the different team’s rankings from all of the sites.

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