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Here’s a listing and synopsis of some of the top prospects in the Arizona Fall League. Many reside in the AL Central and NL Central divisions. The Chicago Cubs have two.
by David Malamut
Robbie Grossman Pittsburgh Pirates
Wil Myers Kansas City Royals
Junior Lake Chicago Cubs
Brian Dozier Minnesota Twins
Matt Adams St. Louis Cardinals
Josh Vitters Chicago Cubs
Terry Doyle Chicago White Sox
Brad Boxberger Cincinnati Reds
Grossman was the 6th round pick of the Pirates in the 2008 draft. The 21 year old outfielder hit .295 in 134 games for Bradenton of the Florida State League. This was his second straight year in Bradenton. He had 13 homers in 616 plate appearances with 34 doubles and two triples.
Myers was the 3rd round pick of the Royals in 2009 this 20 year old kid spent last year in AA Northwest Arkansas; in 99 games he hit .254 with 8 homers and 49 driven in. In 2010 he split the season between the Royals two A level teams and hit .315 in 12
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