Originally written on Redlegs Review  |  Last updated 11/14/14
One of the things I've come to love leading into the new season is prospect rankings. There are numerous sites/experts who release their rankings, and the latest is Keith Law. His 2012 Top 100 Prospects list can be found on ESPN Insider. You must be a subscriber in order to read the full analysis on each player, but you are certainly free to view the list from 1-100. All you care about though is that the Reds had three players listed: C Devin Mesoraco at #8, RHP Daniel Corcino at #54, and SS Billy Hamilton at #64. The Reds farm system was somewhat top loaded prior to the Mat Latos and Sean Marshall trades, meaning there were a lot of great prospects at the higher levels of the minor leagues. Law even says they would be in the top 10 for prospects among organizations if the trades have never occurred. Post-trades, however, most of the Reds depth of very good prospects now lies at the lower levels with guys who won't be MLB-ready for a couple years, like 2014 and beyond. Here are som...
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