Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 4/29/13
Trout and Harper as teammates in the Arizona Fall League. Over the recent years, baseball has been infused with a huge pool full of highly talented youth. However, it seems that two individuals stand out above the rest. This particular pair of young studs, Bryce Harper and Mike Trout, have often drawn a comparison to each other, and spawned many an argument over who people would rather have on their team. The 2012 NL and AL Rookie of the Year winners were highly touted prospects in the Minors, with Harper pulling in the number one spot in the pre-season rankings in both 2011 and 2012 by Baseball America. In those years, Trout held spots two and three, respectively. Both players thus far have shown off why they charted so highly in the prospect rankings before the 2011 and 2012 seasons, with both winning the Rookie of the Year awards for their respective leagues last season. Trout and Harper both put up impressive power numbers for their ages (20 and 19, respectively) in the 2012 ca...
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