Originally written on Friarhood  |  Last updated 12/14/11
We are proud to announce The San Diego Padres Top 30 Prospects for 2012. Peter Friberg has been studying minor league and amateur baseball players for nearly 10 years and has been writing about Padres minor leaguers for approximately eight. Peter has compiled his top 30 prospects in the Padres system for 2012, we are now into the top 10, continuing with #7 Rymer Liriano View 11-15 here View 16-20 here View 21-25 here View 26-30 here 2011 San Diego Padres Top 30 Prospects 7. Rymer Liriano, RF/CF, 6’0” 217, Born: June 20, 1991 Good: Rymer is arguably the most exciting player in the Padres’ system. New GM Josh Byrnes said he might be the best player in the system. He combines elite speed with elite power. He even has adequate plate discipline. Rymer profiles as your prototypical power-armed RF with above average range. Bad: For two consecutive years, Rymer was promoted aggressively then demoted before hitting well. His early season struggles are the only reason I d...
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