Scout Premium Content

Top 30 San Diego Padres Prospects

When ranking prospects, you have to look both at what a prospect is capable of doing, and what they have already done. The goal of any prospect ranking is not just to organize players by the best numbers, or who has the highest ceiling, but who has the best chance to not only make the majors but become a season vet. Ben Davey is the lead Padres minor league writer for FriarForecast.com.

This year, more than ever, I had to stay true to my philosophy. Despite the promotion of Mat Latos, Kyle Blanks, and Will Venable to the big league club, the Padres' prospect list is jam-packed. With new additions through trades and the draft, and so many players showing a glimpse of the potential the Padres saw in them when they were drafted, I ended up with about 45 prospects I thought fit...

RoyalCurve.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Tweets