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2011 Top 100: #25 John Lamb

Prospect Profile: John Lamb Position: LHP Birthdate: 7/10/1990 Height: 6'3" Weight: 195 lbs B/T: L/L Origin: 2008 5th Round pick by the Royals out of California HS Michael Herrick (19): John Lamb was a bit of a sleeper coming into 2010, and was a guy I invested in across various fantasy leagues.  His meteoric rise
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2011 Top 100: #24 Kyle Drabek

Prospect Profile: Kyle Drabek Position: RHP Birthdate: 12/8/1987 Height: 6'1" Weight: 190 lbs B/T: R/R Origin: 2006 1st Round pick by the Phillies out of Texas HS Jeff Reese (14): The son of former (most recent?) Pittsburgh Pirate ace Doug Drabek, Kyle was selected by Philadelphia in the middle of the 2006 draft thanks to
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2011 Top 100: #23 Casey Kelly

Prospect Profile: Casey Kelly Position: RHP Birthdate: 10/4/1989 Height: 6'3" Weight: 210 lbs B/T: R/R Origin: 2008 1st Round pick by the Red Sox out of Florida HS Steve Fiorindo (22): Some of my friends thought I over-ranked Kelly before because I am a Red Sox fan.  I guess I don’t have to worry about
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2011 Top 100: #22 Brandon Belt

Prospect Profile: Brandon Belt Position: 1B/OF Birthdate: 4/20/1988 Height: 6'5" Weight: 1950 lbs B/T: L/L Origin: 2009 5th Round pick by the Giants out of the University of Texas JD Sussman (23): Performance can always be quantified in statistics, but without complementary glowing scouting, prospectors are usually resistant to jump on board a player's bandwagon.
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2011 Top 100: #21 Manny Machado

Prospect Profile: Manny Machado Position: SS Birthdate: 7/6/1992 Height: 6'3" Weight: 185 lbs B/T: R/R Origin: 2010 1st Round pick by the Orioles out of Florida HS Al Skorupa (18): Machado gets his fair share of A-Rod comparisons… which is kind of silly. Superficially he reminds me more of another Dominican: Alfonso Soriano. I don't
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2011 Top 100: #20 Jarrod Parker

Prospect Profile: Jarrod Parker Position: RHP Birthdate: 11/24/1988 Height: 6'1" Weight: 180 lbs B/T: R/R Origin: 2007 1st Round pick by the Diamondbacks out of Indiana HS   Al Skorupa (14): Parker features a great heater that sits mid 90's and he can dial up when he needs. His slider is a plus offering and
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2011 Top 100: #2 Domonic Brown

Prospect Profile: Domonic Brown Position: OF Birthdate: 9/3/1987 Height: 6'5" Weight: 200 lbs B/T: L/L Origin: 2006 20th Round pick by the Phillies out of Georgia HS   Michael Herrick (1): I had Brown in my top 10 last year (#9), expecting his raw power to finally translate into HR's.  He did just that, showing
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2011 Top 100: #19 Lonnie Chisenhall

Prospect Profile: Lonnie Chisenhall Position: 3B Birthdate: 10/4/1988 Height: 6'1" Weight: 200 lbs B/T: L/R Origin: 2008 1st Round pick by the Indians out of Pitt CC     Steve Fiorindo (13): Chisenhall doesn't have the one huge tool that prospectors drool over.  He's not gonna anchor a Fantasy team with gaudy softball type numbers,
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