Dem Bums – A Dodgers Blog

Following the Dodgers and Exploring The Team’s Past

[powered by WordPress.]

December 7, 2007

Dodgers Top Ten Prospects

by @ 11:47 am. Filed under 2008 Dodgers

Baseball America put out their list of Dodgers top ten prospects and there’s little surprise that left handed starter Clayton Kershaw tops the list.  The left handed pitcher dominated the Midwest League and then he was just as solid in Double A.  Kershaw will probably spend some time back at Double A but it wouldn’t surprise me if we see Kershaw with the Dodgers at some point in 2008.

Andy LaRoche comes in at number two and while the third baseman appears ready, you wonder how confident the team is in him.  It’ll be interesting to see how Joe Torre handles this youngster. 

Breakout minor leaguer Chin-Lung Hu comes in at number three and he’s another go who appears major league ready although for now, he’s blocked by Rafael Furcal.  I’d still like to see Hu get some big league at bats, whether he’s a starter or not with the Dodgers.

Scott Elbert and Blade DeWitt round out the top five.  Chris Withrow, the team’s first round pick this past June, comes in at number six and he should start the season with the Loons.

One Response to “Dodgers Top Ten Prospects”

  1. thewestbias team Says:

    We wanted to let you know that you have a awesome site! Keep up the great work!

    Also, we started a site called http://www.thewestbias.com . It is a sports blog site from a West Coast perspective! And, we are starting a West bias community and would like for your site to be a part of it. If you are interested please let us know by replying to this email. We want to get as many West Coast blogs in our community as possible.

    Sincerely,
    thewestbias team

Leave a Reply

[powered by WordPress.]

Dodgers Resources

Baseball Historians

Minor League Blogs

GetMeIn.com

Don Drysdale Information

Dodgers Links

General Baseball Links

Other Team Blogs

internal links:

categories:

search blog:

archives:

other:

Add to Google Subscribe in Bloglines

28 queries. 0.808 seconds