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Oakland A's Top-50 Prospects: 40-36

Simmons is back on track after a shoulder injury.

It's that time of the year when we take stock of the Oakland A's organization and analyze the top prospects. For the next few weeks, we will profile our top-50 prospect list in groups of five. Today, we continue the series with a review of prospects 40-36.

For the entire 2013 Oakland A's Top-50 Prospects list, please click here. 40. James Simmons, RHP Simmons regained his velocity and made it back to Triple-A. It has been a long road back to health for Simmons, who was the A's top pick in 2007. A bad shoulder impacted his performance in 2009 and knocked him out for all of the 2010 campaign and half of the 2011 season. Simmons returned from...

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