Padres Prospect Power Rankings II

More than a few San Diego Padres prospects are on fire these days. Who made the list? Was someone missed? Find out who are the hottest prospects in the system.

Abbreviations: Por=Portland, SA=San Antonio, LE=Lake Elsinore, FW=Fort Wayne

Stats are accurate as of Thursday, May 14.

A highlight indicates a promotion this week.

Rank Prev Pos Name Team Comment
1 1 SS Lance Zawadzki LE Continues to rake with nine homers and 27 RBI – among the league leaders in both categories
2 NR RP Mat Latos FW One run allowed in three games since returning from injury across 18.2 innings
3 13 1B Craig Cooper SA Continues to hit and hit well with a .338 average and 28-game on base streak
4 17 OF Luis Durango SA A .464 average and .531 OBP in last 14 games to go with a league best 19 steals
5 NR OF Sawyer Carroll FW Is hitting .432 over last 12 games with more walks than strikeouts
6 4 3B Logan Forsythe LE Consistently good with .483 OBP, 32 walks in as many games and 27 runs scored
7 NR SP Ernesto Frieri SA Six runs allowed over last five starts, giving up one run or less in four of those
8 NR SP Jeremy McBryde LE Holding opponents to a .204 average and that dwindles to .158 with RISP
9 14 RP Evan Scribner SA One hit allowed all year with RISP, holding opponents to a .161 average
10 NR RP Colt Hynes LE A 1.62 ERA with Fort Wayne – has stranded 10 of 12 inherited runners
11 NR C Luis Martinez LE Hitting .409 over 11-game hit streak with six multi-hit games
12 20 RP Gabe DeHoyos Por One run allowed in 16 innings – just one extra base hit yielded in tough hitter's league
13 9 RP Greg Burke Por A .148 average against, three wins and 7-of-8 in save opportunities
14 NR RP Bryan Oland LE Six of 11 saves have spanned more than one inning while stranding 9-of-11 inherited runners
15 15 OF Mike Baxter SA Clutch hitter with 14 RBI – five more than closest teammate
16 2 RP Brad Brach FW Allowed first runs but still just five hits yielded in 13.2 innings
17 NR OF Brad Chalk LE Hitting .346 in last 12 and is perfect 14-for-14 on stolen bases
18 5 SS Beamer Weems LE A .459 OBP thanks to a 23-to-15 walk-to-strikeout ratio
19 19 2B Eric Sogard SA Injury limited game time and potential rise but still sporting a .452 OBP
20 NR SP Josh Banks Por Sports a 3.24 ERA in five starts but is 0-3 thanks to offense

Falling Off:

Anthony Bass (3): A 6.92 ERA across his last three starts.

Zach Herr (6): Four runs on six hits across his last two outings.

Stephen Faris (7): Pitched just one inning in May 6 start – allowing right runs.

Drew Macias (8): Promoted to San Diego again and hit tape measure homer on Thursday.

Corey Kluber (10): Twleve runs on 19 hits in last 10 innings.

Felix Carrasco (11): Still sports a .406 OBP along with seven homers and 22 RBI.

Kyle Blanks (12): Hitting .235 over last 14 games.

Andy Parrino (16): Has a .178 average over his last 10 games.

James Darnell (18): A .209 average in last 13 games but still has more walks than strikeouts.

Just Missed:

Jaff Decker: a .493 OBP and 15-game on base streak.

Cedric Hunter: Hitting .347 in last 12 games with 10 runs scored and seven RBI.

Carrasco: See above.

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