|Rank||Name||Team||Comments||Last Week's Rank||Stock Status|
|1||Matt Garza||ROC||Garza is now rumored to be making his third jump this season, as people in Minnesota are starting to talk of him making his Major League debut soon. What a year it has been for Garza!||1||Steady|
|2||Kevin Slowey||NBR||Slowey continues to get adjusted to the Eastern League, and may be promoted to Rochester if Garza is promoted to Minnesota. Slowey has won his last two starts, striking out ten along the way.||3||Steady|
|3||Anthony Swarzak||FTM||Swarzak has been dominating over his last four starts, and has posted two complete games in his last three. His last start was a one-hit complete game shutout of Palm Beach, lowering his July ERA to 0.32.||7||Rising|
|4||Alexi Casilla||NBR||This is basically Casilla's worst stretch of the season, as the infielder is batting only .209 over his last ten games. He is now batting only .250 for the month, though he has swiped six bags in 11 games.||2||Steady|
|5||Erik Lis||BEL||Lis drops a spot this week, but it is more because of how well Swarzak is pitching than anything he did. Lis is batting .314 over his last nine games, and has 11 base hits in the process. His seven runs are second best over that span.||4||Steady|
|6||Brandon Roberts||FTM||Roberts continues to hit for an incredible average, and is batting over .500 over his team's last ten games. He is batting .434 during the month of July, and has stroked 36 base hits in only 21 games. He also leads the team with eight SB's this month.||8||Rising|
|7||Douglas Deeds||NBR||Deeds has cooled off a bit during the past week, but he is still having a tremendous July. In his 20 games, Deeds is batting a robust .352, and he leads the team with 15 runs batted in. He is also slugging at a .535 clip.||5||Steady|
|8||Paul Kelly||BEL||Kelly continues to take a rise up our charts, as he has been a pretty consistent bat for Beloit all season. In his last nine games, Kelly is batting .324, and he leads the team with ten runs scored. He is batting .315 this month, and leads the Snappers with 17 runs.||13||Rising|
|9||Yohan Pino||BEL||Pino has been lights out for the Snappers all season long, and he won two of his four appearances over his team's last ten games. He has posted a 1.71 ERA in 35 appearances this season, and opponents are hitting only .190 against him.||19||Rising|
|10||Garrett Guzman||NBR||Guzman is mired in a bit of a slump lately, and the slugger has not driven in a run during the last nine games. Still, he is batting .288 in July for the Rock Cats, and his 11 runs are near the team-lead.||6||Falling|
|11||Trent Oeltjen||NBR||Oeltjen makes a jump this week, as he seems to be back swinging the bat well. Batting .317 for the month, Trent is batting .375 over his last eight games, and his nine runs are tops on the team over that span.||15||Rising|
|12||Boof Bonser||ROC||We welcome back Boof Bonser to the fold, but there is no telling when he is going to be back with the Twins. Bonser has been solid for the Red Wings as of late, and he has won his last two starts. He has allowed two earned in his last 11 innings, striking out 11.||NR||Steady|
|13||Denard Span||NBR||Span is blazing up our charts lately, and he makes a ten-spot jump this week. In a time when Rochester seems to need some offensive help, Span is batting .333 over his last ten games, and he may be ready for the next step.||23||Rising|
|14||Oswaldo Sosa||BEL||Sosa has been getting touched up a bit lately, but he is still one of the more consistent pitchers on the Beloit staff. He has started 19 games for the Snappers this season, and his ERA is a very respectable 2.74.||11||Steady|
|15||Matthew Moses||NBR||Moses is back on the map, and he is really giving pitchers fits down at Double-A New Britain. The slugging third baseman is batting .364 over his last ten games, and he has driven in 12 runs in the process. His July average is hovering around .300, as he looks to turn his season around.||NR||Rising|
|16||Alexander Smit||BEL||Smit has been untouchable for the Snappers lately, and he has not allowed a run in his last two starts. In his last 11 innings of work, he has struck out 14 batters, and has allowed only four hits. He has a 2.45 ERA in four July starts.||25||Rising|
|17||Matt Tolbert||NBR||Tolbert has been struggling with the stick lately, and he takes a dip during the rankings this week. The infielder is batting only .226 over his last six games, though he has scored five runs.||9||Falling|
|18||Alexander Romero||ROC||Romero takes another dip in the rankings this week, as his roller coaster season continues. He has not been hitting the ball well over his last few games, just as it looked like he was turning his season around.||12||Steady|
|19||Caleb Moore||FTM||Moore is still trying to get adapted to the Florida State League, and it is showing at the plate. Although he has hit well in his last two games, Moore is batting only .235 since joining the Miracle and the pitcher-friendly FSL.||10||Steady|
|20||Whitney Robbins||BEL||Robbins got off to one of the best starts to a professional career as I have ever seen, but he has since cooled off considerably. He is batting only .200 over his last nine games, and has smacked only one home run.||14||Steady|
|21||Ryan Mullins||BEL||Mullins has really turned his season around in the past month or so, as he continues to put together quality start after quality start. Though he did not pick up a win in his last two starts, he did strike out 17 batters in 13.2 innings, while allowing only two earned.||26||Rising|
|22||Beau Kemp||ROC||Kemp continues to pitch well out of the bullpen for the Red Wings, as he is now serving as the set-up man for Robert Korecky. In 34 games, he has a 2.35 ERA, and he has picked up six wins.||22||Steady|
|23||Andrew Thompson||BEL||Thompson takes a dip this week, as he continues to slide down our rankings. In his last four games, Thompson has batted only .188, and he is now hitting only .250 for the month of July.||16||Falling|
|24||Kyle Waldrop||FTM||Waldrop has made a smooth transition to the Florida State League, and he has teamed with Swarzak to give the Miracle a nice one-two punch. He has won his last two starts, and combined, he and Swarzak at 4-0 in their last four appearances.||NR||Rising|
|25||Brian Duensing||NBR||Duensing has been up and down our rankings all season long, as he has had quite a roller coaster year himself. New Britain is his third stop this season, so he is going to struggle from time-to-time. Still, he is having a great year overall, and is key to the New Britain playoff hopes.||17||Falling|
|26||Mike Smith||ROC||Smith has taken over the role of staff Ace for the Red Wings, and took home some hardware this past week. Aside from being named International League Pitcher of the Week, he was also named Twins Minor League Player of the Week.||NR||Rising|
|27||Thomas Watkins||ROC||Watkins has been on fire as of late for the Red Wings, as he is getting his first taste of Triple-A ball. He is actually putting up better numbers for the Wings than he did with the Rock Cats.||NR||Rising|
|28||Trevor Plouffe||FTM||Plouffe continues to stay hot, as he tries to turn around a horrible last year and a half. During his last nine games, the shortstop is batting .343, which includes a .444 clip during his last five appearances.||NR||Rising|
|29||Daniel Matienzo||NBR||Matienzo will always be a run-producing machine, and he is starting to actually hit the ball for average. In his last eight games, Matienzo is batting .310, and has driven in five runs. He is also hitting .350 over his last five contests.||NR||Steady|
|30||Deacon Burns||FTM||The Deacon is starting to show why we named him one of the top-ten sluggers in the organization last season. He is batting .348 over his last eight games, as he is still getting acclimated to the Florida State League.||NR||Steady|
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