Defensive Indifference Ep. 02.M125 — 2018 Top 125 Midseason Prospect Rankings

Michael Kopech - Chicago White Sox 2018 spring training (Bill Mitchell)

Featured Photo: Michael Kopech (RHP, White Sox)

In this bonus Episode 02.M125 of Defensive Indifference: A 2080 Baseball Podcast, Adam McInturff, Nick Faleris, Dave DeFreitas and Adam McInturff break down 2080’s 2018 Top 125 Midseason Prospect Rankings, with in-depth discussions of some of the more noteworthy names throughout the list.

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Segment 1

00:00:00 – Intro
1-25 Tier
00:05:45 – Royce Lewis (SS, Twins (High A Ft. Myers))
00:13:15 – Walker Buehler (RHP, Dodgers (MLB Los Angeles))
00:18:30 – Jo Adell (OF, Angels (High A Inland Empire))

26-50 Tier
00:26:45 – Travis Swaggerty (OF, Pirates (Class A-SS West Virginia))
00:32:00 – Michael Kopech (RHP, White Sox (Triple-A Charlotte))
00:50:00 – Chris Paddack (RHP, Padres (Double-A San Antonio))

Segment 2

51-75 Tier
00:57:15 – Andres Gimenez (SS, Mets (High A St. Lucie))
01:02:00 – Cionel Perez (LHP, Astros (Double-A Corpus Christi))
01:08:00 – Nick Madrigal (2B, White Sox (Class A Kannapolis))

76-100 Tier
01:14:45 – MJ Melendez (C, Royals (Class A Lexington))
01:26:45 – Dustin May (RHP, Dodgers (High A Rancho Cucamonga))
01:32:30 – Drew Waters (OF, Braves (Class A Rome))

101-125 Tier
01:38:15 – Nick Allen (SS, Athletics (Class A Beloit))
01:51:45 – DL Hall (LHP, Orioles (Class A Delmarva))
01:57:15 – Brusdar Graterol (RHP, Twins (High A Ft. Myers))