5 Recent Hyped Boston Red Sox Prospects Who Didn't Pan out

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5 Recent Hyped Boston Red Sox Prospects Who Didn't Pan out
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There's a lot of hype about current Sox prospect Will Middlebrooks. The third baseman is making waves with the big-league club, but a prospect is never a sure thing.

For every young player that actually pans out, there are a million other flops.

So, before anyone gets too excited about Middlebrooks, here's a list of five recent prospects who had all the hype, and plenty of flop.

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