Prospects are the future for most major league teams, and the Boston Red Sox have minor league pitchers and hitters who can help over the next several seasons.
Jose Iglesias and Ryan Lavarnway have already gotten the chance to make a mark on the Red Sox. But there are other prospects who won't be up until late 2013.
Now, I'm not saying those prospects will be the best in the world—like Mike Trout—but they will help turn over a new leaf for the Red Sox organization.
Here's a look at five of them.