Looking for next year’s Mike Trout? Well, don’t count on another rookie to outperform every other MLB player, but these prospects could help out fantasy baseball owners in 2013.
Even after Trout, this year’s rookie class consisted of several impact players, including Bryce Harper, Yu Darvish, Wade Miley, Yoenis Cespedes, Todd Frazier and Tom Wilhelmsen. Some names secured a prime spot at the top of prospect rankings, but others emerged from under the radar to steal the spotlight from the 5-star youngsters.
Perhaps blue-chip prospect Wil Myers performs above and beyond the hype in 2013. After Myers, the other prospects won’t require a high pick on draft day, but a relative no-name like Robbie Erlin could steal Rookie of the Year honors and become a top fantasy sleeper.
Here are ten prospects fantasy owners should target next season.