If baseball fans have learned anything this offseason, it’s that there’s no such thing as an untouchable prospect.
Since the beginning of November, six top-50 prospects have been involved in a blockbuster trade: Wil Myers, Travis d’Arnaud, Trevor Bauer, Noah Syndergaard, Jake Odorizzi and Jake Marisnick.
As with any prospect-related trade, there’s a tremendous amount of risk involved. That’s exactly why a trade involving a high-ceiling, low-to-medium risk prospect is so rare.
Here’s a look at each team’s top prospect they refuse to trade.