There's a new wave of power hitters breaking the horizon in baseball, and these youngsters will be making a statement at spring training.
After just a season or two at the minor league level, these players have found their footing and hope to take the next step to their big league clubs. But first, a strong impression must be made in Florida and Arizona.
Nine sluggers made this list for their raw power and quick bats.
The learning curve is still in full swing, but the crack of the bat is loud as can be.
(h/t to MLB.com's 2013 Prospect Watch)