The Boston Red Sox receive a lot of attention because they have some of baseball’s hottest young players in their farm system. However, the Red Sox also have a number of lesser-known prospects who are making a strong impact this season.
There are obviously a finite number of players who can make a top-10 list, and anyone who falls below that line is pushed into the shadows by default.
That shouldn’t reflect on the talent of the player, but rather on the quality of those they are competing with to someday earn a coveted major league roster spot.
Because Boston has such minor league depth, there are many quality prospects who are currently flying under the radar.
Click through to see a list of lesser-known Red Sox prospects who are off to strong starts this season.