We’re now entering the final stretch of the minor league season, and countless prospects continue to open eyes with their performances at each of the four full-season levels. And with the rookie and short-season leagues underway, we have even more prospects to break down each week.
With teams in full-season leagues having played over 100 games since Opening Day on April 3—most starting pitchers have made anywhere from 15 to 20 starts, while everyday players have amassed 400-plus plate appearances—we no longer have to worry about misleading, small sample sizes.
As we did in the series’ previous installments, this week’s list of players once again combines reports on both hitters and pitchers in the same article. However, we’ll only be looking at just the hottest players because, well, there are a lot of them, and they’re all worth mentioning.
Here are the hottest players at every minor league level.