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With Major League Baseball rosters everywhere expanding now that September is here, it's easy to get lost in all the extra names that are on jerseys and in box scores each night.

But you don't have to be overwhelmed! If you're simply in search of the new players who are the best young talent to pay attention to, then click on. For what follows is a run-through of the All-September Call-Up Team, which lays out the very best prospects recently brought up at each position.

To be considered, players must meet a few criteria. First, they must still be prospect eligible, meaning they have not exceeded 130 at-bats or 50 innings pitched in the majors.

That disqualifies the likes of right-hander Jimmy Nelson of the Milwaukee Brewers, lefty James Paxton of the Seattle Mariners or Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco, each of whom is making his way back to the bigs this month.

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Oscar Taveras hasn’t gotten hot yet, but the 22-year-old rookie is getting close.

Taveras was the reason St. Louis felt comfortable dealing Allen Craig, one of the team’s more accomplished run producers, to the Boston Red Sox at the trade deadline. Craig had been stealing playing time in right field from Taveras prior to the trade, but neither player was producing in the shared role.

In trading Craig, however, the Cardinals officially turned over right field to Taveras, who long has been considered the team’s long-term answer at the position as well one of the baseball's premier prospects.

But Taveras hasn’t made the impact in the major leagues that was expected following his highly anticipated promotion on May 31. Instead, the promising young outfielder has struggled during his 60 games with the Cardinals, batting .224/.268/.292 with nine extra-base in 205 plate appearances.

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The Chicago Cubs are ticketed for another last-place finish in the National League Central this year, but there won’t be a more exciting team to watch over the final month of the season.

The Cubs have played .500 ball (23-22) since the All-Star break thanks to an electric offense that is pacing the National League with 57 home runs during that span.

In general, things have been looking up for the North Siders since the beginning of July, when they began infusing the big-league lineup with some of their prized prospects.

Now, a little less than two months since the process began, it’s easy to see why the Chicago Cubs’ future is so bright.

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The door to The Show opened for some of baseball’s top prospects Monday with the expansion of the active roster from 25 to 40 players.

The Los Angeles Dodgers wasted no time promoting outfielder Joc Pederson, as the team purchased his contract from Triple-A Albuquerque before Monday’s game.

The Blue Jays and Royals took advantage of the expanded rosters by each calling up a pair of non-roster prospects.

The Royals added game-changing speed to their bench for the stretch run in outfielder Terrance Gore, and they also called up 2014 first-round left-hander Brandon Finnegan, who is expected to work out of the bullpen down the stretch.

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Sept. 1 marks the expansion of every team’s active roster from 25 to 40 players. In general, it allows teams to address their needs at the major league level by essentially plucking specific talent from within their farm system to add bench and bullpen depth.

More importantly, at least as far as we’re concerned, the final month of the season represents a time when teams have the freedom to audition their top prospects at the highest level.

Even though most organizations hold off on promoting their young talent until the completion of the minor league playoffs, which are set to begin this week, there should be several notable promotions announced Monday.

As part of our ongoing coverage here at Prospect Pipeline, we’ve put together a list of each team’s announced call-ups headed into Monday. And as news pertaining to September call-ups develops over the coming week, we’ve got you covered with updated information, scouting reports and predictions on baseball’s top prospects.

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The 2014 season has seen a number of notable prospects receive call-ups to the major leagues. With the final month and the corresponding roster expansion approaching, there will be more to come—and soon.

September brings with it 40-man rosters, so Monday should be filled with prospects getting promoted.

During the past week or so, Jorge Soler and Daniel Corcino debuted, among a handful of others.

Soler, as you might've heard or seen or read, hit a homer in his very first plate appearance with the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday. Corcino, a right-hander in the Cincinnati Reds' system, hurled a perfect inning on Aug. 26—which just so happened to be his 24th birthday.

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The final month of Major League Baseball’s regular season is just around the corner. For many teams, that means help is on the way.

Starting Monday, Sept. 1, teams are allowed to carry as many as 40 players on their active roster. And after playing the first five months of the season with a strict 25-man squad, the chance to bolster a roster with upward of 15 additional players, whether it be in the form of serviceable depth or young, talented prospects, can be the deciding factor for teams still in the playoff hunt.  

At face value, the expansion of rosters in September makes for an exciting end to the season—especially after the implementation of a second wild-card spot. However, MLB teams will never be fully on board with the idea until the system itself is reformed to favor all 30 clubs equally.

Outrage over September call-ups is nothing new. Back in 2009, Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin blasted the notion of expanded rosters in a conversation with MLB.com:

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With rosters set to expand from 25 to 40 players on Monday, September call-up fever is officially in the air.

In the last week we’ve looked this year’s potential call-ups in a variety of ways, including an overall ranking, position-by-position breakdown and, more recently, a deeper look at prospects capable of improving their teams’ playoff chances.

And with roster expansion still a long weekend away, we’ll be rolling out even more call-up-related content in the coming days.

The rankings for this article were based on those released earlier in the week in our look at the top 25 call-up candidates. However, instead of simply identifying the best prospects, this article strives to focus on players who have been rumored to be in the mix for a call-up as well as those facing an imminent promotion thanks to a spot on the 40-man roster.

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Teams now have less than a week to decide which of their prospects, if any, will be promoted to the major leagues on Sept. 1.

While most clubs typically recall players already on their 40-man roster, teams chasing a playoff berth may be more inclined to think outside the box and take a chance on a prospect not already on the roster.

Last season, some of the game’s top prospects, namely Billy Hamilton and Yordano Ventura, were promoted to the major leagues on Sept. 1 and ultimately made significant contributions to their respective teams over the final month of the season.

This year, we’re unlikely to see playoff contenders call up their big-name, future stars for the stretch run, but there will be numerous lesser-known but deserving prospects promoted when rosters expand Monday.

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Chris Sale went from first-round draft pick in 2010 to big league reliever in a span of two months, beginning what has turned out to be a brilliant five-year career with the Chicago White Sox.

This year, the stage has been set for fellow left-hander Carlos Rodon, the No. 3 overall pick in this year’s draft, to follow in Sale’s footsteps, as his recent promotion to Triple-A Charlotte has fueled speculation that his professional debut will conclude in the major leagues.

Earlier this month, Scott Merkin of MLB.com reported there was a "better-than-average chance" the White Sox will promote Rodon to the major leagues in September, just as they did with Sale five years prior.

Since then, the front office has tried to temper expectations regarding a potential Rodon call-up, with general manager Rick Hahn recently discussing the situation on the Mully and Hanley Show (h/t MLB Trade Rumors).