Bruce No. 1

Guess who’s atop the list of Baseball America’s Top 100 Prospects? Jay Bruce. Also on the list …

9. Homer Bailey
34. Johnny Cueto
44. Joey Votto
100. Drew Stubbs

So how do the guys who get ranked No. 1 turn out? Looks like Bruce is in good company, for the most part …

2007 Daisuke Matsuzaka, rhp, Red Sox
2006 Delmon Young, of, Devil Rays
2005 Joe Mauer, c, Twins
2004 Joe Mauer, c, Twins
2003 Mark Teixeira, 3b, Rangers
2002 Josh Beckett, rhp, Marlins
2001 Josh Hamilton, of, Devil Rays
2000 Rick Ankiel, lhp, Cardinals
1999 J.D. Drew, of, Cardinals
1998 Ben Grieve, of, Athletics
1997 Andruw Jones, of, Braves
1996 Andruw Jones, of, Braves
1995 Alex Rodriguez, ss, Mariners
1994 Cliff Floyd, 1b, Expos
1993 Chipper Jones, ss, Braves
1992 Brien Taylor, lhp, Yankees
1991 Todd Van Poppel, rhp, Athletics
1990 Steve Avery, lhp, Braves

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