Astros prospects: the experts weigh in


The Astros farm system is finally headed in the right direction. Recent trades have brought an influx of young players, some of whom are highly regarded.’s Jonathan Mayo rates Jarred Cosart and Jonathan Singleton as the #31 and #32 prospects overall. Click here to see Mayo’s top ten Astros prospects.

Jim Callis of Baseball America provides his Astros top ten here.

Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus goes 20 deep in his article.

I have to agree with those who have tabbed Singleton as the Crown Jewel of the Astros system. I am also quite high on Paul Clemens and will be teaming up with Seedlings to Stars on an upcoming article about the right-hander. I will also be keeping an eye on Jiovanni Mier.