Top pitching prospects for 2014

Ranking pitching prospects based on projected fantasy production this year

Updated: March 17, 2014, 5:28 PM ET
By Jason Collette | Special to ESPN Insider

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Our ranking of the top 50 fantasy baseball prospects for 2014 is intended to predict value for this season only, giving no weight to potential in 2015 and beyond. As such, consideration was given for probability of time in the major leagues as well as each player's current perceived ability to contribute in fantasy leagues.

With that in mind, here's the top fantasy pitching prospects from the top 50 ranks. (Overall rank noted in parenthesis.)