Top 10 pitching prospects
Giolito, Rodon, Bradley lead very deep group of future star hurlers
"It's as good as it's been in quite some time," an AL East scout said. "I've been doing some form of this since 1985, and I can't ever remember seeing this many guys not only throw this hard, but also have the ability to locate it and finish hitters off with nasty breaking balls and changeups, as well. The only reason I wouldn't call this a 'Golden Age' is we're seeing an awful lot of these guys break down early, but there's no denying the quality and quantity at the big league level or in the farm systems."
Even with those health risks considered, there's a plethora of high-upside pitchers who have the potential to be dominant members of any team's fantasy rotation in the years to come.
Without further ado, here are the top 10 fantasy pitching prospects in baseball right now.
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