It has been awhile since we toured the minor leagues and picked out which performances should be noteworthy to fantasy players. Most of the top prospects in baseball have been called up to the major leagues now but there are quite a few that could make a big impact for the parent club and for savvy fantasy baseball owners. Never underestimate the power of prospects otherwise when your team is in need of a shot in the arm you just might neglect the kids who have been just called up and are hungry to show off what they can do. Choosing the right prospects is a sure way to ensure you stay atop the standings all season long. So now let’s take a look at what’s been going on down on the farm lately.
It is that time of year when major league clubs start paying close attention to the progress of their minor league prospects and adjust the timelines for their arrival to the big leagues. This process is going on right now in all MLB front offices and there is no reason it shouldn't be on the forefront of fantasy player's minds as well. After the first two months of the season, the biggest impact free agents in fantasy baseball are those called up from the minor leagues. With the arrival of Eric Hosmer in Kansas City, the floodgates of prospects getting called up are about to open. This is a vital time for fantasy owners to target the players they need to stay ahead of the competition or to get back in the race this season. So, in today's Farm Report let's go position by position and see which players will have the biggest fantasy impact in the coming weeks and months.