2020 MLB Draft Guide: Farm Report: Cincinnati Reds
Matt Selz gives you a break down of the top prospects and which ones to watch for the Cincinnati Reds Farm System in the latest MLB Farm Report.
The Reds are generally one of the teams that continue to fly under the radar even when they make big splashes in the off-season like they’ve done the past couple of years. They’ve also been busy bolstering their farm system through trades and draft picks as well. It hasn’t fully come to fruition just yet, as you can see from the rankings, but the building blocks are there for them to start climbing the ranks very soon.
Top Prospects In The System
Pos. - RHP Ht/Wt - 6’4” 215 lbs. Bats: R Throws: R Age: 20
Level - Class-A Drafted - 2017 (1.2) ETA: 2022
Grades: Fastball: 80 Slider: 55 Curveball: 45 Changeup: 55 Control: 55
Greene was atop the 2017 draft boards for one reason...his absolutely electric fastball. He was clocked at 102 mph as a senior in high school and it wasn’t a fluke as he had a ton of triple-digit fastballs to his credit by the time the draft process wrapped up. The velocity comes easy for him with a repeatable and smooth...