2019 Stats: .309/.384/.458, 13 HR, 66 RBI, 30 2B, 1 3B, 4 SB
Baseball America ranking: 47th
The thing to remember about lists like this is that prospects can rise or fall in a heartbeat. Much like the Twins found out with Randy Dobnak (who started the year at High-A Fort Myers before finding himself starting in an ALDS game), Trevor Larnach could be a prospect that could make a quick rise after a tremendous first professional season.
When Larnach came to the Twins as the 20th overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft, he was a prospect that was just beginning to find his power stroke. After hitting three home runs in his first two collegiate seasons combined, Larnach exploded for 19 in his junior season before his first full professional season last year.
Any thought of an adjustment period to professional ball was quickly dismissed as Larnach set foot in Fort Myers and immediately started raking. As the Florida State League Player of the Year, he was quickly shipped up to Pensacola where he put up even better power numbers, smacking seven homers in 43 games with the Blue Wahoos.
Larnach still strikes out at a high rate (124 K in 476 AB last season), but he also is patient, drawing 57 walks in those plate appearances. Perhaps an expectation of reaching the majors is out of the question, but if he hits like he did last year, he could be a late-season call-up that is a secret weapon for a postseason push.