This list will give analysis on the players who are scheduled to be called up this year and who we think, can help their major league team and also your fantasy team. Some players made their team’s opening day roster and others have been called up prior to this article. The most recent prospect to hit the majors is that of C/1B for the Giants Buster Posey.
The former first-round-pick from Florida State, Posey, was a catcher in college but has since been moved to first to get his bat in the lineup. Posey responded beautifully by hitting safely in six of his first nine at-bats. He has since cooled off only recording one hit in his next seven at-bats. No need to worry though, Posey was one of my pre-season sleepers and it was for a reason: he can hit! I can still see him hitting 70 RBI and 15 homers.
We all know what Jason Heyward has been doing, but now it seems like he has been one of the leaders in the Braves recent success. He already has 10 homeruns and 38 RBI on the season and unless Strasburg does something we have never witnessed before, he will win the ROY honors. (more…)