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Top Ten Defensive Outfielders

Ambiorix Concepcion once again ranks atop the list

As nears the conclusion of its ranking of prospect tools, the attention turns to the top defensive outfielders in the system. These prospects bring different strengths to their position but all share the distinction of being the most reliable in the outfield.

10. Joe Holden – The 21st round pick in the 2005 draft missed considerable time last season to injury and provided limited productivity at the plate when healthy. However, Holden is a gritty defender with a nose for the ball who is willing to throw his body around to make the play. His arm strength is just average, but his speed and quick first step have allowed him to play all three outfield... Recommended Stories