Farmhands of the Week: 8/13-8/19

Continuing with our new format, here are Baseball Farm’s Farmhands of the Week for the twentieth week of the season, August 13 thru August 19, 2018.

Each week, we search the boxscores and use our own proprietary roto weighting system to pick one hitter and one pitcher who had the best week at each minor league level.

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DIGGING DATA: The Power Potential of Luis Urias

San Diego Padres 2B prospect Luis Urias has been screaming up Top-100 prospect lists over the last 2 years, and he currently sits at #30 in our most recent Plum Prospect Top 100. He’s 21 years old and hitting well at AAA, displaying an advanced hit tool which the scouts tell us could be one of the best out of any prospect in baseball at the moment. He’s also been projected to add more power to his small (5’9″, 185 lbs.) frame as he ages and fills out.

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