Baseball America Releases Top 500 Draft Prospects

Baseball America has released its Top 500 prospects for the upcoming MLB draft and four former Staunton Braves are ranked in the Top 235.

College of Central Florida RHP Nate Pearson tops the group. Pearson, armed with a fastball reaching 100 mph is ranked the No. 13 prospect.

Garrett Cave (Tampa), another hard-throwing RHP, ranks No. 161 while Vanderbilt closer Reed Hayes is ranked No. 201.

Rider LHP Nick Margevicius is ranked No. 235 by Baseball America.