Reds' Senzel impressing at new position

No. 6 overall prospect battling for Opening Day roster spot

Nick Senzel is batting .300 with three doubles and three RBIs in 10 Cactus League games. (David Monseur/MiLB.com)

By Katie Woo | March 20, 2019 12:28 AM ET

The position may be new to him, but top Reds prospect Nick Senzel is still in the mix to become the team's Opening Day center fielder.

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Farm System Rankings: Overall (10-1)

Padres, Rays, Braves battle for top spot in 2019

San Diego's Fernando Tatis Jr. and MacKenzie Gore are two of MLB.com's top 15 overall prospects. (Charlie Riedel/AP, Fort Wayne TinCaps)

By Sam Dykstra | March 6, 2019 10:08 AM ET

The Padres, Rays and Braves compete for the top three spots as MiLB.com concludes its Farm System Rankings with the top 10 overall systems in the game heading into the 2019 season.

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Farm system rankings: Pitchers (20-11)

Keller ready to make impact with Bucs; Jays more than big bats

Mitch Keller struck out 57 over 52 1/3 innings in the International League to end last season. (Joe Santry/MiLB.com)

By Rob Terranova | February 19, 2019 11:03 AM ET

With Opening Day just around the corner, MiLB.com takes a look at the state of all 30 farm systems. Here are organizations 20-11, based on pitching talent and depth.

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Farm system rankings: Position players 10-1

Rays still loaded; Jays have talent to back top prospect Vlad Jr.

Wander Franco notched a 1.004 OPS in 61 Appalachian League games last summer. (Chris Robertson/MiLB.com)

By Kelsie Heneghan | February 13, 2019 10:09 AM ET

With Opening Day just around the corner, MiLB.com takes a look at the state of all 30 farm systems. Here are organizations 10-1, based on the strength of position players.

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The Show Before the Show: Episode 194

Reds' India talks about long 2018, offseason trade rumors

January 31, 2019 12:08 PM ET

Reds prospect Jonathan India talks about his lengthy 2018 season and trade rumors, Tyler and Sam break down the new Top-100 rankings, and Ben and Kelsie have details on Fresno's new look.

Listen to The Show Before the Show podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Siri lifts Estrellas to Winter League crown

Reds No. 14 prospect named MVP after torrid offensive series

Jose Siri crushed his way to a .591/.625/.864 slash line in six Championship Series games en route to MVP honors. (Pensacola Blue Wahoos)

By Tyler Maun | January 27, 2019 6:44 PM ET

With 13 hits in six games, Cincinnati's No. 14 prospect Jose Siri blistered his way through the Dominican Winter League Finals, helping Estrellas Orientales to their first title in 51 years.

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Twins' Schick, two Minor Leaguers suspended

Minnesota righty, Reds' Harding, O's Whitley out 50 games each

Alex Schick has made 13 career appearances in the Twins system. (Chris Robertson/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | January 25, 2019 5:30 PM ET

Right-hander Alex Schick (Twins), right-hander Junior Harding (Reds) and outfielder Trey Whitley (Orioles) have each been suspended 50 games for violating the Minor League drug policy.

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2019 Prospect Projections: NL Central rookies

Reds' Senzel could be big piece of organization's push in 2019

Nick Senzel has produced a 149 wRC+ or above at each full-season level he's played at since going pro. (Ken Inness/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | January 22, 2019 10:14 AM ET

Even after a bumpy 2018 in terms of health, Nick Senzel looks ready to help the Reds this season as Steamer expects him to be an impressive hitter right away in the Major Leagues.

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Mariners acquire Long in three-way trade

Seattle picks up No. 7 Reds prospect, sends Stowers to Yanks

A 12th-round pick in 2013, Shed Long has a career OPS of .788 through six Minor League seasons. (Danny Parker/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | January 21, 2019 5:40 PM ET

The Reds, Mariners and Yankees pulled off a three-way trade Monday afternoon with Shed Long going to Seattle, Josh Stowers headed to New York and Sonny Gray going to Cincinnati.

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Siri helps Estrellas to series lead in Finals

Reds No. 15 prospect collects seven hits in three games for title

Jose Siri hit .239 with a .743 OPS in 96 games over the Florida State and Southern Leagues in 2018. (Pensacola Blue Wahoos)

By Tyler Maun | January 20, 2019 5:46 PM ET

The Dominican Winter League finals feature a matchup of top prospects as Jose Siri and Fernando Tatis Jr. lead Estrellas Orientales against Jorge Mateo and Toros del Este.

Tyler Maun is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @TylerMaun. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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