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Top 30 Cincinnati Prospects: #30

Thompson Hit Over .300 Through July in 2013

Nineteen year-old shortstop Cory Thompson was a successful high school pitcher, but all his action this far has been in the infields while in the Arizona League. Thompson is a good athlete and the 5th-rounder is a candidate to climb the ladder in the Cincinnati system.

Every top prospect list wants to go off radar for at least one player that does not frequently show up on other lists. Last season this site had Zach Vincej at number 30 and he acquitted himself well enough to keep a spot on this year's list, so why not try again? Number 30 this time around is nineteen year old shortstop Cory Thompson. As one could deduce from his age, he hasn't been playing... Recommended Stories