For each of the past 15 years, Indians Ink Magazine has ranked the top prospects in the Cleveland farm system. It began as a top 10 list and turned into a top 50 early this decade. This is our third year ranking the top 100 Tribe minor-leaguers. The rankings consider a player's potential, accomplishments, how he's moved in the system, and project it to what he could bring to the major-league team.
No. 82 -- Joanniel Montero
The Joanniel Montero File
Born: Feb. 2, 1986 in Santo Domingo, DR
Acquired: Signed as a non-drafted free agent, June 24, 2004
Strengths: Fine control (90 walks in 353 pro innings). Probably best suited to...