Blue Jays: 6 Prospects Dominating on the Farm with their Bats

Mar 24, 2016; Dunedin, FL, USA; Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jason Leblebijian fields a ground ball against the Detroit Tigers during the eighth inning at Florida Auto Exchange Park. Mandatory Credit: Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports
Mar 24, 2016; Dunedin, FL, USA; Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jason Leblebijian fields a ground ball against the Detroit Tigers during the eighth inning at Florida Auto Exchange Park. Mandatory Credit: Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports /
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Mar 24, 2016; Dunedin, FL, USA; Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jason Leblebijian fields a ground ball against the Detroit Tigers during the eighth inning at Florida Auto Exchange Park. Mandatory Credit: Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports
Mar 24, 2016; Dunedin, FL, USA; Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jason Leblebijian fields a ground ball against the Detroit Tigers during the eighth inning at Florida Auto Exchange Park. Mandatory Credit: Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports /

The Toronto Blue Jays farm system was somewhat depleted for the 2015 postseason push however the talent level and depth throughout the organization might surprise you.

The Blue Jays have six prospects anointed on the updated Top 100 Prospect rankings dished out by Baseball America earlier last week. Of the six prospects recognized five of them are position players.

The Blue Jays Triple-A affiliate Buffalo Bisons currently sit in second place in the International League North Division with an a18-14 record, two games out of first place. Surprisingly seeing the big club has pillaged the herd for players to backfill their surplus of injuries they have been saddled with all season.

The Jays farm system is filled with a plethora of talent as well as some diamonds in the rough who have gotten off to hot starts in 2017.

Here is a look at six prospects scattered throughout the system that are locked in with the lumber and opposition pitchers are taking note as these youngsters continue to inflate earned run averages with their sticks.

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