Pipeline preview: Weaver takes hill for Double-A Springfield

Pipeline preview: Weaver takes hill for Double-A Springfield

Here's a look at top prospects to watch in Monday's Minor League action:

Hitter to watch: Mark Zagunis (Cubs' No. 18), Iowa vs. Salt Lake (8:08 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Zagunis connected on his fifth home run for Triple-A Iowa on Sunday, and he's gone deep nine times in 89 games this season including his time with Double-A Tennessee. The 2014 third-rounder has hit .290 with 37 extra-base hits, 44 RBIs and 53 runs between the two levels.

Pitcher to watch: Luke Weaver (Cardinals' No. 3), Springfield vs. Arkansas (Doubleheader Game 2, MiLB.TV)

Weaver scuffled for the first time this season in his most recent start for Double-A Springfield, when he allowed four earned runs on nine hits over 5 1/3 innings against Northwest Arkansas. The 22-year-old right-hander still managed to strike out eight and walk just one, giving him an impressive 57-7 strikeout-to-walk ratio over 48 2/3 frames (eight starts) for the season. Weaver is 4-2 with a 1.48 ERA for the Cardinals.

Top Prospects: Weaver, STL

Duel of the day: Amir Garrett (Reds' No. 4) vs. Mike Clevinger (Indians' No. 7), Louisville at Columbus (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Garrett, No. 59 on the Top 100, is set to make his first start following his outing for the U.S. squad in the SiriusXM Futures Game. The 24-year-old southpaw has pitched to a 2.89 ERA across three outings for Triple-A Louisville since being promoted from Double-A Pensacola, where he had dominated to the tune of a 1.75 ERA with zero home runs allowed over 13 appearances (12 starts), all the while holding opposing hitters to a .184 average.

Top Prospects: Garrett, CIN

Clevinger has been excellent for Triple-A Columbus this season, going 9-0 in 14 starts and posting a 2.72 ERA over 76 frames. The 25-year-old righty has fanned 83, and he enters the day having punched out at least six hitters in four straight turns.

Top Prospects: Clevinger, CLE

Monday's Top 100 prospect probables
No. 8 Tyler Glasnow (Pirates' No. 1), Indianapolis vs. Lehigh Valley (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 17 Sean Newcomb (Braves' No. 2), Mississippi vs. Jackson (8 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 52 Josh Hader (Brewers' No. 4) vs. No. 58 Braden Shipley (D-backs' No. 1), Colorado Springs at Reno (10:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 96 Stephen Gonsalves (Twins' No. 5), Chattanooga vs. Mobile (7:15 p.m. ET)

More top prospect probables
Brady Rodgers (Astros' No. 26), Fresno at Round Rock (Triple-A)
Dillon Overton (A's No. 9), Nashville at Albuquerque (Triple-A)
Zach Lee (Mariners' No. 18), Tacoma vs. Oklahoma City (Triple-A)
Ty Blach (Giants' No. 21), Sacramento at New Orleans (Triple-A)
Tyler Danish (White Sox No. 10), Charlotte vs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Triple-A)
Eric Skoglund (Royals' No. 27), Northwest Arkansas at Tulsa (Double-A)
Victor Alcantara (Angels' No. 4), Arkansas at Springfield (Double-A)
Andrew Suarez (Giants' No. 8), Richmond vs. Akron (Double-A)
Nick Travieso (Reds' No. 8), Pensacola at Jacksonville (Double-A)
Dinelson Lamet (Padres' No. 11) vs. Yohander Mendez (Rangers' No. 13), San Antonio at Frisco (Double-A)
Nick Pivetta (Phillies' No. 18), Reading at New Hampshire (Double-A)
Jordan Montgomery (Yankees' No. 18) vs. Jalen Beeks (Red Sox's No. 28), Trenton vs. Portland (Double-A)
Daniel Gossett (A's No. 23), Midland vs. Corpus Christi (Double-A)
Michael Kopech (Red Sox's No. 4), Salem vs. Potomac (Class A Advanced)
Jeremy Rhoades (Angels' No. 16), Inland Empire vs. Lake Elsinore (Class A Advanced)
Foster Griffin (Royals' No. 9) vs. Luis Lugo (Indians' No. 25), Wilmington vs. Lynchburg (Class A Advanced)
Ian Clarkin (Yankees' No. 9), Tampa at St. Lucie (Class A Advanced)
Brad Keller (D-backs' No. 11), Visalia at Bakersfield (Class A Advanced)
Scott Blewett (Royals' No. 6), Lexington vs. Asheville (Class A)
Chris Paddack (Padres' No. 12), Fort Wayne vs. Cedar Rapids (Class A)
Jaime Barria (Angels' No. 12), Burlington vs. Lansing (Class A)
Ricardo Sanchez (Braves' No. 17), Rome at Columbia (Class A)
Sandy Baez (Tigers' No. 18), West Michigan at Clinton (Class A)
Gage Hinsz (Pirates' No. 23), West Virginia at Hickory (Class A)
Tanner Rainey (Reds' No. 29), Dayton vs. Wisconsin (Class A)
Jordan Holloway (Marlins' No. 14), Batavia at Tri-City (Class A Short Season) Garrett Davila (Royals' No. 21), Burlington vs. Kingsport (Rookie-level)

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