Prospect preview: Pint to make full-season debut

Prospect preview: Pint to make full-season debut

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

Hitter to watch: Max Moroff (Pirates' No. 25), Indianapolis vs. Toledo (1:35 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Moroff has homered in three consecutive games to start the season for the Pirates' Triple-A affiliate, and his next will get him halfway to his home run total in 421 at-bats for Indianapolis in 2016.

Pitcher to watch: Riley Pint (Rockies' No. 3, No. 49 overall), Asheville at Hagerstown (2:05 p.m. ET)

Pint, the No. 4 overall pick in the 2016 Draft, makes his Class A debut on Sunday, bringing with him his 100-mph fastball and plus curveball. As an 18-year-old in the Rookie-level Pioneer League last season, the 6-4 right-hander struck out 36 in 37 innings, but he also walked 23 and posted a 5.35 ERA.

Top Prospects: Pint, COL

Duel of the day: Ian Clarkin (Yankees' No. 21) vs. Sandy Baez (Tigers' No. 11), Tampa at Lakeland (1 p.m. ET)

Clarkin, a first-round selection by the Yankees in the 2013 Draft, has had injury issues in the past but will look to put together a strong season in 2017. Last year, the left-hander posted a 3.31 ERA in 18 starts in his age-21 season.

Prospect Watch: Ian Clarkin

Baez pitched well in five appearances for the Tigers in Grapefruit League action, allowing two runs on four hits in seven innings (2.57 ERA), striking out nine and walking two. The 23-year-old right-hander posted a 3.81 ERA in 21 starts for Class A West Michigan in 2016.

Top Prospects: Baez, DET

Sunday's Top 100 prospect probables
Tyler Beede (Giants' No. 1), Sacramento vs. Tacoma (4:05 p.m. ET)
Ian Anderson (Braves' No. 6), Rome at West Virginia (2:05 p.m. ET)

More top prospect probables
Dinelson Lamet (Padres' No. 12), El Paso vs. Las Vegas (Triple-A)
Shawn Morimando (Indians' No. 17), Columbus at Louisville (Triple-A)
Lucas Sims (Braves' No. 18) vs. Ryan Yarbrough (Rays' No. 24), Gwinnett vs. Durham (Triple-A)
Clay Holmes (Pirates' No. 22), Indianapolis vs. Toledo (Triple-A)
Ben Lively (Phillies' No. 25), Lehigh Valley vs. Pawtucket (Triple-A)
Paul Blackburn (Athletics' No. 26), Nashville at Round Rock (Triple-A)
Harrison Musgrave (Rockies' No. 27), Albuquerque vs. Salt Lake (Triple-A)
Oscar De La Cruz (Cubs' No. 5), Myrtle Beach at Lynchburg (Double-A)
Franklin Perez (Astros' No. 6), Buies Creek vs. Winston-Salem (Double-A)
Brad Keller (D-backs' No. 7), Jackson vs. Birmingham (Double-A)
Felix Jorge (Twins' No. 9), Chattanooga vs. Mobile (Double-A)
Dakota Hudson (Cardinals' No. 9), Springfield at Midland (Double-A)
Cory Taylor (Giants' No. 22) vs. Richmond vs. Hartford (Double-A)
Greg Harris (Rays' No. 28), Montgomery vs. Biloxi (Double-A)
Trey Ball (Red Sox No. 29) vs. Drew Anderson (Phillies' No. 22), Portland vs. Reading (Double-A)
David Hess (Orioles' No. 29), Akron vs. Bowie (Double-A)
Preston Morrison (Cubs' No. 29), Tennessee at Pensacola (Double-A)
Roniel Raudes (Red Sox No. 6), Salem vs. Down East (Class A Advanced)
Daulton Jefferies (Athletics' No. 8), Stockton vs. Rancho Cucamonga (Class A Advanced)
Taylor Hearn (Pirates' No. 12), Bradenton vs. Charlotte (Class A Advanced)
Brian Gonzalez (Orioles' No. 21) vs. Cody Ponce (Brewers No. 15), Frederick vs. Carolina (Class A Advanced)
Ricardo Sanchez (Braves' No. 19), Florida vs. Daytona (Class A Advanced)
Angel Perdomo (Blue Jays' No. 20), Dunedin vs. Clearwater (Class A Advanced)
Luis Escobar (Pirates' No. 14), West Virginia vs. Rome (Class A)
Merandy Gonzalez (Mets' No. 15) vs. Melvin Adon (Giants' No. 26), Columbia vs. Augusta (Class A)
Shane Bieber (Indians' No. 16), Lake County vs. Dayton (Class A)
Adonis Medina (Phillies' No. 16), Lakewood at Kannapolis (Class A)
Cody Reed (D-backs' No. 19), Kane County at Clinton (Class A)

Manny Randhawa is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @MannyOnMLB. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.