Pipeline Preview: Stevenson looking to stay hot

Pipeline Preview: Stevenson looking to stay hot

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

Hitter to watch: Andrew Stevenson (Nationals' No. 5), Harrisburg at Hartford (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Stevenson, 22, collected five hits for a second consecutive game on Tuesday, going 5-for-5 out of the leadoff spot for Double-A Harrisburg one night after he went 5-for-7. He has notched a hit in eight straight at-bats, and reached base in nine straight plate appearances, dating back to the eighth inning of Monday's contest. Meanwhile, by going 10-for-12 between the two games, Stevenson has improved his average from .314 to .447.

Top Prospects: Stevenson, WSH

Pitcher to watch: Brent Honeywell (Rays' No. 2), Durham at Indianapolis (1:35 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Honeywell is set to make his Triple-A debut on Wednesday. Ranked 28th on MLB Pipeline's Top 100 Prospects list, Honeywell was outstanding in his two starts for Double-A Montgomery, posting a 2.08 ERA with 20 strikeouts in 13 innings. The 22-year-old right-hander allowed four hits and walks each in that span.

Top Prospects: Honeywell, TB

Duel of the day: Conner Greene (Blue Jays' No. 6) vs. Chance Adams (Yankees' No. 8), New Hampshire at Trenton (7 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Greene, 22, has gotten off to a shaky start in his return to the Double-A Eastern League, allowing five earned runs in 9 1/3 innings (4.82 ERA) across his first two starts. The right-hander has been difficult to hit, yielding just five knocks (.156 BAA) and striking out 11, though he's also issued nine free passes. In 2016, Greene posted a 4.19 ERA with 33 walks in 68 2/3 innings (12 starts) for New Hampshire.

Top Prospects: Greene, TOR

Adams tossed 5 2/3 innings no-hit innings in his season debut for Double-A Trenton and then carried a no-hit bid into the fifth inning in his most recent start. The 22-year-old righty won both outings, posting a 0.79 ERA with 13 strikeouts in 11 1/3 innings.

Top Prospects: Adams, NYY

Wednesday's Top 100 prospect probables
No. 9 Lucas Giolito (White Sox No. 2), Charlotte vs. Pawtucket (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 45 Mitch Keller (Pirates' No. 3), Bradenton vs. Clearwater (6:30 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 48 Riley Pint (Rockies' No. 3), Asheville vs. Kannapolis (7:05 p.m. ET)
No. 57 Erick Fedde (Nationals' No. 2), Harrisburg at Hartford (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 73 Dylan Cease (Cubs' No. 3), South Bend vs. Great Lakes (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 82 Ian Anderson (Braves' No. 6), Rome vs. Columbia (10:30 a.m. ET on MiLB.TV)
No. 84 Tyler Beede (Giants' No. 1), Sacramento vs. Salt Lake (10:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

More top prospect probables
Daniel Gossett (Athletics' No. 7), Nashville at Oklahoma City (Triple-A)
Chris Lee (Orioles' No. 7), Norfolk at Buffalo (Triple-A)
Brandon Woodruff (Brewers' No. 8), Colorado Springs vs. Memphis (Triple-A)
Adam Plutko (Indians' No. 15) vs. Ricardo Pinto (Phillies' No. 17), Columbus at Lehigh Valley (Triple-A)
Brady Rodgers (Astros' No. 21), Fresno vs. Las Vegas (Triple-A)
Harrison Musgrave (Rockies' No. 26), Albuquerque vs. Reno (Triple-A)
Tyler Eppler (Pirates' No. 27), Indianapolis vs. Durham (Triple-A)
Ariel Jurado (Rangers' No. 3), Frisco at Tulsa (Double-A)
Tyler Alexander (Tigers' No. 4), Erie at Altoona (Double-A)
Fernando Romero (Twins' No. 4), Chattanooga vs. Biloxi (Double-A)
Spencer Adams (White Sox No. 11), Birmingham at Tennessee (Double-A)
Yency Almonte (Rockies' No. 16), Hartford vs. Harrisburg (Double-A)
Keury Mella (Reds' No. 19), Pensacola vs. Jacksonville (Double-A)
P.J. Conlon (Mets' No. 24) vs. Jalen Beeks (Red Sox's No. 27), Binghamton vs. Portland (Double-A)
Oscar De La Cruz (Cubs' No. 5), Myrtle Beach vs. Buies Creek (Class A Advanced)
Roniel Raudes (Red Sox's No. 5), Salem vs. Wilmington (Class A Advanced)
Junior Fernandez (Cardinals' No. 10) vs. Domingo Acevedo (Yankees' No. 14), Palm Beach vs. Tampa (Class A Advanced)
Ricardo Sanchez (Braves' No. 19), Florida at Fort Myers (Class A Advanced)
Angel Perdomo (Blue Jays' No. 20), Dunedin vs. St. Lucie (Class A Advanced)
Brian Gonzalez (Orioles' No. 20), Frederick at Winston-Salem (Class A Advanced)
Pedro Payano (Rangers' No. 28), Down East at Potomac (Class A Advanced)
Brady Aiken (Indians' No. 5), Lake County vs. Bowling Green (Class A)
Kyle Funkhouser (Tigers' No. 6), West Michigan at Fort Wayne (Class A)
Sixto Sanchez (Phillies' No. 7), Lakewood vs. Hagerstown (Class A)
Jon Duplantier (D-backs' No. 8), Kane County vs. Beloit (Class A)
Luis Escobar (Pirates' No. 14), West Virginia at Hickory (Class A)
Patrick Murphy (Blue Jays' No. 17), Lansing at Dayton (Class A)
Jordan Hicks (Cardinals' No. 18), Peoria vs. Cedar Rapids (Class A)
Brandon Miller (Mariners' No. 20) vs. Trey Supak (Brewers' No. 29), Clinton vs. Wisconsin (Class A)

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