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Oakland A's Top-50 Prospects: 5-1

Addison Russell is on a fast-track to stardom.

It's that time of the year when we take stock of the Oakland A's organization and analyze the top prospects. For the next few weeks, we will profile our top-50 prospect list in groups of five. Today, we conclude the series with a review of the top-five prospects.

5. Billy McKinney McKinney overcame a slow start to post a fine pro debut season. If it wasn't already clear in 2012 that the Oakland A's were no longer an organization that looked to draft college players more than high school players, that point was reiterated in 2013 when the A's took a high school player with their top pick for a second consecutive season. In 2013, McKinney was the player...

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