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Mid-Season Review: A's Prospects 1-10

Barton has had a disappointing season.

During the off-season, we named our top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Now that we have passed the midway point of the season, we thought it would be a good time to check the progress of those players. In the last in our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 10-1 from our off-season list.

Stats good through Thursday, August 14, 2008 10. Chris Carter For most of this season, Carter has quietly been the A's top offensive performer in the minor leagues. With the exception of a horrific May during which he posted a 630 OPS, Carter has posted at least a 914 OPS in every month this season. In June, he had a 1166 OPS and he is OPSing 1323 through the first 12 games of August. Carter...

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