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Top Five Instructs Winners

Graham Stoneburner opened some eyes at Instructs

In what has evolved into a less publicized rite of passage on the farm, each year certain prospects make a charge up the rankings with a good showing at Instructs. Some, like D.J. Mitchell did a year ago, make incredibly quick adjustments and propel their game to another level or others get their first taste of professional baseball. Here are the top five winners from Instructs this year.

Note: These rankings are about how much a player has improved his prospect standing in the organization based on the strength on their Instructional League showing and not about what they've done in 2009 as a whole. 1. Graham Stoneburner, RHP: Like his former Clemson University teammate did a year ago, Stoneburner had a D.J. Mitchell-like showing at Instructs this year. Sitting 93-96 MPH... Recommended Stories

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