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We recommended several sleeper/breakouts that panned out in various capacities in 2020 including Luis Arraez, Bo Bichette, Mauricio Dubon, Trent Grisham, Vladimir Guerrero, Lourdes Gurriel, Ian Happ, Eloy Jimenez, Kyle Lewis, Brandon Lowe, Sean Murphy, Victor Reyes, Luis Robert, Dominic Smith and Kyle Tucker.
Others like Dylan Carlson, Garrett Hampson, Adam Haseley and Ryan McMahon plus prospects Nick Madrigal, Dustin May, Ryan Mountcastle, Brady Singer and Nick Solak showed promise.
And many pitchers like Dylan Bundy, Corbin Burnes, Nathan Eovaldi, Zac Gallen, Tyler Glasnow, Mitch Keller, Dinelson Lamet, Pablo Lopez, Jesus Luzardo and Julio Urias.
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