Apr 21, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; A general view of Fenway Park prior to the game between the Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports
The Red Sox farm system honors selected players in certain categories each month. For July the list contains some names that need some research and a few that may be on the fast track to quick advancement within the system.
The Red Sox have a high ranked system, but that is not necessarily reflected in team results as several farm clubs – like their MLB counterpart, are firmly buried in the basement. In the minors that means little since the key is development and several gems may be on the roster of a last place team.