released their Top 50 Prospects
, with Phil Hughes as the only Yankee farmhand to make an appearance, checking in at number 30:
2005 stats: 9-1, 2.19 ERA, 86.1 IP, 54 H, 20 BB, 93 K
2005 Club: Charleston/Tampa
ETA in Majors: 2007
2005 Final Rank: NR
Hughes jumps onto the fast track this season with a leap up to Double-A. It's not out of the question he'll see the Bronx by September, then challenge for a rotation spot next spring.
You can watch the Top 50 Prospects video here
, skip ahead to the 26:40 mark to see Hughes' segment (cough, Matt Cain at 46:10, cough). If you've got an hour to kill, check out the whole video, it's worth it.Update
: At the end of the video, they list the guys that just missed the Top 50; Eric Duncan was at number 52.