Red Sox

Red Sox

With a number of top-round Red Sox draft picks beginning to ink deals, including first-round pick Triston Casas of American Heritage High (Fla.), a friendly reminder that Boston's farm could use some serious infusion of life.

The top-ranked prospects in the Red Sox' minor league system are. . . how do we say this politely? Underperforming . . .

(Stats as of late last week.)