Midseason check-in on Twins' top 10 prospects show underwhelming results

Miguel Sano, Joe Benson, Eddie Rosario, Kyle Gibson and Aaron Hicks are included in Aaron Gleeman's top ten Twins' prospects. Typically, the top 10 of any system should be having a lot of success, but that's not the case with the Twins' minor league system.
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Miguel Sano, Joe Benson, Eddie Rosario, Kyle Gibson and Aaron Hicks are included in Aaron Gleeman's top ten Twins' prospects. Typically, the top 10 of any system should be having a lot of success, but that's not the case with the Twins' minor league system.

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