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Fantasy baseball rookie report: Josh Jung leads the list of 'next prospects up'

Josh Jung is hoping to be able to catch a few at-bats for the Texas Rangers this month. AP

Welcome to September! Now that Arizona Diamondbacks OF Corbin Carroll and Baltimore Orioles IF Gunnar Henderson have graduated from the minor leagues to the majors -- a good move by both of those teams -- the collective interest of many a fantasy baseball manager has been piqued. It's certainly time to focus on other prospects who have yet to debut. As the 2022 season enters its final weeks, here are 10 other prospects that are still waiting patiently to debut in the majors, but surely will in 2023 if they don't get the call in the next few weeks. I certainly look forward to seeing them perform!

Josh Jung, 3B, Texas Rangers: As my colleague Tristan H. Cockcroft notes, Jung may debut this month, since the Rangers lack a viable option at third base and Jung, even in limited minor-league plate appearances this season, has proven himself ready for better pitching. For now, though, we anxiously await his arrival! I can see a scenario in which I am so excited about Jung, who projects to hit for both power and batting average, that I end up ranking him in the top 100 for roto drafts.