ESPN's Keith Law released his Top 100 prospects of 2010 feature (Insider only). Of interest to us, Carlos Santana is Law's 3rd-ranked prospect in
In 2008, Law wrote of Santana, " ," as Santana was not among his top-100, though Dodgers Kershaw, LaRoche, Hu, McDonald, and Withrow were. In the spring following the Blake-Santana trade, though, Law wrote about the "existential crisis [he] underwent when first hearing the Dodgers had traded this great catching prospect for an old, not very good impending free agent. It can't possibly be real." Santana had a great spring, evidently. Withrow made the list again this year, checking in at #83.