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Postby trevisc » Fri Dec 19, 2003 3:32 pm

I saw on baseballprimer.com where he is projected to hit 30 dingers this year!

is he some kind of minor league super star?
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Postby Area51's » Fri Dec 19, 2003 3:47 pm

They lie! He's a nice OF prospect for minnesota (since they have pretty much ALL OF AAA prospects, it seems like.)

My take on him is that he's talented, but doesn't do anything SUPER well, either power, average, patience. Hit 22 HR for an 800+ OPS in AA two years ago.

He's 25 right now....so, I could see him hitting 20 HR in the majors one year, but don't think he'd ever hit 30.

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Postby GotowarMissAgnes » Fri Dec 19, 2003 5:08 pm

Actually he twice posted near .900 OPS in AA (at age 22) and in AAA (Edmonton, PCL, FWIW) at age 23, hitting 29 dingers. Last year, he regressed a bit, but still he's posted a lifetime 870 OPS in the minors and in his first 66 ABs in the majors has posted an OPS of 836. I'd probably rate him higher than Area 51, but lower than Primer. Of course, the problem with any of the Twins, is you don't know who is going to get the playing time.
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Postby Madison » Fri Dec 19, 2003 5:32 pm

Someone to keep an eye on though. ;-)
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Postby mcqfesijiba » Fri Dec 19, 2003 8:14 pm

I hear of him as being projected to be a potential 30 hr type of guy, but also low batting average type because of a big strikeout problem.
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