Yoda wrote:acsguitar wrote:Just a thought:
Could it be he hit so well because pitchers didn't realize he was that good of a hitter? Once he starts playing 1B I'd think he'd see harder to hit pitches.
No he can absolutely rake. Check out his numbers:
http://www.thebaseballcube.com/players/ ... ings.shtml
For the lazy people:
.318/.394/.549 (.943 OPS) with 15 HR in 255 ABs as a 21 yo College kid
.355/.470/.717 (1.189 OPS) with 18 HR in 217 AB as a 22 yo collegian