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06-04-2011, 07:23 PM
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Long Beach, Ca
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Fair enough, but this kid is just incredibly impressive.
He's 19 (IIRC), he's doing really well in AA and he has all the tools to be one of the better CF's in the league.
He's posting better power numbers this season (.208 ISO and .514 SLG, both career highs), an OBP of .413, a really good BB% when compared to his K%.
Add in his speed (Which is a legit 80 in a prospect scale), and it's hard not to fall into the hype for him.
He's got a legitimate chance to be a 5 tool CFer in his prime. He could, when all is said and done, be one of the most valuable players in baseball.
I still don't understand that if he's so good, why did he go only 25th in the draft?
Oh, and Ducks and Angels fans aren't really the same. Like a lot of Angels fan don't like the Ducks, and a lot of Ducks fans don't like the Angels. The sports and mindsets of the fans' differ... there are some fans of both, but not a lot.
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