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2009 Position Primers:
Catcher No. 3-1

Posted on 30. Apr, 2009 by Tarun Joseph.

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3. Buster Posey SFG (A+)

Why he’s here:
As the first position player selected in the 2008 draft, Posey began to live up to his immense expectations by putting up some big numbers in his brief stay at the minors. Posey put up an OPS of 1.176 in rookie ball while hitting .385. Posey, arguably the [...]

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2009 Top 10 Position Primers: Catcher No. 6-4

Posted on 26. Apr, 2009 by Tarun Joseph.

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6. Tyler Flowers CHW (AA)

Why he’s here:
Flowers made a splash in the 2008 AFL season by leading the league in HR’s, Slugging % and OBP % and was consequently named to the AFL All Prospect Team as a DH. In 2008 Flowers showed great plate discipline by taking 98 walks over the course of [...]

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2009 Top 10 Position Primers:
Catcher No. 10-7

Posted on 21. Apr, 2009 by Tarun Joseph.

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10. Angel Salome MIL (AA)

Why he’s here:
In his first full year of Pro Ball Salome crushed minor league pitching, with an OPS of .973 to go along with 83 RBI. Salome’s calling card is his bat which projects to hit for both contact and power. In 2008 Salome was named a Baseball America AA Division [...]

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