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March 28, 2014

Minor League Update

Spring Training Games of March 27

by Jeff Moore


  • Stephen Piscotty, OF, Cardinals: 1-1, R, 2B. Everyone knows about Oscar Taveras, but Piscotty is the guy fly ng under the radar in the Cardinals system. Piscotty doesn’t have the big-time home run power that is usually desired from a corner-outfield spot, but he’s going to hit .300 with a bunch of doubles and 15-20 home runs, which makes for a pretty good player.

  • Zoilo Almonte, OF, Yankees: 3-3, 2B. Almonte is going to be the odd man out in a crowded Yankees outfield, despite hitting .410 this spring. He’ll be waiting in Triple-A in case the injury bug hits and should serve as a good depth option.

  • Jeurys Familia, RHP, Mets: 1 1/3 IP, 4 H, 2 R. A strong spring for Familia came to a bumpy end, but he’ll still be a part of the Mets bullpen. He still has some work to do on his command, but he showed this spring what his upside is when he’s right. He has a chance to be a closer some day, and with an unsettled bullpen, he could get some chances this year.

  • Billy Hamilton, OF, Reds: 3-4, R, 2 3B. Watching Hamilton this year is going to be fun. If he hits, it’s going to be really fun.

  • Yorman Rodriguez, OF, Reds: 2-5, 2B. Rodriguez feels like

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