Matt Eddy

Indians, Padres Boast Breakout Shortstop Prospects

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In this Prospect Bulletin, we look to the upper level of the minors to find shortstops who may factor in the big leagues this season or next. The search begins with the top offensive performers at Triple-A and Double-A, and in both cases we find a 2008 draft pick who has changed something fundamental about his game this season.

Minors | #2011#Prospect Bulletin

Padres Add Infield Depth In Minor Trade

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Alberto Gonzalez hit just .266/.302/.350 in his two and a half seasons as a utiliy infielder for the Nationals, earning his keep with plus defensive contributions. Those days are over with Gonzalez's trade to the Padres for 24-year-old minor league righthander Erik Davis.

Majors | #2011#Trade Central