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Cubs Final Report

Best Player: C Victor Caratini

Caratini would be a much bigger name if he didn't play for a perennial contender that already incorporated so many high-profile prospects—or traded them away in blockbuster deals—and developed Willson Contreras into a frontline catcher.

Whether or not his future is in Chicago, Caratini this year batted .342/.393/.558 with 10 home runs and 27 doubles in 83 games at Triple-A Iowa. He is a switch-hitting catcher who recently turned 24 and didn't look out of place while making his big league debut during three different callups to Chicago.

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