One final batch of book excerpts, then we'll take a look at the recent history of catching prospects. Remember, in the book all of these players will have statistics from the last two seasons with the comment.
Jason Taylor, 1B-3B,
Bats: R Throws: R HT: 6-0 WT: 210 DOB: January 14, 1988
A third round pick out of high school in
Michael Taylor, OF,
Bats: R Throws: R HT: 6-6 WT: 250 DOB: December 19, 1985
A fifth round pick out of Stanford in ’07,
Junichi Tazawa, RHP,
Bats: R Throws:R HT: 5-11 WT: 180 DOB: June 6, 1986
The Red Sox signed Tazawa out of
Grade B until we see some actual data.
Taylor Teagarden, C,
Bats: R Throws: R HT: 6-1 WT: 200 DOB: December 21, 1983
The trade of Gerald Laird opens up a spot for Taylor Teagarden in 2009, assuming he can stay healthy enough to take advantage of it. Durability has been an issue…he is fully recovered from Tommy John surgery now, but missed time with a wrist injury last year, which hampered his hitting at Frisco and Oklahoma. It was better by September and he thrived for