Jesus Montero Next In Line For Yankees
Andrew Marchand, ESPN
Meanwhile, Montero might be a young Posada, a plus hitter at the catching position, making up for average defense. At Triple-A Montero finished the season well after a slow start, hitting .289 with 21 homers and 75 RBIs. Top Yankees officials felt that his defense progressed to the point where he can catch in the majors.
Catch in the majors? Are they fluffing him up to finally deal him this offseason?