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Minor League Monitor: Domonic Brown Rehabs, Josh Reddick Powering Up, International League Review

CLEVELAND - APRIL 30:  Alex White #32 of the Cleveland Indians pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the game on April 30, 2011 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND - APRIL 30: Alex White #32 of the Cleveland Indians pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the game on April 30, 2011 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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Jesus MonteroYankees  C  DOB: 11/28/89

The Yankees hitting machine is batting .373 but the power and patience are missing.  He has only one home run and two walks in 85 plate appearances. He has a .660 OPS his last 10 games and will need to find that power soon.

Julio Teheran - Braves  SP  DOB: 01/27/91

The 20 year old Colombian pitching star is tearing through International League hitters. He has pitched 30 innings in 5 games with 25 Ks and 8 walks. Teheran could see time in the Majors this year, but 2012 remains his ETA.

Scott Sizemore - Tigers  2B  DOB: 01/04/85

The Tigers new second baseman is being given a second shot at the job after failing to hold it last season. He earned the honor by leading the league with a .408 AVG through 23 games. He rounds out the high average with 7 2B, 1 3B, 2 HR, 12 BB, 3 SB.

Hector Noesi  - Yankees  SP  DOB: 01/26/87

Noesi has uncharacteristically struggled with control in 2011. He has 8 walks in 13.1 innings. Despite the high walk rate and opposing hitters batting .329 against him, Noesi has a 3.29 ERA. Noesi

Josh Reddick - Red Sox  CF/RF     DOB: 02/19/87

Reddick is hitting with a ton of power to start the year. He has 8 home runs and 6 doubles. His AVG is at .260 and he will need to fix that as the power is unlikely to continue at this rate. If Reddick can maintain some of this power and increase his AVG he could storm up the prospect charts.

Devin Mesoraco - Reds  C  DOB: 06/19/88

The Reds organization is very deep at catcher and Mesoraco may be the best of them all. His triple slash is .307/.404/.520 after 23 games.

Jason Kipnis - Indians  2B  DOB: 04/03/87

The second baseman of the future in Cleveland has been amping up his offensive output lately. He is hitting .355 over his past 8 games with 6 extra base hits in that time.

Lonnie Chisenhall - Indians  3B  DOB: 10/04/88

Cleveland's third baseman of the future is equally hot, hitting .357 over his past 10 games. He has only 3 extra base hits in that time and his ISO is at .154 on the year.

Kyle Gibson - Twins  SP  DOB: 10/23/87

The tall righty could see time in Minnesota this year as he is far and away the team's best prospect for the rotation. He is 1-1 after 5 starts with a 3.46 ERA in 26 innings. He holds a 27/4 K/BB ratio and opposing batters are hitting only .220 against him.

Alex Cobb - Rays  SP  DOB: 10/07/87

Cobb earned a call-up for a spot start after starting the year 3-0 with a 2.05 ERA. He has 29 strikeouts and 6 walks in 22 innings. In his spot start with the Rays he gave up 4 walks and 4 runs in 4.1 innings. Cobb could be given another chance should the Rays need a starter again.

Mike Minor - Braves  SP  DOB: 12/26/87

Minor has been pitching extremely well this year. He has a 1.75 ERA and 29 strikeouts in 25.2 innings. He has pitched at least 6 innings in all 4 of his minor league starts this year. Brandon Beachy isn't giving up his spot in the rotation any time soon so Minor will likely have to wait for an injury to be given another chance.

Alex White - Indians  SP  DOB: 08/29/88

White earned himself a promotion by posting a 1.90 ERA through his first 4 starts. He surprised many by striking out 28 in 23.2 innings. He pitched well in his debut and could be in Cleveland to stay. If White is going to remain in the majors he could end up the team's best fantasy pitching option.

Domonic Brown - Phillies  RF  DOB: 09/03/87

After a successful 5 game stint at High-A, Brown in playing in AAA now. He hit .358 with a pair of home runs and a double during his stint in the Florida State League. He is currently 2-9 with a double and 2 strikeouts in the International League. The Phillies gotta be desperate to have Raul Ibanez out of their lineup and will likely promote Brown once he shows them he is ready. .