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Prospect Primer for Trade Partners – Hitters

Prospect Primer for Trade Partners – Hitters

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This is the second article of three that will help acclimate any fans of other teams that are searching for information about potential Pirate prospects in upcoming trades.  It can also help with existing Pirate fans that may not be familiar with the minor leagues to see what we may be losing in any potential upcoming trades.

The first article, highlighting Starting Pitchers, can be found here.

The players will be listed not in prospect order, but rather by classification from AAA down to Low A.  It is not assumed, for purposes of this article, that any short-season players will be included in potential trades.  The age listed is the player’s 2011 season age, using July 1st as the cutoff date.

Without further ado, let’s take a look at some potential hitters available in trades.  The numbers shown are their batting average/on-base percentage/slugging percentage with the OPS in parentheses.

AAA

Alex Presley (25) ...

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