After recovering from his 2010 knee injury, where will Brock Holt start the 2011 season?
The Pittsburgh Pirates drafted Brock Holt in the ninth round of the 2009 draft, selecting the middle infielder out of Rice University. Holt played second base at Rice, due to Rick Hague playing shortstop, although he has spent most of his time with the Pirates working at short, especially during the 2009 season.
After signing in 2009, Holt went on to put up a .299/.361/.449 line in 285 plate-appearances in the New York-Penn League. He made a somewhat aggressive jump to high-A for his first full season, and started off strong with a .347/.407/.435 line in 218 plate appearances. However, he went down with a knee injury in June, forcing him to get season ending surgery.
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