Cunningham will be one of the top prospects in Bradenton this year.
We've covered the Altoona and Indianapolis infields so far. The lower levels are where things start getting tricky for the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Pirates have focused heavily on the draft the past few seasons. Because they are adding new players every year, they run in to a potential problem at the lower levels. If a player struggles, and isn't ready to make the jump to AA, it creates a position jam, either blocking a player at the lower levels, or putting two players on the same roster, trying to get playing time in one spot. In those situations, the Pirates have three options. They could move the struggling player to a bench/organizational role, they could hold the new player back, or they could try to find a n...
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