Presley has a .370 average after his first week and a half in 2011.

This will be a weekly feature that takes a look at which prospects in the Pirates’ system are trending up and which are trending down.  The idea isn’t exactly to do a “who’s hot, who’s not” feature, because the focus will be on prospects, not minor league veterans, and on whose status is being affected the most, which won’t necessarily be the ones whose performance was the best (or worst).

This first installment features fast starts to the season by several of the Pirates' key pitching prospects and by a couple class A firstbasemen.  On the down side we find some struggling infielders.

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Alex Presley, OF (AAA): Presley was red hot in the first seven games, then cooled a bit, but is still hitt...

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