In early June, we did a Dominican Summer League preview, outlining some of the key players joining and returning to the DSL this season for the Pittsburgh Pirates. The first month of the season is done, so it's time to look back on how the aforementioned players have performed, as well as add some new names to the list of players to watch. Starting with the hitters for the team known as the DSL Pirates1, the more talented of the two teams.
Pirates1: The Hitters
Ulises Montilla was a surprise returnee to the DSL this year after hitting .364 last season in the VSL, with a good eye and great contact. He has spent most of his time this season at third base and is hitting .325 with an .844 OPS. At twenty years old now, he will be old for a first-timer in the states, assuming he make...
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