I should start by acknowledging that I’m taking some liberties by saying “week one” since I’m actually looking back over the first 11 games of the season. This review highlights the Curve players who have grabbed my attention at this very early stage of the season.

Before diving in, it is PIVOTAL to remember that we are dealing with some super-small sample sizes at this point, and I am in no way suggesting that what we’ve seen so far is what we’ll see all season long. Now that that’s out of the way . . .

The Impressive

Adalberto Santos, 3B: .417/.533/.625 in 30 plate appearances.

These early season numbers put Santos near the top of the Eastern League in all three of the slash line categories, and quite honestly none of us should be surprised. He hit .340 in Altoona in 2012 wit...

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