2013 5th round pick Trae Arbet
The GCL Pirates played the GCL Phillies this afternoon at Pirate City. The Phillies scored six runs in the fourth inning, which was enough to lead them to a 6-3 win. For the first week of the GCL season I've been focused more on getting pictures of all of the players down here, so that I'll have those for the rest of the season. However, I did take some notes today. I also got to see Trae Arbet in the field for the first time.
Arbet was a fifth round pick this year, and was given a slightly over-slot deal to sign. The prep shortstop was said to have some great defensive skills, and the potential to stick at the shortstop position. I definitely agree with that assessment. I saw Arbet make a few plays today that were a bit more than routine. Two of those ...
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