Today we wrap up the early 2018 minor league roster previews with a look at the anticipated West Virginia Power roster. This is a group that feels like a classic West Virginia team under Neal Huntington. You've got a lot of young players who have shown potential, and some smaller breakouts, with the chance to continue their development in 2018 and go for a big breakout.
In a lot of ways, this group reminds me of the 2012 group, which was one of the strongest lower level teams in the system under Huntington. That group saw breakout seasons from Gregory Polanco, Alen Hanson, Jose Osuna, and Willy Garcia. They also had Josh Bell, Elias Diaz, and Nick Kingham at the start of the year.
This group might be better, fueled with a lot of talented prep picks from the 2017 draft class, some tal...
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