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Sunday, June 30, 2019

Passan—How Wander Franco became MLB’s next can’t-miss kid

The next big thing.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 30, 2019 at 07:35 AM | 2 comment(s)
  Beats: rays, wander franco

Monday, June 24, 2019

Youngest MLB, Minor League Players By League In 2019

The next big thing in prospects is now the youngest player in LoA.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 24, 2019 at 08:11 AM | 3 comment(s)
  Beats: prospects, wander franco

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

The wonder of Wander, who is on the Rays’ fast track

Will Franco be the next?

Since 2000, just 11 players have made their major league debuts before their 20th birthday, including former Rays outfielder B.J. Upton. Others on the list Felix Hernandez (Mariners), Bryce Harper (Nationals), Jurickson Profar (Rangers), Juan Soto (Nationals), Julio Urias (Dodgers), Dyland Bundy (Orioles), Wilson Betemit (Braves), Mike Trout (Angels), Justin Upton (Diamondbacks), Jose Reyes (Mets). Source: Baseball Reference. [Times files]

Jim Furtado Posted: March 06, 2019 at 06:01 AM | 6 comment(s)
  Beats: rays, wander franco

 

 

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