Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
I chose Alonso. I also considered Frazier, Leake, and Yorman but I went with Alonso. The broken bone in his hand held him back some but he still had a solid season (.829 OPS in AA, including a 1.021 OPS in his final 50+ plate appearances). I still see him as a future .300/.400/.550 type of player. I expect him to begin 2010 in Louisville and push for a callup sometime during the summer. The only question is will the Reds trade Alonso or move Votto to left field?
I think there's a chance Alonso could start in AA...but maybe not.