Originally Posted by cinredsfan2000
Is Montero really a better prospect than alonso
Montero's been ready for what seems like 2-3 years at least .Is that more of the yankees coddling him maybe trying to hide is liabilities? He Does not project as a catcher in the bigs So what am i missing if you compare him to Yonder Alonso
He projects to more power. If he doesn't make it as a catcher then he can play 1B/DH, where Alonso is strictly 1B/DH, so there is a chance he can still be serviceable behind the plate like Posada!