Originally Posted by dougdirt
I think it is very wrong. Edwin had a lot more power than H-Rod will ever have.
Encarnacion in his 20 year old season: 11 HR, .433 SLG
Rodriguez in his 20 year old season: 14 HR, .463 SLG
Encarnacion in his 21 year old season: 13 HR, .443 SLG
Rodriguez in his 21 year old season: 13 HR, .469 SLG
Encarnacion career minor league OPS (through age 24 season): .800 OPS
Rodriguez career minor league OPS (through age 22 season): .800 OPS
I acknowledged that EdE may have slightly more power, but the facts show it's pretty hard to say "he had a lot more power as a prospect than H-Rod will ever have."
His problem has been a lack of effort in the past, or a lack of concentration.
That sounds like EdE to me.