Originally Posted by Brutus
There are varying levels of 'above average' though. Valuable, yes. How valuable... that's the part that's debatable. Some see him as a utility player based on scouting reports, so there is some generosity in even calling him above average.
Sure. And some see him as a second division starter, which pans out as above-average in most cases. He is a prospect for a reason. We aren't entirely sure what he is yet. But if he is going to be a league average bat, he is going to be a 3.5-4 win player.