Opening Day Age: 23 | ETA in Majors: 2008
2006 Club(s): Chattanooga (AA)
Last year’s Southern League MVP went 20-20 in Chattanooga in 2006, erasing a frustrating 2005 campaign for the Canadian. With a little more work on his defense, his bat will be at Great American Ballpark in the near future.
Opening Day Age: 20 | ETA in Majors: 2009 | 2006 Top 50 Rank: 8
2006 Club(s): Dayton (A)
Joining McCutchen from the high school outfielder class of 2005, Bruce had 63 extra-base hits in his first full season. Many of the 42 doubles will start turning into homers for the outfielder with the most power potential from that ’05 group.
2006 W-L SV ERA IP H BB K AVG.
MiLB 10-6 0 2.47 138.2 99 50 156 .198
Opening Day Age: 20 | ETA in Majors: 2007 | 2006 Top 50 Rank: 3
2006 Club(s): Sarasota (A+), Chattanooga (AA)
The Bailey-Hughes debate might wage on for years in the big leagues. Bailey’s got the better pure stuff and should be a true No. 1 in the very near future. Look for him in Cincy by midseason.