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Sizing up the Padres Third Base Prospects

Logan Forsythe

The San Diego Padres have stacked the deck at third base with prospects. At least three players offer All-Star type potential, and anyone of them could be forced to move off the hot corner. The Padres have released several third basemen along the way, making every stop have just one to watch.

Highest ceiling: Edinson Rincon Coming into short-season ball, few expected the meteoric rise of Rincon. His patient approach and an already mature body at 19 proved he was more than capable offensively. He has the type of power craved at the elite position to go with a solid foundation and approach that requires little maintenance. The glaring question is his defense, although everyone believes...

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