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Scouting Yankees Prospect #43: Zoilo Almonte

Almonte needs to be more consistent

The New York Yankees signed outfielder Zoilo Almonte out of the Dominican Republic as one of their top International free agents back in 2005. Always considered a high-ceiling prospect, he didn't really break out until a year ago and he showed that promise in spurts once again in 2010.

Vital Statistics: Name: Zoilo Almonte Position: Outfield DOB: June 10, 1989 Height: 6'0" Weight: 190 Bats: Both Throws: Right He hit a combined .269 with a career-high 13 home runs over two A-ball levels this past season and tied his career high with 15 stolen bases. While they are solid numbers overall, the fact is he ran hot and cold again. "I've seen him in Spring Training the last... Recommended Stories

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