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Scouting Report: Zoilo Almonte

Zoilo Almonte should be high-average hitter

One of the key International signings in 2005, Zoilo Almonte was originally ticketed to debut in the United States in 2006 before landing in the Dominican Summer League. While the batting average was surprisingly low, just about everybody believes he will be one of the top switch-hitting prospects in the organization.

Vital Statistics: Name: Zoilo Almonte Position: Outfield DOB: June 10, 1989 Height: 6'0" Weight: 180 Bats: Both Throws: Right "Zoilo Almonte should be a batting title winner sometime in his career, that's what I see from him," Dominican Hitting Coordinator Freddy Tiburcio told us this offseason. "He's the type of player that can walk, hit a double, a single, and a home run. He's...

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