Not only did he finish just two home runs shy of a 20-20 season, but the Baylor University product…
Scouting Yanks Prospect #45: Seth Fortenberry
Vital Statistics: Name: Seth Fortenberry Position: Outfielder DOB: September 1, 1983 Height: 6'2" Weight: 185 Bats: Left Throws: Left "I was extremely happy," Fortenberry said of his 2007 season. "I had a few goals, some I accomplished and some I didn't. I was hoping to hit around 10-15 home runs and I surpassed that. But I was also hoping to stay around the .300 range and I came up a little bit short of that. "It was my first full season though and it became a bit of grind towards the end. It was something I learned and hopefully it will help me out next year, just kind of prepare more and have more endurance. It was a little bit of a learning experience that first year." A .288 hitter before the South Atlantic League All-Star break, he tired down the stretch and hit a meager .220 in the second-half of the season, proving to him that getting stronger meant more than just hitting for power. "When I was down in Instructs I actually met with a nutritionist and they're...
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