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Sizing Up The Catcher Prospects

Gary Sanchez has upside on both sides of the ball

The Yankees have transformed what was a glaring organizational weakness a few years ago into a major strength these days. PinstripesPlus.com analyzes the Yankees' catcher prospects. Which catcher prospect has the highest upside? Which are the ones ready to make a Major League impact soon? Who needs to make their mark quickly?

Highest Ceiling J.R. Murphy: There is a buzz around Murphy's offensive potential, even already getting compared as a right-handed hitting version of Corban Joseph as a high-average hitter with gap tendencies. That would make him a plus offensive player at the position if those comparisons prove to ring true. He is new to the position, however, so there will be some growing pains behind the...

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