Omir Santos- #9
6'0", 200 pounds
28 years old (29 in April)
3rd major league season
The Good: Hit .260 and slugged .391 last year in 306 at bats. Also hit 7 HR's. Provides adequate defense.
The bad: Omir is a career .258/.304/.348 in the minor leagues. He only hit .218 vs lefties last year.
Role for 2010: 3rd catcher/AAA Catcher/Trade bait (not likely to get anything substantial in return)
Projection if he did capture the back up gig: 50 games, 5 HRs, 30 RBIs, .250/.295/.345.
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