Found August 24, 2012 on Mets360.com:
Why the hype? Wilfredo Tovar, SS: Tovar is the type of prospect that divides minor league followers. Some think he will be a great defensive shortstop who will hit enough to play every day while some think he will be a great defensive shortstop and that is it. At least most everyone will agree his defense could be gold glove caliber one day which is why he is regarded as a legit prospect. Most people fool themselves into believing that one day Tovar’s hitting will catch up to his defense, but this is a mistake. It’s very easy to see someone hit decently in the minors and believe that it will play up in the majors, especially when that player has such good defense that one wants to see him be able to start every day. Many Mets fans were fooled by Matt Den Dekker this year in Double-A Binghamton because his defense could win a gold glove this year and he was tearing it up with the bat. However if one has been following the minors this year, they saw how quickly his bat came down t...
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