Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 9/3/12
It was noted in last month’s player feature that Catcher and DH Tommy Medica has had a breakout season.                               This month we want to highlight the return to prominence of infielder Chris Bisson. Drafted as a 2B, Bisson has played SS for the most part this season. Over the past three professional years            he has been deployed at 2B, SS and 3B but playing SS this year allows Corey Spangenberg the most opportunity to develop at 2B.  At 5- 11 and 185 lbs. Bisson is a lefty hitting, righty throwing infielder who is most respected for his defense and speed than for his bat. But his .319/ .358 /.451 August line shows that he is beginning to pick it up with the wood as well. Those numbers include 7 2B, 1 3B and 2 HR for 15 RBI and 9/12 SB. If he were able to stick and develop at SS this would give the Padres more depth at a position of need within the organization. Speaking of Tommy Medica, his August line was a bit of a drop at .299/ .393/ .639 and he continues
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