Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 4/15/13
Full Name: Kevin Jeffrey Plawecki Born: 02/26/1991 Birthplace: Carmel, IN College: Purdue Height: 6′ 2″ Weight: 205 Bats: R Throws: R   The weekly MVP could have been Josh Satin (who is tearing the PCL a new one), it could have been Rafael Montero (Who looks like he might be up ahead of Wheeler at this rate), it could have been Luis Mateo whose first start in Port St. Lucie was something to remember, but it wasn’t.  For this week… it HAD to be Kevin Plawecki. Since posting last week’s update Plawecki has discovered a love for hitting doubles.  How much does he love it?  Well… seven days and seven doubles should prove he likes them a little bit.  If you REALLY want to be impressed, you should note that he hit all seven in a 4 game span.  His OPS for the year resides around 1.121 and his future looks bright despite the presence of d’Arnaud, blocking his eventual ascent. We talked in my “Bottom Up” series about the projection for Plawecki.  To me, he looks like a future MLB catcher w
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