Originally written on Razzball  |  Last updated 11/9/14
Mike Olt | 3B, Rangers | Born: 8/27/1988 The Rangers are flush with high ceiling prospects. At every level you’ll find top-round draftees and highly touted Latin ballplayers, all of whom signed for big money. Perhaps the most glaring example of this impressive collection of youthful talent lies with Double-A Frisco, and more specifically, with the left side of the Roughriders’ infield. Frisco SS Jurickson Profar currently occupies the No. 1 spot in my Top 25 Fantasy Baseball Prospects for 2013 & Beyond, and deservedly dominates the Texas prospects chatter. Mike Olt, however – Profar’s neighbor as a third baseman for Frisco – is No. 19 on that list I just referenced, and he deserves his fair share of praise too. Patience and power are Olt’s undeniable tools. He brings a savvy approach to the plate, waiting for his pitch, and when he gets that pitch he can drive it anywhere. His 28 homers across three levels in 2011 are exemplary of plus-plus power potential, and he’s alre...
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