Originally written on Indians Baseball Insider  |  Last updated 11/15/14
At the Advanced-A level, many players realize the odds are agains them that they will ever make it to the major leagues, and even fewer will become superstars and among the most elite players at that level. The Carolina Mudcats are lucky enough to have a few players this season that have the potential to reach that level, one of which is star center fielder Tyler Naquin.  The 15th overall pick in the 2012 draft turned into a 2013 Carolina League All-Star this season, and this is just the beginning. Mudcats manager David Wallace sees the potential Naquin has at becoming a big league star, and is very high on Naquin as a player for everything he brings to the team. “Defensively, he is the most complete center fielder I have seen in the minor leagues," Wallace said.  "There’s nothing he can’t do out there.  It’s been fun to watch him run down those balls.  Offensively, he’s made the necessary adjustments, which is a big thing for minor leaguers.” The accolades have already be...
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