Found January 30, 2013 on Baseball Professor:
Mike Moustakas has a fantastic minor league resume, one that has always excited me from a fantasy perspective. It’s not often you find a young player who combines Moustakas’ home run power with his sub-20% strikeout rate. It’s not been the smoothest transition to the big leagues, though. Hitting 20 homers in your age-23 season is nothing to scoff at, but Moustakas did that with a .242 average and the worst strikeout rate he’s ever posted in his professional career (20.2%). Combine that with his low 16.4% line drive rate and ridiculously high 17.6% infield fly rate, and you begin to see a talented player who just had a difficult time consistently making good contact. We still expect a lot from one of the Royals’ best young offensive weapons, and I still believe his minor league profile speaks volumes about the kind of player he can develop into, but it’s going to take some serious strides in year three for Moustakas to become a reliable starting third baseman in standard fantasy leag...
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