With our subscribers wanting even more information, we called upon Carlos Rios one last time. In this bonus section of our multi-part Q&A series, we find out what happened to Gerardo Rodriguez, if Francisco Castillo has regained his old form, how Andres Santos is recovering and if he'll be ready for Spring Training, which latest pitcher underwent Tommy John surgery, and much more.
October 4, 2007
Playing as a 19-year old this season, Gerardo Rodriguez has proven to be one of the better all-around hitters in his short career thus far, hitting for both power and average in the Dominican Summer League and Gulf Coast League the past two years. There was one big question that continued to face Rodriguez however. Where does he fit defensively?
May 24, 2007
The Yankees have collected an impressive group of potential power hitters in the farm system, but the problem is the majority of them haven't gotten out of A-ball yet. PinstripesPlus.com analyzes the top power prospects in the Yankees' system, ranking potentially the top ten power hitters.
March 1, 2007
Over the next couple of weeks we'll be dissecting the top ten prospects in many different tools' categories in a series of articles called "Tool Time". Before we do, here is a look at the top pitching, offensive and defensive tools as we crown players with titles such as "Best Curveball", "Best Outfield Arm", "Best Power", and many more.
February 19, 2007
The Yankees signed Gerardo Rodriguez as a first baseman back in 2004 and immediately began to try him at catcher. He played there for two seasons but his bat has quickly become so special that the Yankees decided to move him back to first base this offseason and he is now one of the best projected power hitters in the organization. Here's a scouting report on 'Gerry' Rodriguez.
December 22, 2006