The Next Great Superstar???

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    The Next Great Superstar???

    Baseball has it's next great superstar and his name is Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

    Yep, he's the son of that Vladimir Guerrero.

    Only 19, Vlad Jr. is seemingly already ready for the brightest stage. Guerrero is at AA in the Toronto Blue Jays organization right now. He's, as of 5 minutes ago, hitting .418 with 7 HRs, 15 2Bs, and 40 RBI. He's got an OBP of .461.

    The kid has an 80 (which is the highest possible rating) hit tool according to scouts.

    I imagine the Blue Jays will be very careful with him, but there's no doubt in my mind he'd produce right now at the ML level.

    Very excited to watch this kid play in the very near future.
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    I like Acuna Jr. better but im biased.

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    Quote Originally Posted by halfback20 View Post
    I like Acuna Jr. better but im biased.
    He ain't half bad either...

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    Quote Originally Posted by UKMustangFan View Post
    He ain't half bad either...
    I think the Braves are going to be good for a while. A lot of their young players are playing well. Acuna, Albies, Newcomb, Gohara, Soroka...

    Not to mention guys like Riley and Pache in the minors.

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    Having said that, Vlad Jr. is a stud.

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    I can't imagine he's in the minors much longer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HammerTime View Post
    I can't imagine he's in the minors much longer.
    He'll probably be called up the day the Blue Jays decide to trade Donaldson. They'll definitely move him by the trade deadline.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UKMustangFan View Post
    Baseball has it's next great superstar and his name is Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

    Yep, he's the son of that Vladimir Guerrero.

    Only 19, Vlad Jr. is seemingly already ready for the brightest stage. Guerrero is at AA in the Toronto Blue Jays organization right now. He's, as of 5 minutes ago, hitting .418 with 7 HRs, 15 2Bs, and 40 RBI. He's got an OBP of .461.

    The kid has an 80 (which is the highest possible rating) hit tool according to scouts.

    I imagine the Blue Jays will be very careful with him, but there's no doubt in my mind he'd produce right now at the ML level.

    Very excited to watch this kid play in the very near future.
    He will be fast tracked due to his genetics as well.

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    Did any of y'all see him hitting opposite field homers off of a tee?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AverageJoesGym View Post
    Did any of y'all see him hitting opposite field homers off of a tee?
    Yeah that’s super human.

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    He's currently hitting .430 with 10 homers in 45 games in AA.

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    Vlad Jr hits absolute missiles. He is the real deal. I also like the Acuna kid too.

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    Guerrero will be on the disabled list for 4 weeks with a knee injury. He was hitting .407 at the time of the injury.

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