The Book on Miguel Sano
Prospect Info and Scouting Report
Miguel Sano / SS, MIN
San Pedro de Macoris, D.R.
4 | 11/7/2013
ScoutingBook Combine Ranking (12/13/2013): #3
MLB.com/MiLB.com Season Preview: #12
Scout.com/FOX Sports: #16
Minor League Ball (Sickels): #10
Baseball America 2013: #9
Baseball Prospectus: #21
Total professional at-bats: .
Total professional innings pitched: .
He's clearly no shortstop anymore, as Scouting Book readers knew to expect, but that doesn't stop Miguel Sano from stepping into the number one prospect room in Minnesota. The biggest Latin American signing of 2009, Sano was a coup of sorts for the small market Minnesota Twins. A coveted athlete pursued by all the usual big-market teams, it was Minnesota's relentless (one might say 'piranha-like') tenacity that finally landed the youngster. While his bat is enticing, the rest of his game is more typical of a still-teenager: sloppy and inconsistent. He'll need to become a better fielder and baserunner, at the very least, before he's treated with proper respect in the big
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News and Notes
6/12/2013 by KDaddy
It looks like the Twins are accelerating young Miguel Sano's development. The 20 year old superprospect is being moved up from A-level Ft. Myers to AA New Britain. If he follows the paths of Joe Mauer and/or Aaron Hicks, he could be playing at Target Field sometime in 2014.