The MLB season is just around the corner, and there are a few rookies that Montrealers
should keep an eye on. They're looking to make a name for themselves in the league. Read
on for more information about these promising young players.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is the son of a Hall of Fame baseball player and has been creating
hype within the MLB for years. With the Toronto Blue Jays set to recall him this season,
onlookers can expect Guerrero Jr. to make an immediate and stellar impact on the field as
soon as he appears in his first game. Already a severe threat to pitching lineups with his
father's legendary batting ability, many fans have high expectations that he will remain
true to ancestral excellence and become a core element of Toronto's offense.
Fernando Tatis Jr.
Already familiar to fans of the game, Fernando Tatis Jr. is sure to be a name on everyones lips this MLB season. At just 20 years old, this highly touted prospect already had a
successful stint in the minors and is set to make his debut with the San Diego Padres. This
shortstop is known for having great power and speed—two traits that should help
revitalize the Padres lineup and should keep them competitive for a long time ahead.
It will certainly be interesting to see what Tatis Jr. does on the field this season!
Eloy Jimenez was one of the most exciting Major League call-ups to watch last season.
During his brief stint at the American League with the Chicago White Sox, Jimenez showed
his huge potential by slashing impressive figures of .267/.315/.513 and hitting 10 home
runs in just 54 games. This has made him a major focus of attention on their team this
season, and fans can count on him to maintain these excellent numbers as he gets even
more experienced. It's no surprise that the Chicago White Sox is expected to make big
plays this year in the MLB.
Nick Senzel is ready to make waves in the MLB games this coming season. Ranked
as the Cincinnati Reds'; top prospect, Senzel boasts an impressive resume and has a
knack for becoming a great hitter at the major league level. With his strong skill set
and potential abilities, this Canadian native looks forward to further demonstrating
his talent and showing fans what he’s capable of.
Chris Paddack is set to make his much-anticipated major league debut this season, and
expectations are high. After an impressive performance in the minors last year, he is
generating a lot of excitement amongst the Padres and baseball enthusiasts alike. In nine
starts between Double-A and Triple-A ball, Paddack posted a 0.95 ERA before being shut
down due to injury concerns. However, those worries are behind him now - the right-
hander has no lingering issues and appears primed to be a key figure in San Diego'ss
starting rotation this season. With his arrival on the major league stage, Chris Paddack has
all the potential to be one of the most exciting rookies to keep an eye on this coming MLB
All of the above-mentioned rookies have the potential to make an impact on their
respective teams and have bright futures ahead of them. Keep an eye on these players as
they continue to develop and grow into superstars in the league.