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Tue, 02 Jul 2013 10:10:04 -0700
Chicago White Sox OF Michael Zapata is 6-foot-3, 199 pounds and has plus power, a strong arm and impressive bat speed. As previously reported, he's the No. 2 overall prospect on MLB.com's international prospect list. He's a right-handed hitter who profiles as a center fielder but can also play the corner spots. He has an uppercut swing and a reputation for putting on power displays in batting practice. He's susceptible to breaking pitches, but he's been called "player development's dream."
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 06:54:40 -0700
The Chicago White Sox signed Dominican 16-year-old OF Michael Zapata to a $1.6 million deal. He is ranked No. 2 on MLB.com's Top 30 international prospects list.