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Tovar Rounding Into Form

ST. LUCIE, FL - An electric shortstop for the high-A St. Lucie Mets, Wilfredo Tovar brings a lot to the table. Tovar is highly touted as the best defensive infielder in the system and his offensive approach greatly complements his defensive game. Persistent progression at shortstop and at the plate should earn him a well deserved call up in the near future.

Rated as the best defensive infielder by the New York Mets organization over the past two years, you may wonder what kind of talent and ability Wilfredo Tovar offers. Tovar has the ability to reach balls that many shortstops don't normally get to. His agility allows him to keep the ball in the infield, therefore preventing runs from being scored on balls that usually reach the outfield...

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