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Montero On The Rise

Montero finished the year with a 0.94 WHIP

ST. LUCIE, FL - Upon his arrival to St. Lucie, Rafael Montero brought excitement along with an impressive arm. He has been shut down due to his innings count, but Montero's eye opening performances foreshadow a promising future.

There is no doubt that Rafael Montero has tremendous ability on the mound. He controls his fastball and slider very well, and he has significantly improved control of his changeup. His success also stems from good movement on his fastball and command of a tantalizing slider. St. Lucie catcher Blake Forsythe explained what it's like being behind the plate with the twenty-one year old Montero... Recommended Stories