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Prospect Predictions for 2009 – Part II

Observers are looking for Ike Davis to bounce back

Before Spring Training coverage begins, InsidePitchMagazine.com offers this last look at preseason predictions. In Part Two, we offer a look at the superlatives including who will be the first to debut at the big league level, who will come back from injury, who will have the big bounce-back season, and more.

The Superlatives First Player to be Called Up to the Major Leagues: Fernando Martinez – We hit this prediction on the nose in 2008 when Carlos Muniz was called up just two weeks into the season. Going with another pitcher is a reliable pick, but given the new found depth both in the rotation and in the bullpen we're going with Fernando. Despite an elbow injury that had people holding their...

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