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Wilmer Flores is off to a good start

SAVANNAH, GA - Expectations will follow the young shortstop no matter what he does this season, but in his short career, Wilmer Flores has shown that he expects just as much out of himself. Now the youngest player in the South Atlantic League seeks improvement through continued hard work.

At just 17 years old, Wilmer Flores, the number two prospect in the organization, is producing well for the Savannah Sand Gnats and putting up good numbers at the plate in only his second year in the system. The 6'3, 175 pound shortstop is following up his impressive season with Kingsport and Brooklyn in 2008 by hitting .340 through 12 games with the Sand Gnats, the third best average on the... Recommended Stories