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Mets Scouting Report: 2B Anderson Hernandez

Hernandez still has some nice upside

The Mets acquired Anderson Hernandez in the Vance Wilson trade with the Detroit Tigers. A defensive wizard at both middle infield positions, he had a hard time repeating his 2005 offensive success last season but is still on the prospect radar. Here's a scouting report on Anderson Hernandez.

Vital Statistics: Name: Anderson Hernandez Position: Shortstop/Second Base DOB: October 30, 1982 Height: 5'9" Weight: 160 Bats: Both Throws: Right It may have been fitting that the highlight of Anderson Hernandez's 2006 season was perhaps the best defensive play turned in by a Met – at least, until Endy Chavez defied gravity to bring back Scott Rolen's home run in NLCS Game 7. Anointed as... Recommended Stories