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Neil Wilson

Neil Wilson

Position(s): Catcher
Projected 2007 Team: Tulsa (AA)
Age on April 1st: 23    
Born: December 7, 1983 in Covington, Kentucky
Height: 6-1          | Weight: 190
Bats: R     | Throws: R
Drafted: 5th Round, 2002     | How Acquired: Draft
College: N/A     | High School: Vero Beach (FL)
Contract Notes: Currently Rule 5 eligible.
ETA: 2009

Scouting Report / Bio: Has a large, athletic frame. Wilson has a well-balanced approach and can drive ball into gaps or hit the occasional home run.  He is somewhat raw as a catcher, but has the tools to be a plus defender.  He battled a recurring staph infection under his left armpit during the 2006 season which may have hindered his offensive production.

Future Outlook: Backup catcher at higher levels.  Could be Chris Iannetta's backup in 2009.

Career Stats

2007 Stats

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