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TigsTown Analysis: Breakout Hitting Prospects

Is Hollimon poised to truly break out this season?

Every year, a few prospects in every Major League system decide to wake up and start posting numbers that every scout envisioned they someday could. Last year, The Tigers were fortunate enough to have players like Chris Maples, Virgil Vasquez, Ramon Garcia, Jair Jurrjens, and even the much ballyhooed Cameron Maybin break onto the scene with impressive performances. Who might explode in 2007?

First on the docket are two players that on the surface have already established themselves as serious prospects, but under the thin veneer of their brief careers, there might just be evidence that an even bigger season is in store. Jeff Larish and Mike Hollimon are linked as fellow 2005 draftees, separated by eleven rounds and a lot of bonus money, but both could be poised for an explosion at... Recommended Stories

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