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Tigers Prospect Profile: Santo De Leon

Santo De Leon is finally getting his first taste of full-season ball at West Michigan, and he's taking advantage of it; flashing a solid bat and good defensive skills. Does he have what it takes to become a legit third base prospect, or is this just a mirage?

Santo De Leon Position: Third Base Height: 6-2 Weight: 175 Born: 11/1/1983 Bats: Right Throws: Right Background Santo joined the Tigers as an amateur free agent out of his native Dominican Republic in June 2003, and jumped right into game action with the Dominican Summer League Tigers that summer. Through 60 games as a teenager, De Leon notched a .241/.283/.317 line; displaying just how raw... Recommended Stories

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