Cubs Catcher Geovany Soto’s Quiet Season

August 24, 2010 by  

Geovany Soto made a solid statement his 2008 rookie season, slugging his way to a .371 wOBA, third among Major League catchers (Brian McCann and Joe Mauer).

He also tied for the Major League lead among catchers with 23 home runs.

Soto followed his impressive rookie campaign with a pretty severe sophomore slump, much to the chagrin of Cubs fans and potential fantasy owners predicting him to repeat or build upon his first season. 

Soto hit for a mere .310 wOBA in his second season in the bigs and was hit with the recoil of working 141 games behind the plate his rookie year; he was hurt for a total of 37 days, including 31 da...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - Chicago Cubs
Article is property of


Feel free to leave a comment...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!