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Garcia Has Real Long-Term Potential

Garcia hit .312 before the All Star break

There's a lot for Braves fans to get excited about when watching Lynchburg Hillcats first baseman Chris Garcia play. A leader in the Hillcats locker room and a standout at the plate, Garcia has ability that can translate to the next level.

"When I first saw him I saw power," Lynchburg hitting coach Bobby Moore said. "He's a guy who can hit a ball a long way to all fields, from foul pole to foul pole. He's a power hitter with great plate discipline. He walks a ton. He's a very patient hitter." Garcia is developing more power and getting better on defense by the day, and the coaching staff sees the type of player he could become... Recommended Stories

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