December 7, 1985
free agent (Nov. 2003)
Released (March 2008)
According to former Director of International Scouting Louie Eljaua,
a special blend of talent and instincts every time he steps on the field.
He has an advanced hitting approach at the plate for someone his age,
and he is very athletic with above-average arm strength." Soto's swing is
nearly flawless. However, Soto has failed to impress at the plate in
any facet of hitting during his first four years in the organization.
Decent fielder, worked as a shortstop prior to the