Consider Joc Pederson to be among the top prospects you'll get to see during the expanded-roster period of September. The Dodgers on Monday called up the 22-year-old outfielder and freshly crowned Pacific Coast League MVP (and former owner of a 1994 Buick Century).
By the sounds of things, Pederson could be seeing some time in center during the month of September ...
Don Mattingly on Joc Pederson: "The people in our organization that have seen him the most say he's the best CF in our organization."— Eric Stephen (@truebluela) September 1, 2014
Pederson entered this season ranked by Baseball America as the No. 34 overall prospect, and he no doubt improved his standing by hitting .303/.435/.582 and joining the 30-30 club at Triple-A Albuquerque.
The Dodgers originally drafted Pederson with an 11th-round pick out of Palo Alto (CA) High School in 2010.