Carlos Quentin
Birth Date:August 28, 1982 (32 years old)
Place of Birth:Bellflower, CA
Hometown:Chula Vista, CA
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by Arizona in 2003 (1st round).
Scouting Report
Assets: Forces pitchers to throw to him and often gets plunked, while batting for major power production. A clutch RBI guy, he's willing to take walks. Incredibly intense at the plate, he's also a decent outfielder.
Flaws: Will sometimes take huge cuts, which can adversely affect his batting average. Does not possess top-tier speed in the field or on the bases. Is also somewhat injury-prone at this stage of his career.
Career Potential: Quality hitter and run producer, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Silver Slugger 2008
Named to the All-Star Game 2011, 2008