Originally Posted by DirtySox
He is not a high OBP guy. Doesn't walk much. BB% of between 7 - 8% as a minor leaguer. His current walk rate is lower than that obviously but it might increase a bit. Brent takes his swings and generally puts the ball in play. He isn't going to be a stud at the plate. More like a great defender with an average bat and some pop.
I had read that he projects to be a Joe randa-type.
Should Morel become Joe Randa, I could live with that. Of course, this pre-assumes that some other players in the SOX will become what we think they will become.