Ehire Adrianza Position: SS Opening Day Age: 21 John Sickels' Grade: C+ Fangraphs Estimated Peak WAR: 3.5 ZiPS Projection: .232/.295/.311 Ehire Adrianza is an excellent defensive shortstop. As Marc Hulet of Fangraphs says, "In the field, he displays outstanding range, excellent hands, and a solid arm." How he will perform offensively, however, remains to be seen. While he displays excellent plate discipline -- a 9.3% BB rate over the past two seasons -- he lacks power. He does have good speed though, having stolen 33 bases in high-A last season. Ultimately, his upside appears to be as an Elvis Andrus-type player: outstanding fielder, good speed (although he certainly won't steal as much as Andrus), weak power, good plate discipline. The ultimate consensus...

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