Minor League Prospect: Countdown to Opening Day- Steve Bean
Rookie Steve Bean, the 59th selection of the 2011 draft, is a catcher from Rockwell, Texas. He had success in his pro career in the Gulf Coast League where he batted .320 on the season in 15 games. Mainly, he is a singles hitter where he contributed with 12 of them along with four doubles. He did not get a triple or home run in the GCL. (FULL STATS)
He played 24 games at Johnson City but struggled with a .125 average and struck out 32 times with 5 RBI’s and one homer. He is projected to start the season for the Peoria Chiefs.