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Hit .288 in 2009, the best average by an AL rookie; also had a respectable .340 on-base percentage
Threw out 24% of base stealers, fourth best in the AL (min. 85 attempts)
Could develop into the first Gold Glove catcher in franchise history
Hits with power to all fields—from both sides of the plate
Likes the position so much that he says, "catching can keep you sane"