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Top Prospect #42: Charles Cresswell

Top Prospect #42: Charles Cresswell

If the Phillies had one objective in the 2004 Draft, it was to stock up on young catching prospects. Three of their first ten picks were catchers, who are all highly touted and have better than average chances of making an impact in the majors. Charles Cresswell, was the lowest drafted of the three, but may wind up being the best.

Charles Cresswell wasn't the first catcher that the Phillies drafted in 2004 as they sought to restock their catching position throughout the minors. By all accounts though, he has a shot to be the best of the catchers that they drafted before all is said and done. The Phillies didn't wait to see how Cresswell might fare in the college ranks. They figured he would sign a professional contract and... Recommended Stories

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