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Top 50 Prospects: 28 ... Jake Gautreau

This player preview is reprinted from the current issue of Indians Ink Magazine, which profiles each of the Top 50 Prospects in the Cleveland Indians organization. The issue includes interviews with team president Paul Dolan, general manager Mark Shapiro, player development director John Farrell and scouting director John Mirabelli.

Will the real Jake Gautreau please stand up? If he's the one who turned in an all-star caliber performance in the first half of the 2005 season at Class AAA Buffalo, the Indians could end up with something very positive out of the Corey Smith fiasco. But if he's the guy who struggled down the stretch, then the Indians likely will have little to show for the trade that sent Smith, their first...