Washington Nationals

Brandon Laird
current status: In the minors
Birth Date:September 11, 1987 (26 years old)
Place of Birth:Cypress, CA
Hometown:Garden Grove, CA
Experience:3 years
Drafted:Drafted by NY Yankees in 2007 (27th round).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Kansas City in 2014.
Scouting Report
Assets: Has plenty of home-run power and run-producing ability, especially in the minor leagues. Is sound defensively on the infield corners.
Flaws: Is a tad too impatient as a hitter, so his walks total isn't anything special and he strikes out too much. Lacks consistency in all areas.
Career Potential: Backup corner infielder with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
MiLB Minor League Baseball Gold Glove Award 2011
Eastern League (AA) Most Valuable Player 2010
Eastern League (AA) Rookie of the Year 2010
Eastern League (AA) All-Star Team 2010
Florida State League (A) All-Star Team 2009
Gulf Coast League (R) All-Star Team 2007