Chicago Cubs outfield prospect Kevin Alcántara is best known for his offensive profile, what with the huge long levers, the beautiful swing, the tremendous power, and the obvious physical upside as he fills out.
HOWEVER! Don’t sleep on the fact that Alcántara is also a very capable center fielder, who didn’t get to play out there much with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans when Pete Crow-Armstrong was roaming.
Of course, now that PCA is up at South Bend hitting bombs, Alcántara gets more time in center field to do things like this:
What a catch. Not just tracking it well, but timing the layout perfectly. With the hat flying off! And then the dance! He popped up and danced! I love this guy.