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Q&A with Nick Manno - Part II

"Ian is a born leader."

Nick Manno, the Washington Nationals Assistant Director of Player Development, sits down with for Part II of an in depth Q&A session. In part two of our two part series, Nick talks about the sleepers of the system, the most big league ready prospects, international signings, and much, much more. Edgardo Baez has long been considered to have huge potential.  What do you feel has been holding him back and do you feel that he is close to breaking out? Nick Manno: Baez is similar to Rogearvin Bernadina in that he's still very young, and he plays that way at times. He will play this season at age 20, which means he played at a full season club both at 18 and 19 years... Recommended Stories