Youngsters got game

Devil Rays outfielder Delmon Young is among a handful of prospects who have been impressive this spring.

Originally Published: March 24, 2004
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

Six young players who popped a few eyeballs this spring:

B.J. Upton, Devil Rays shortstop: "Tremendous ability," said one scout. "He could be right up there with A-Rod and (Derek) Jeter and that group, in terms of talent. But is he going to want to step it up a notch and work like those guys to be that good? Does he want to take those extra 100 ground balls a day? What he's doing now, he's doing on pure talent."

David Wright, Mets third baseman: "I just got a one-game look at him," ...

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