Ryan LaMarre rising swiftly through ranks
Feb. 16, 2012
CINCINNATI -- In a year when one former Red and University of Michigan product enters the Hall of Fame in Barry Larkin, an up and coming Reds prospect and Univ. of Michigan product hopes to be in the Majors.
Or at least very close.
Taken in the second round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft, speedy outfielder Ryan LaMarre is progressing rather quickly ... and rather well.
"I think he'll continue to move rapidly through the system," Reds general manager Walt Jocketty said. "He has great ability. He's a very intelligent player."
Promoted three times since entering pro ball in Class A Dayton following college, LaMarre spent most of 2011 in high Class A Bakersfield and finished with five games at Double-A Carolina.
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