EVERY WEEKDAY FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR FutureBacks.com will bring you a profile of a top Diamondbacks prospect. That's more than 35 profiles coming to you in just over a month and a half. It all leads up to the FutureBacks.com Top 50, a ranking of the 50 best prospects on the Diamondback's horizon. Today Managing Editor James Renwick goes behind the dish to dish on Lancaster JetHawks catcher Phil Avlas.

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Top 50 Prospect Profile: Phil Avlas

<i>Avlas found his swing in '04</i>

<p><b><span style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #0099ff">EVERY WEEKDAY FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR</span></b> FutureBacks.com will bring you a profile of a top Diamondbacks prospect. That's more than 35 profiles coming to you in just over a month and a half. It all leads up to the FutureBacks.com Top 50, a ranking of the 50 best prospects on the Diamondback's horizon. Today Managing Editor James Renwick goes behind the dish to dish on Lancaster JetHawks catcher Phil Avlas.</p>

Vital Statistics: Name Phil Avlas Position Catcher Age 21 Height 5'11" Weight 175 Bats Right Throws Right '04 Club Lancaster JetHawks (Hi A California League) A converted shortstop Phil Avlas had always been...

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