How did he get here?: Drafted, 37th Round (2007)
Stats: 5'10", 180 lbs, Bats/Throws: L/L
Age as of April 1, 2010: 22
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Cartwright spent most of 2009 at 2B, DHing in eight games. In 89 games at 2B, Cartwright committed 16 errors for a .963 Fld% (up from .936 at Greeneville in 2008). He also stole 23 bases in 31 attempts (74.2%).
Cartwright had a very promising season that was cut short by an injury. He was hitting .316 when he broke a bone in his arm in May, and his average tanked when he came back six weeks later. In his last ten games of the season, Cartwright hit .359/.409/.513, and had 2+ hits in five of his last seven games.