Posted: 5:19 pm Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Watch: Hurricanes RF Willie Abreu previews 2014 season (video) 

By Matt Porter

CORAL GABLES — Meet Willie Abreu, who is expected to start in right field for the Hurricanes when they open the season Friday against Maine.

Abreu, a freshman from Hialeah-Mater Academy, is a 6-foot-3, 205-pound line-drive hitter, one of the players expected to inject some offense into a club with aspirations of returning to Omaha.