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Oscar Taveras

by Jon Sumple | Posted on Thursday, March 7th, 2013
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Oscar Taveras takes a swing and watches.

Oscar Taveras (25) of the Springfield Cardinals follows through his swing after hitting a deep fly ball during game 4 of the Texas League Championship Series against the Frisco RoughRiders at Dr. Pepper BallPark on September 15, 2012 in Frisco, Texas. The Cardinals became the 2012 Texas League Champions after defeating the RoughRiders 2-1. (David Welker/Four Seam Images)

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Stat sheet: Born with a baseball in hand ... threw ball to dad in delivery room ... left-handed. Played ball until elbow blowout in college ... no clue what to do next ... became a sports writer. Season-ticket holder with Florida Marlins from inaugural season until move to Seattle in 2009 ... learning to love the Mariners.



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