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LEGEND BEFORE HIS TIME
TOM VERDUCCI
April 19, 2010
AT ONLY 20, JASON HEYWARD IS THE MOST INTIMIDATING SLUGGING PROSPECT IN YEARS. WHERE DID HE COME FROM? WELCOME TO THE NEW PLAYER-DEVELOPMENT PARADIGM
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April 19, 2010

Legend Before His Time

AT ONLY 20, JASON HEYWARD IS THE MOST INTIMIDATING SLUGGING PROSPECT IN YEARS. WHERE DID HE COME FROM? WELCOME TO THE NEW PLAYER-DEVELOPMENT PARADIGM

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"For sure," Heyward said, continuing his friend's thought, like two train cars hitched to one engine. "Waking up every day and coming to the ballpark and playing baseball ... that's a good feeling."

It is the only life, the only game, Jason Heyward ever wanted. It is about to get so much bigger.

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