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August 11, 2014

The Call-Up

Michael Taylor

by Tucker Blair and J.P. Breen


The Situation: The Nationals are running low on healthy outfielders, and Michael Taylor continues to rake in the upper minors.

Background: Taylor was selected in the sixth round of the 2009 draft, out of Westminster Academy in Fort Lauderdale.

Drafted as a shortstop, Taylor transitioned to the outfield after a year in the GCL. With such pure athleticism, the transition to the outfield made sense and allowed Taylor to focus on the aspect of his game that needs the most refinement—the bat.

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