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A Closer Look at Top Prospect Shin-Soo Choo

Shin-Soo Choo (Photo: Joe Ruiz)

Many things can change over the course of six months. In terms of minor league baseball, you might find yourself improving your plate awareness or mastering a new pitch with the help of your coaches and teammates. In life, you might mature and grow as a person by learning from your real-life experiences. San Antonio Missions outfielder Shin-Soo Choo experienced both of these maturation processes throughout this up-and-down season.

What some – including this reporter at times – tend to forget is that those in minor league baseball can range in age from 17 on up. Yes, these are young men with blossoming athletic abilities, but these are also youngmen that find themselves taking the path less traveled in terms of simply growing up. Choo is a very reserved man when a digital recorder or pen and paper are nearby to record his... Recommended Stories

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