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Old 07-07-2004, 12:41 AM
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Old 07-07-2004, 12:57 AM
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That was a really nice article. Well written. Hope to see Joe in the big leagues sooner than later.
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Old 07-07-2004, 11:12 AM
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If everyone is swinging for home runs here, why not have him here to do it?
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Old 07-07-2004, 11:34 AM
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This was a good article.

I had the opportunity in Tucson to stand in the outfield with a glove while Joe was taking batting practice. I didn't catch anything, and some of the balls sailed over the fence anyway. While it was just batting practice, I was impressed with the way the ball jumped off his bat. I told Joe I went to the park to see his first game with the Sox last summer -- which was a 1-0 loss to the Tigers. He said he hopes he gets to stay up longer next time. He's a very cool kid, the sort everyone should want to see succeed.
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Old 07-07-2004, 12:13 PM
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Great article.

It looks like the Sox seem to be handling him right, despite protests from fans (like myself) to promote him to the big leagues NOW.

I would like nothing more than to see him become a middle of the order switch-hitting power threat.

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