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Aune Starting To Feel Like A Pro

Yankees' second round pick Austin Aune had a solid debut season with the Gulf Coast League Yankees this year, hitting .273 with fourteen extra-base hits and getting his reps in at shortstop. Originally thought to be going to TCU to be playing quarterback for the Horned Frogs, Aune admits that even though he misses football some days, he is beginning to feel like a professional baseball player.

"I thought I had a good season," Aune said. "I had my ups and downs but that's what I expected going in. I didn't expect to be perfect but I had a lot of fun and overall I thought I did good. "I would say the batting part of it [were the ups] and the fielding part of it -- they kept me at shortstop so I'm going to have to learn a lot. "Hitting too, in high school you had a high batting... Recommended Stories

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