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Heredia Back On The Radar

Heredia was promoted to Triple-A on Wednesday

TRENTON, NJ - At one point in time right-hander Jairo Heredia was considered one of the top prospects in the Yankee farm system. In fact, by all accounts he didn't have a weakness in his game. That was, however, until he injured his pitching shoulder and missed the entire 2012 season. He is back now though and pitching like a top prospect once again.

Despite starting in three of his last six games pitched, things are different for Jairo Heredia this year. For a guy who only pitched in relief twice in his previous two seasons [not including 2012 when he missed time due to a shoulder injury], Heredia is now in a role with the Trenton Thunder where he'll be utilized as a reliever while being able to start a game when necessary. For Thunder... Recommended Stories

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