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Urena Looking To Go The Other Way

Carlos Urena is trying to go to right field more

It's incredibly difficult for any player to have a better Spring Training performance than Carlos Urena had as a 17-year old last season. Clubbing home runs with regularity in his first taste of pro ball, his confidence became a little too much and he quickly got a dose of reality in the Dominican Summer League last year. Now he's looking to refine his pure athleticism into baseball production.

Carlos Urena wound up hitting just a combined .237 between the two Yankees Dominican Summer League teams last season, although his eight home runs was nearly double that of any other player at the same level. The pronounced pull-hitter struggled making consistent contact, however, and he attempted to correct those flaws in his second Spring Training this year - a camp where he didn't have... Recommended Stories

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