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Dunn Changing It Up Second Time Around

Dunn gave up two hits in six shutout innings Mon.

TAMPA, FL - Sometimes first impressions are not the best impression. That adage can be applied to many situations and it especially comes in handy when talking about Yankees pitching prospect Mike Dunn. Two years ago Dunn made the transition from outfield to pitcher and took the opportunity and ran with it.

One of the biggest transitions a baseball player can make is switching from outfielder to pitcher. After playing the outfield as recently as May of 2006, Mike Dunn was able to make his pitching debut in the South Atlantic League last year and had a great first season. However, with all transitions, certain adjustments have to be made in order to achieve a consistent level of success. "I'm...

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