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Montero Settling In At Double-A

At the young age of nineteen years old, Jesus Montero is one of the most highly touted prospects in all of baseball. The 6-foot-4, 225 pound catcher is hitting .335 this season with 15 home runs and 63 RBIs in 83 games with Tampa and Trenton.

Montero was signed when he was only sixteen years old, the age when most kids are worrying about making the cut for their high school team. "It was unbelievable", he said, "like a dream come true." The Venezuela native is currently one of the youngest players in recent seasons to play in Double-A, and is quickly moving his way to the top. He started out hot in 2009 at single-A Tampa...

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