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Arcia Glad To Be Starting This Season

Arcia has just one strikeout in his last 12 games

It's never easy for any player to come off of the bench, especially for young prospects. Catcher Francisco Arcia is in his second year with the Gulf Coast League Yankees and instead of being disappointed to repeat the league, he is happy to have moved from last season's back-up to this year's full-time catcher.

"I feel better now actually [than last year] because I am playing every day and I am not just the back-up, I am the regular starting catcher," Francisco Arcia said with the help of a translator. Arcia is putting up impressive numbers both offensively and defensively. He currently holds a batting average of .317 with seven doubles and more walks than strikeouts, a huge leap from last season... Recommended Stories

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