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Lyerly Still Adjusting

Lyerly has a six-game hit streak

CHARLESTON, SC - Having missed most of the 2009 season due to injury, Robert Lyerly went to Spring Training without the benefit of playing many games with the Staten Island Yankees. But he is quickly making up for his lack of experience with a versatile defensive game, strong bat and a tremendous attitude.

Robert Lyerly, who is 22 years old, feels that his first Spring Training went well and that he is working on making the necessary adjustments. "I am still learning. I will be learning my whole career, he explained. "It is definitely a lot different than college was and that is what I am trying to adjust to." Lyerly, a native of Indian Trail, North Carolina, was selected as a third baseman...

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