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Heredia Getting Back On Top

Heredia has 59 K's in 53 innings this season

TAMPA, FL. – Jairo Heredia was steadily working his way through the Yankees farm system when an injury to the shoulder took him off the radar for 2012. Before the injury, Heredia, who is known for his great command, was pitching well in the Florida State League with the Tampa Yankees and now he's back again, and feeling good.

"I feel pretty good and I'm working good, and I'm working hard," Heredia said. "I think about everything in the last year, the last two years, and about the pitch, and I'm focused this year very good. I'm feeling good." Right now, the right-handed pitcher is working towards getting back to the dominant pitcher he once was before the surgery. In order to get there Heredia knows he must focus... Recommended Stories

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