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De La Rosa Breaks Out

De La Rosa now has a career 2.20 ERA

The days of amazing people with his strong outfield arm weren't all that long ago for Wilkins De La Rosa, but after his bat never came around like he and the Yankees would have liked, he has now found a permanent home on the mound in quick fashion with a breakout season in his first full year pitching.

"I feel really good about my season because I worked really hard in the offseason," Wilkins De La Rosa said through the help of a translator. "I knew that I had a long road ahead of me and that it was going to be a long season." Just a career .224 hitter in five seasons spent as a right fielder - three of which were in the Dominican Summer League - the left-hander sure hasn't made it appear...

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