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#14 2020 Prospect: Hudson Haskin - CF

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A real wildcard in the system.

Some had the thought that if he had a full year, he could have gone much higher in the draft.

Seems like he is a true CFer, which we don’t really have (at least combining that with hitting).  Could move fast if he hits.

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