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SEC Foursome Makes It To The Bigs Quickly

By John Ventola

Years ago those that made an early-aged appearance in the major leagues were essentially those who would go on to become long-time stars. Mickey Mantle, Sandy Koufax, Ken Griffey, Jr. each represented teenage signees that went on to big league superstardom with little or no minor league seasoning. (Koufax did little in the late ‘50s while on the Brooklyn roster before harnessing everything later in Los Angeles). Continue reading