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Projecting Brandon Crawford's 2015 season

More of the same, or can Brandon Crawford turn into an All-Star? Brandon Crawford wasn't supposed to be here. He hit for a career minor league line of .266/.331/.403, and he wasn't exactly young for any of his levels. He wasn't a non-prospect, but he his ceiling looked like a below-average #8 hitter  In his first full minor league season, he struck out 132 times in 542 at-bats -- that would be 11th all-time on the San Francisco Giants single-season strikeout leaderboard. Unlike Bobby Bonds, Dave Kingman, Matt Williams, and Jeff Kent, though, Crawford didn't hit for power. Also, he put...

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