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Q&A With A's 8th-Round Pick Tyler Marincov

Tyler Marincov was a two-sport star in high school

TROY, NY - Coming out of high school, Tyler Marincov had a choice - play baseball or play football. Marincov turned down the opportunity to pursue the gridiron and put together a record-setting baseball career at North Florida. Donald Moore spoke with Marincov, who recently completed his first pro debut season, at the tail-end of the 2013 Vermont season.

It wasn't the easiest first professional season for Oakland A's 2013 eighth-round pick Tyler Marincov. But given his history with the bat at the University of North Florida, Marincov figures to see much better results next season. The corner outfielder had a standout career for the Ospreys. He finished his collegiate career with a 27-game hitting streak and he reached based in 30-consecutive... Recommended Stories

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