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Boyd Experiencing Growing Pains With Beloit

BURLINGTON, IA - Bay Area native B.J. Boyd has immense talent, but he is just scratching the surface in terms of knowing how to use it on the baseball diamond. The Beloit Snappers' outfielder is learning the ups-and-downs of professional baseball on the job in the difficult Midwest League.

When he chose a full-time baseball career over a college football scholarship coming out of Palo Alto (Calif.) High School, outfielder B.J. Boyd knew there would be some bumps along the road as he turned his focus to one sport. Never short on tools, the 20-year-old would have to learn the intricacies of the game and be able to adjust when adversity strikes. There's no better place than the... Recommended Stories

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