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Bryce Brentz has been wowing his coaches and teammates in his rise through the Red Sox organization. A supplemental pick for Boston in 2010, Brentz made waves in the minor leagues last year with his power hitting and overall athleticism. He's looking to continue making impressions as a Sox prospect this season, and he recently got a piece of advice from somebody looking to help him do just that -- David "Big Papi" Ortiz.
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