Originally posted on Buzz On Broad  |  Last updated 2/26/12

Domonic Brown worked on hitting with Gary Sheffield this offseason, and he seemed to impress the former all-star slugger.

[Quotes via Matt Gelb, Philly.com]

"He's going to be one of the great ones," Sheffield said. "He's going to be. It's all about staying focused with him. He's a guy who wants to do great. If he can keep that same focus and intensity for 10 or 15 years, he's going to be a great one. It's all about the mental part. He seems to have it because he's a humble kid. He wants to learn."


If Brown can be half of what scouts and baseball experts thought he was going to be a few years ago, the Phillies are going to have a special player in the mix.

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