Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/19/12
If you were told a professional baseball player had over 100 stolen bases before the All-Star break, would you believe it? Probably not. Yet, Reds prospect Billy Hamilton has done just that. What's he doing still in the minors, then? Should someone with this kind of speed be up at the major league level? Without a doubt, yes. Hamilton has quickly created some buzz, as he competed in this year's futures game in Kansas City, where fans and analysts raved about his speed. Last season Hamilton only swiped 103 bags in 135 games. Through Wednesday night, he's already tallied an...
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