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#ProHog and Tigers Catcher James McCann On Way to Stardom

By Lynn Henning (Detroit News)

LAKELAND, Fla. — Rain put a third-inning stop to Tuesday’s game at Marchant Stadium between the Tigers and Blue Jays. The wet stuff also rinsed away another base hit by James McCann.

He’s been getting a lot of those this spring. His batting average is .325 in 15 Grapefruit League games. His OPS is a trophy-winning .991, in large part due to a .650 slugging percentage forged by four doubles and three home runs.

A catcher in his second full season in the big leagues is on his way to becoming an All-Star. Give him some time, but McCann is on track.

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