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Bright future for Bryant and Gallo

Top prospects both grew up in Las Vegas and are currently tearing it up in minors

Originally Published: July 17, 2014
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

Maybe it's true that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. But when two baseball hitting prospects and boyhood friends have a flair for making noise in increments of 450 feet, the industry buzz is going to be difficult to contain.

Chicago Cubs third-base prospect Kris Bryant, the second overall pick in the 2013 first-year player draft, has lived up to the hype this year while laying waste to pitching at two levels. He has 31 homers and a .701 slugging percentage between Double-A Tennessee ...

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