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Source: Jesus Montero to be called up

Updated: August 31, 2011, 8:32 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

BOSTON -- Top New York Yankees catching prospect Jesus Montero will be among the September call-ups joining the Yankees when rosters expand on Thursday, according to a team source who spoke with ESPNNewYork on the condition on anonymity.

ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney reported that a call-up for Montero was looming earlier Wednesday.

Montero is hitting .290 with 18 home runs and 67 RBIs for the Yankees Triple-A affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, and has hit five home runs ...

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