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Bixler Having Solid Season

Bixler Having Solid Season

Lynchburg Hillcats shortstop Brian Bixler had a productive first half in the Class A Carolina League and the Pittsburgh Pirate prospect was rewarded with a spot on the Carolina League All-Star squad, who will face the California League All-Stars on June 27.

Bixler is looking forward to the experience. "I'm very excited," Bixler said. "I'm glad to have that honor and be able to go represent out organization and hopefully do my best and I'm just proud to be there and I'm excited to go." In 69 games Bixler is hitting .308, good for fourth place in the Carolina League batting race. He has five home runs and 33 RBI. "It's been the adjustments I've made...

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