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Pirates Prospect Interview: Gorkys Hernandez

Gorkys Hernandez

Gorkys Hernandez a 21-year old centerfielder was one of the main pieces the Pirates got from Atlanta along with pitchers Charlie Morton and Jeff Locke when they traded Nate McLouth. In 42 games with the Double A Altoona Curve Hernandez is hitting .256 with two home runs and 10 RBI. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko caught up with Hernandez recently.

GVB -- What was your initial reaction when you heard you had been traded to Pittsburgh? GH -- It was exciting. I am looking forward to helping the Pirates in the future. GVB -- You have been traded twice now in your young career – has changing organizations hindered your development as a player? GH -- It's hard, you get comfortable with one team, and you're doing good, and then you're gone...

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