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Dodgers prospect Julio Urias impresses in live batting practice
Dodgers prospect Julio Urias impresses in live batting practice

Shortly after facing 18-year-old left-hander Julio Urias in live batting practice Sunday, Alex Guerrero returned to his locker shaking his head. “I couldn’t see the ball,” Guerrero said in Spanish. “When he threw a fastball, I couldn’t see it. The movement was distinct. He threw me two high fastballs, but I couldn’t see them. I swung for the sake of swinging, but I couldn’t see them.” Guerrero was one of four batters who faced the hard-throwing Urias. Joc Pederson, Chris Heisey and O’Koyea Dickson were the others. The two-inning session was observed by Sandy Koufax, pitching coach Rick Honeycutt, hitting coach Mark McGwire and...

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