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Pirates prospect interview: Jameson Taillon

Jameson Taillon

Right-hander Jameson Taillon, the Bucs' No. 1 choice in the 2010 First-Year Player Draft and their No. 2 pitching prospect behind Gerrit Cole. He will pitch for Team Canada for the World Baseball Classic. The 21-year old Taillon, was 6-8 in Bradenton, posted a 1.59 ERA and won all three of his starts at Double-A Altoona last season. He talked with about spring training.

PD – Your first big league camp, is it sinking in that you are closing in on your dream of playing in the Major Leagues? JT – It's definitely something that's within reach now. This first camp it's more about learning and soaking it up, I don't think I'm going to have a shot a breaking camp with the team, more so just learn, but hopefully later on in the year it will be within reach and... Recommended Stories

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