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Sportman having monster of a season

Schenectady native J.P. Sportman prepares to take a swing for the Vermont Lake Monsters during Monday night's game against the Tri-City ValleyCats at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium in Troy.
Photographer: Stacey Lauren-Kennedy
Schenectady native J.P. Sportman prepares to take a swing for the Vermont Lake Monsters during Monday night's game against the Tri-City ValleyCats at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium in Troy.
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J.P. Sportman admits that the grind of the baseball season, between playing in college and at the pro level, is starting to wear him down.

But judging by Sportman’s batting average, the Schenec­tady native and 27th-round selection in June’s Major League Baseball first-year player draft by the Oakland Athletics out of Central Connecticut State seems to be doing just fine.

It’s been an excellent first pro season for the ...

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angelo
August 26, 2014
10:33 p.m.

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Goooooooooooooooooooooooo JP

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