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Draft Day Interview: Vincent Bongiovanni

Draft Day Interview: Vincent Bongiovanni

When the Diamondbacks took Vincent Bongiovanni in the 24th round out of Miami they were clearly betting on what they could see, Giovanni's 6'5" frame, over what they could read, namely his 6.23 ERA. Still, there's a lot to like in the young right hander, and a lot of raw material to work with.

"I just need to get it done." Bongiovanni told FutureBacks, "I've been inconsistent, but working hard is the key." At 217 lbs there's plenty of room to grow on that body, and add two to three miles per hour on a fastball that sits in the high 80s and Giovanni could certainly become a force to be reconed with.  It starts with smarts, and Giovanni knows that.  Looking for a way to best utilyze...

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