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Harris Swinging a Hot Bat

Harris has come up big with the bat lately

It was a slow start to the summer for 2009 14th Round Pick R.J. Harris, but his season took off once he found his comfort level. Now, Harris is in the midst of a hot streak which has provided a jolt to the K-Mets offense. Inside Pitch caught up with the Kingsport outfielder to find out more about his rookie season.

“I’m just taking it day by day. It’s pretty fun playing baseball day in, day out which is what I was hoping to do. I’m enjoying thus far,” said R.J. Harris about the first 32 games of his professional career in Kingsport. Harris, selected in the 14th round in the most recent draft, has so far been a pivotal piece to the Kingsport offense which ranks second in the Appalachian League in total... Recommended Stories