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Skole has standout tools

SURPRISE, Ariz. – Texas Rangers first-round pick Jake Skole is attending Fall Instructional League after spending most of his debut summer with short-season Spokane. Lone Star Dugout recently interviewed the 18-year-old outfielder.

The Texas Rangers clearly have plenty of confidence in outfielder Jake Skole. Though Skole missed over two-thirds of his season at Blessed Trinity Catholic High School earlier this year, the Rangers snagged him with the 15th overall pick in June's MLB Draft. Few scouts doubt Skole's raw tools. His excellent speed and athleticism earned him a football scholarship to Georgia Tech, where he was set... Recommended Stories

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