Meet Seuly Matias, the Royals prospect who's putting up Mike Trout stats

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Meet Seuly Matias, the Royals prospect who's putting up Mike Trout stats
Meet Seuly Matias, the Royals prospect who's putting up Mike Trout stats

Meet Seuly Matias, one of the most prolific home-run hitters in professional baseball this season. If you've never heard of him, don't be ashamed — this minor league Babe Ruth has been hiding out in Kentucky, mashing dingers for the Lexington Legends. But with the way he's hitting, he might not be able to hide for long. Here are North America's HR leaders across all affiliated levels of play. Matias' numbers this season for Class A Lexington, an affiliate of the Kansas City Royals, have been nothing short of mindboggling. Matias has hit as many HR as J.D. Martinez in 76 fewer plate appearance. He leads all minor league baseball by four home runs; the gap between Matias and second place in MiLB

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