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Sandberg on De Fratus: "He's the man"

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With Michael Schwimer off to Philadelphia, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs were in need of a closer. They've turned to Justin De Fratus and he's made an impression on manager Ryne Sandberg.

When you play for a Hall of Fame manager, any praise you receive has to sink in pretty well. When you ask Lehigh Valley IronPigs manager Ryne Sandberg about Justin De Fratus, the praise is simple. "He's the man," said Sandberg after De Fratus gave him two innings in relief to pick up the win in game two of the International League Semifinals. "What I've been doing seems to be working and if... Recommended Stories

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