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Mitchell appears on Phillies radar

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Derrick Mitchell opened some eyes at Reading last season and even more eyes this spring. Now, he's just trying to make the necessary adjustments to have success at Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Derrick Mitchell isn't the best known or most highly regarded of the prospects in the Phillies organization. In fact, it wasn't until last season that he really started to make a case for himself as a prospect at all. Coming into the 2011 season, Mitchell was a career .238 hitter in six minor league seasons and had risen only as high as High-A Clearwater where he spent the 2010 season. That's...

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