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Blankenhorn, Travis

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Blankenhorn, Travis

Team: Cedar Rapids Kernels
Pos: 3B
Bats: L
Throws: R
DoB: 1996-08-03
2016: A, Rk
2015: Rk
Acquired: Draft
Acquisition Details: 2015 3rd Rd
Bonus: $754,000
Agent: California Sports Management
Hometown: Pottsville, PA
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2016 Stohs Prospect Handbook Profile: Blankenhorn is a tremendous athlete. He was a three-sport athlete at Pottsville High School in Pennsylvania. He was a four year starter in basketball. He scored over 1,500 points and was the player of the year in the Schuylkill League his senior year. He was a highly-touted football player. He played wide receiver but was a very good defensive back. He started as a freshman and started for three years. After committing to Kentucky for baseball, he decided not to play football his senior season. It was on the diamond that he made his name. At 6-2 and 200 pounds, he has good speed and quickness. He also has a very fluid swing. He played shortstop in high school though he he will likely play third base as a professional.
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