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Charleston, MO native honored as minor league pitcher

(Source: UAB Athletics) (Source: UAB Athletics)
CHARLESTON, MO (KFVS) -

A Charleston, Missouri native has been honored as a minor league pitcher.

James Naile posted a perfect fielding percentage on 48 chances over 156 2/3 innings pitched in his 28 games and 26 starts for Class-A Beloit, Class-A Stockton, Double-A Midland and Triple-A Nashville.

Naile, a second year pro out of the University of Alabama-Birmingham, was Oakland's 20th round choice in the 2015 First Year Player Draft.

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