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Below Deck: Meadows’ weird year in Triple-A

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Austin Meadows. - ADAM PINTAR / INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS

The lofty expectations Austin Meadows faced once his first full Class AAA season began in April have since dissipated.

So has his status as a top prospect in baseball, and any notion that he could help the Pirates in 2017.

With major league rosters expanding Sept. 1, Neal Huntington told reporters Sunday in Cincinnati that, barring unforeseen circumstances, the front office plans for the 22-year-old center fielder to remain at Indianapolis for the remainder of the season, continuing what has been an unusual season for the club's top prospect.

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