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6-10 Slegers hopes to grow into role on staff

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The 2019 spring training cap. - MATT SUNDAY / DKPS

BRADENTON, Fla. -- Aaron Slegers is hard to miss as he makes his way around Pirate City.

He's the only player who must consistently duck underneath the doorways. After all, the right-hander is the only 6-foot-10 player in camp.

How Slegers, who the Pirates claimed off waivers from the Twins on Jan. 11, reached that height and became a major-league pitcher is a rather unconventional story.

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