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Kris Bryant Ended His Minor League Career with This Home Run (VIDEO)

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While it’s never a lock that any prospect, once promoted, will stay in the big leagues in perpetuity, I’d hazard a guess that Kris Bryant is as safe as they come.


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And, if that’s the case, now that Bryant is coming up to the big leagues, he finished his minor league career the way he played the rest of it: by hitting bombs.

First, there was an almost bomb that was robbed at the wall:

But, you know Kris Bryant. He wasn’t going to go out like that. So he simply took another ball the other direction, and even further:

Bryant finishes his early stint at AAA Iowa with a .321/.364/.679 line, almost matching his career minor league line of .327/.426/.667. His was easily the most ridiculously impressive minor league career I ever saw, and I’m not sure we’ll see it matched from end to end for quite a while.


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Of course, if you’re looking for a bat to come close, Kyle Schwarber’s current line at AA Tennessee is .333/.467/.750, and his career minor league line so far is a Bryant-like .343/.429/.639.


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Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation.