Kimberly Contreras was on hand for the first workout for many of the members of the Oakland Athletics draft class at Fitch Park in Mesa, Arizona. Above is video of top Oakland A’s pick Austin Beck taking his first batting practice as an official member of the A’s organization.
Beck was the sixth-overall pick in the 2017 MLB Draft. He signed with the A’s earlier this week for a team-record $5.3 million. Beck, a native of North Carolina, has prodigious raw power, as you can see in the video.
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