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Soto Only Focused on the Present

Sunday was a good day for young players from all over the world to revel in their current success and perhaps think just a little about potential big league stardom at baseball's annual All-Star Futures Game in San Francisco. Cubs catching prospect Geovany Soto was among the players on hand for the event, but his focus was only on the present.

For Soto, the present is a good place to be. After batting .341 through 69 games for Triple-A Iowa, the native of San Juan, P.R., joined fellow prospects from all 30 major league clubs in the Bay Area for his first Futures Game appearance at AT&T Park on Sunday. Soto was a member of the World Team, who beat its U.S. counterparts, 7-2. With Iowa, Soto had recorded a hit in all but one of his... Recommended Stories

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