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July 14, 2013 8:41 PM

For first time, Bubba Starling deals with slump

For the first time as an athlete, one who has thrived in multiple sports, Bubba Starling is dealing with baseball’s humbling nature. During his days as a three-sport star at Gardner Edgerton High, Starling could simply out-athlete any opponent and will himself to success. Just two years removed from his remarkable high school days, and a season after hitting .275 for the Royals’ rookie team in Burlington, N.C., Starling is struggling for an extended period for the first time.

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