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Scram Enjoying Success in West Michigan

Scram is playing his first full year with the Caps

Deik Scram was off to a slow start in the Midwest League. The Tigers' 18th round pick of the 2006 draft was batting as low as .120 in mid-April for the West Michigan Whitecaps. But after a slight adjustment, Scram caught a groove and his average rose; fast.

From April 21 through May 6, Deik Scram went on an 11 game hitting streak which raised his average to .344 at its peak. In seven of those games, he had multiple hits, including a game on May 6 in which he stroked two triples and a double with an RBI and three runs scored versus Burlington. The secret to his success? Nothing more than a little Baseball 101. "Basically it's just been seeing the... Recommended Stories

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