Rookie Sensation Joc Pederson Brings a New Era of Excitement to the Dodgers' Outfield

Rookie phenom Joc Pederson is getting it done for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

If you thought the Los Angeles Dodgers would have a tough time filling the spot in center field vacated by Matt Kemp, you must not have known about Joc Pederson.

The 23-year-old phenom had been biding his time in the Dodgers' minor league system since he was drafted by the team out of high school in 2010. A California native, Pederson rose through the minors quickly, hopping from Single-A to Triple-A in just two years. He became the second Dodgers minor leaguer ever to post two 20/20 seasons, and in 2014, he was named Most Valuable Player in the Pacific Coast League after hitting .303 and leading the league in home runs, runs, walks and OPS.

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