• Full name John Rhyne Hughes
  • Born 09/09/1983 in Picayune, MS
  • Profile Ht.: 6'2" / Wt.: 215 / Bats: L / Throws: L
  • School Pearl River CC
  • Debut 04/24/2010
  • Drafted in the 8th round (225th overall) by the Tampa Bay Rays in 2004 (signed for $275,000).
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    OF Rhyne Hughes had 18 homers this spring and was a prime candidate to be the state's juco player of the year. A part-time pitcher, he has enough arm for right field. He has a college-ready bat and projects to hit for at least average power with a strong lefthanded swing.

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  • Rated Best Defensive 1B in the Florida State League in 2007

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