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Calvin Johnson's batting practice home run at Comerica Park not a surprise to those who watched him at Sandy Creek HS in Atlanta area (Tyrone, GA). Last week, I was sitting on a plane across aisle from a Cubs scout who remembered watching Megatron in a prep baseball game, excited about CJ as a prospect only to be told "forget it. He'll be playing in the NFL soon enough." Funny thing is, this Cubs scout and I were both on a flight to Detroit last weekend when we had the conversation.

Player-wise on bus tour, it's always pretty hard to top @JaredAllen69 & his Top…