With Chambers eliminated from the race, now only Shane Robinson may be blocking Komatsu's leap from Double-A straight to the major leagues. The left-handing hitting Komatsu has a .279 spring average through Monday. Among his 12 hits in 43 at-bats are a pair of doubles, and two triples as well. The Californian has driven in eight and scored five.
In the following interview, Komatsu discusses his background, the present as well as what the future might be up ahead.
What's coming next? Other exclusive interviews ahead in this series include Matt Adams, Tommy Pham, Moises Rodriguez, John Vuch, Derrick May and Chris Maloney.
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