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Homer leader A-Gon insists he's not a power hitter

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LOS ANGELES -- After belting his eighth homer of the season, which puts him in the NL lead, Adrian Gonzalez continues to insist that he is not a "power hitter."

Funny, because he sure looks like one right now. How does manager Don Mattingly view him these days?

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LOS ANGELES -- After belting his eighth homer of the season, which puts him in the NL lead, Adrian Gonzalez continues to insist that he is not a "power hitter."

Funny, because he sure looks like one right now. How does manager Don Mattingly view him these days?

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"He's a line-drive hitter with power," the manager said. "He can not be a power hitter all year long. Just keep hitting them at this pace and we'll be happy."

Scott Miller is a contributor to MLB.com.

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