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Naugatuck native Pat Dean played last season for the Single-A Fort Myers Miracle in Florida. He opened this season with the Double-A New Britain Rock Cats and was recently called up to pitch for the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings. Dean is 1-0 with 10 strikeouts, three walks and a 1.26 ERA in his first two starts for the Red Wings. -FORT MYERS MIRACLE

Dean continues chasing big league dreams

In his third professional season, Naugatuck native Pat Dean continues to progress — physically and mentally. This year, the 23-year-old lefty earned an all-star selection for the Fort Myers (Fla.)…

Former Greyhound Pat Dean, seen here pitching in 2007 for Naugy, was promoted for the second time this season within the Minnesota Twins’ minor league system. He will pitch with the Double-A New Britain Rock Cats. RA ARCHIVE

Dean navigates ups and downs of being a pro

Pat Dean started his first full season in pro ball on a positive note. Now he wants to end it that way. Dean plans to make three or four more…