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Ever-confident Walker Buehler is raring to deliver for Dodgers against Brewers

In the fall of 2012, a gangly 18-year-old from Lexington, Ky., matriculated to Vanderbilt. He had turned down an offer to sign with the Pittsburgh Pirates so he could play college baseball. His stature would draw comparisons to Tim Lincecum, and his arsenal would one day remind his big league catcher of Justin Verlander. But Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin saw a different pitcher when he watched the teenage Walker Buehler.

What you need to know about Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Dylan Floro of Merced County

Dylan Floro, a Merced County native and former Buhach Colony star pitcher, is pitching for the Los Angeles Dodgers in baseball’s National League Championship series against the Milwaukee Brewers.