Originally Posted by rdivaldi
While I am not high on Dayan either, I thought he looked a little more comfortable at the plate and he did take more pitches than in 2012. Also, most 24 year olds do not have 1000+ major league at bats. People forget that he's still a young player.
The new batting coach seems to value patience at the plate, maybe he'll be able to get through to him.
He has zero pitch recognition ability. Whatever they have to do with him, it'll involve breaking down his approach from square one. He's played a lot of baseball already for something like that. It's a long shot.