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Lyerly Still Adjusting To Double-A

Lyerly is hitting .200 in his last ten games

Rob Lyerly has played pretty well since being called up to Double-A but he certainly has encountered some difficulties playing at a higher level. Lyerly is currently hitting .253, an average that dropped drastically after he went through a 0-21 slump.

"I went through a pretty rough stretch there," Rob Lyerly said. "When you're struggling you're facing some good arms; you're missing some pitches you could hit, and then their making good pitches, and nothings falling, so it was pretty rough." During the stretch Lyerly's strikeout rate was sky high and it just seemed like nothing was going his way. He broke out of the slump with a two-hit... Recommended Stories

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