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A Less Aggressive Rosario

Rosario is trying to slow the game down

STATEN ISLAND, NY - Focusing on controlling his aggression on defense and perfecting his discipline is the plate, Jose Rosario left Extended Spring Training overcoming two injuries, and is looking to make strides in the right direction. Now a member of the Staten Island Yankee team, he is adjusting to the New York atmosphere, and continues to make improvements to his offensive and defensive game.

"I was really working on my strike zone discipline and my swing overall [during Extended]," Rosario said through the help of a translator. "I was struggling a little early on. I was being really aggressive on defense and I needed to calm it down. I need to be more calm by not charging everything. "For the most part I accomplished my goals in extended. Sometimes, I'm able to calm my... Recommended Stories