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Sublett Back To His Patient Approach

Damon Sublett is back to taking walks

A lot of player development at the minor league level is trying new things to see what works. Second baseman Damon Sublett - who was told to employ a very aggressive approach at the plate in the Hawaiian Winter League - quickly found out over the offseason that simply isn't his game. Now going back to his patient style, he has enjoyed one of the better camps in the organization this Spring.

"It's a lot better," Damon Sublett said of his patient approach. "That's just the way I am, I'm a patient guy. If I get deep into the count, that's the way I do it. It's just a lot better going back to the old way." Completely changing his approach with the Waikiki BeachBoys over the offseason, he hit just .253 and walked only three times in 78 plate appearances, a far cry from the player...

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