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Padres MLN: A lesson learned

Infield instructor Gary Jones

Peoria, AZ-- Fielding is often the difference between winning and losing and the Low-A club – made up by a majority of players who were in the Arizona Rookie League last year, found that out the hard way on Sunday morning.

"There are 14 routine plays," infield instructor Gary Jones explained to the prospects. "You have to make them all." And therein was the challenge. Gary Jones at the plate – hit the ball to all areas of the field in all sorts of situations and the fielders had to execute the plays based on what Jones called out – men on base, two outs, the bases empty, no one on base, backup each fielder... Recommended Stories

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