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Dirk Hayhurst: An Unconventional Note Taker

Dirk Hayhurst

PORTLAND, OR-- To continue our series on the notes and preparation players take, reliever Dirk Hayhurst went under the microscope for his thoughts on the subject.

Do you keep a notebook on hitters? Dirk Hayhurst: I do not keep a notebook on hitters. I keep a notebook on feel. For example, I throw four pitches and not everyday does the ball feel the same in my hand. But one day you'll have a changeup that's just, ‘oh my gosh, if I had that everyday, wow, it'd be like a Jedi mind trick out there.' So, I'll write down how it felt that day and I'll use as... Recommended Stories

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