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Tornicasa on TinCaps hitting prospects

Jaff Decker

FORT WAYNE: Tom Tornicasa is in his 10th year in the Padres' organization and his fifth year as the hitting coach in Fort Wayne. Players up and down the system praise "Torni" as the ultimate swing doctor that can get them back on track from the deepest slumps.

Since you have been doing this for a long time, what are your general impressions of Jaff Decker? Tom Tornicasa: He's pretty good. He has a lot of potential and can hit, but there are still things he needs to figure out. Pitch selection, his approach, because he is inconsistent with it at times, but he still knows how to hit. He still needs to learn a little bit more about pitch selection. Don... Recommended Stories

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