Scout Premium Content

MadFriars' Interview: Phil Plantier-Part II

LAKE ELSINORE: In part two of our interview with Storm manager Phil Plantier he discusses the progress of centerfielder Reymond Fuentes is making on becoming the Padres' leadoff hitter of the future.

What do you have to do to become an effective lead-off hitter - or speed guy - on the major leagues particularly in the case of CF Reymond Fuentes? Phil Plantier: You are not going to make a living by going over the top of the outfield if you can't do it. A player needs to look in the mirror and honestly say what do I do well. Fuentes can run well and his offensive game needs to be built...

MadFriars.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Forums


0 Fans online
    Join The Conversation

    Tweets