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Peyton on Eugene hitting prospects

Jason Hagerty

Former Eugene Emeralds hitting coach Eric Peyton talks about the challenge of switch-hitting for Jason Hagerty, the improvement of Emmanuel Quiles, the talent of Edinson Rincon, the future for Matt Vern, the athleticism of Everett Williams, as we discuses the hitters in the San Diego Padres short-season affiliate.

You have Jason Hagerty – a switch-hitter. Is it tough to keep Jason in line when he might have two different swings? Eric Peyton: It was fun for me. It was a challenge because he's not getting enough work from either side, so I was trying to talk to him about that. He was a catcher, and he did a lot of bullpens and all that. He's a very busy man, but he does hit from both sides. He has two... Recommended Stories

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