Alex Dickerson had a homer, a double, and an error today.
Alex Dickerson had a big day at the plate in today's A-ball game, collecting two hits, including a home run and a double.
The first baseman homered in his first at-bat when the Toronto pitcher left a fastball out over the plate. Dickerson saw the exact same pitch to start the at-bat, and decided to act the second time around.
"I was thinking he would come back with another one," Dickerson said about the pitch. "Just put a good swing on it and it ended up taking off."
The results on the field weren't as strong.
"Mis-read a ground ball today," Dickerson said. "Gotta clean that up tomorrow."
In the second inning, Erik Bedard got the first batter to ground to first base. Dickerson mis-played the ball, bobbling it, and ...
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