Alen Hanson has been a regular on the highlights recently. His bat has come alive after a slow start and in the first game of Saturday's doubleheader, he had three hits, including the RBI single shown below. In recent days, Hanson has been highlighted for his two-run double from Friday and his home run from Thursday.
Last year in 35 games for Altoona, he posted a .679 OPS. Even with his slow start this year, Hanson's recent hot streak has raised his OPS to .707 in 25 games. He started the year on a 3-for-20 streak in the first five games. Hanson is hitting .289 in the 20 games since then and using his speed well with four triples and seven stolen bases.
He still has a few things to work on with six walks and 22 strikeouts. Those numbers both need to improve slightly. Defensive issues...
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