GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Pirates have what they call a “no touch” policy when a new minor leaguer enters the system. For the first few months after the player arrives, they’re in strict evaluation mode. The focus is to evaluate the player’s game, rather than immediately trying to change him. The approach makes sense, as […]
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