BRADENTON, Fla. - "They gotta keep working until they start getting feelings. This is about feelings."
Those words came from Francisco Cervelli's mouth, but this wasn't the latest recording of his 'That's Amore' segment for the PNC Park scoreboard. No, Cervelli was talking about what he's learned to be the best mentality to take into Spring Training.
After a long winter away from the diamond, it just takes time to find those "feelings" again, whether we're discussing pitching, hitting or fielding. Repetition surely provides comfort, but only if those are good reps.
That was a topic of conversation around Josh Bell's locker over the weekend inside the Bill McKechnie Clubhouse. After developing a reputation as a relentless seeker of swing truths -- sometimes even adjusting his mecha...
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