GREENSBORO, NC - Jase Bowen spent most of the 2022 season in Single-A Bradenton, where he posted an .805 OPS while repeating the level.
Bowen was promoted to High-A Greensboro, and has a .535 OPS through his first 27 games. He's shown good plate patience and improved power this year, though the results at the higher level haven't been consistent yet.
While watching him in Greensboro earlier this month, there was an at-bat on September 3rd that stood out. In this at-bat, Bowen battled back from an 0-2 count to line a triple to left-center field. Here was the full at-bat.
This was an outstanding at-bat by Jase Bowen, who just turned 22 yesterday. Bowen put Greensboro on the board with a triple, after doing a great job of fouling off a few 2-2 pitches. #Pirates pic.twitter.com/ek0oihak0b
This was an outstanding at-bat by Jase Bowen, who just turned 22 yesterday. Bowen put Greensboro on the board with a triple, after doing a great job of fouling off a few 2-2 pitches. #Pirates pic.twitter.com/ek0oihak0b— Tim Williams (@TimWilliamsP2) September 3, 2022
The next day, I asked Bowen what was on his mind as he fought back for the hit.
PITCH ONE: STRIKE ONE (0-1)
Bowen: The first pitch, I was just t...
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