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Andrew Guillotte Developing Well in the Outfield

December 14, 2016

Andrew Guillotte Developing Well in the Outfield

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  Presented with a new role when entering professional baseball, outfielder Andrew Guillotte has developed into a great defender and a solid bat at the top of the lineup every night.  Performing primarily as a leadoff hitter last season in Lansing; Guillotte...

JC Cardenas Fine-Tuning his Skills

November 19, 2016

JC Cardenas Fine-Tuning his Skills

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Developing as a switch hitter generally takes longer to achieve than players who only hit from one side of the plate.  There’s many reasons for this fact, but the primary factor is that it takes longer to create consistency at both sides of the plate with...

Jake Thomas Determined to Succeed

November 4, 2016

Jake Thomas Determined to Succeed

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  Determined to climb the minor league ladder despite his smaller stature, outfielder Jake Thomas proves it takes more than size to succeed in the sport of baseball. Standing just 5’10” and weighing 190 pounds, Thomas played like a much bigger...

Kirby Snead Reliable in First Professional Season

October 30, 2016

Kirby Snead Reliable in First Professional Season

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  Selecting a pitcher from the University of Florida has become the norm for the Toronto Blue Jays in recent years. In fact, the organization has selected a Gator in each of the last three drafts, and four of the last six classes overall. Lefty Kirby Snead...

Jordan Romano Succeeding in the Rotation

October 24, 2016

Jordan Romano Succeeding in the Rotation

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  Transitioning from the bullpen to the rotation proved to be beneficial for right-handed pitcher Jordan Romano in 2016. Beginning his transition during extended spring training, Romano was preparing himself for a bigger workload with the low-A Lansing...

Tayler Saucedo Looking to Find Consistency

October 20, 2016

Tayler Saucedo Looking to Find Consistency

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  Making a name for himself as a member of the Lansing Lugnuts pitching staff, lefty Tayler Saucedo logged 120 1/3 innings for the Blue Jays Midwest League affiliate in 2016. Splitting his time between the rotation and bullpen, Saucedo proved his value to...