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Rivera Looking To Maintain

Rivera has a .962 OPS through 37 games

SAVANNAH, GA - T.J. Rivera is off to a quick start in 2012 that already includes the April 23-29 South Atlantic League (SAL) Player of the Week Award. Rivera hopes that a focus on flexibility and a sound hitting approach will continue the success he has already had thus far.

When T.J. Rivera headed into the 2011-12 offseason he knew he had to prepare his body for his first full length professional season in 2012. To accomplish his goal of a successful six month minor league campaign, Rivera decided to focus on flexibly and lower body strength. Working out with other professional players at his alma mater Troy University, Rivera did plyometric exercises and... Recommended Stories