In his first year with a season-long squad, Sean McCraw has impressed. His consistent hitting and…
The Building Blocks of Pena
"My body is still fresh," said Francisco Pena in regards to the toll of the season. "It's been fun and after about 40 games, I'm still feeling strong." His has pushed his young body unlike ever before. Playing more games at a greater pace taxes a young ballplayer's body and affects performance. Such drain does not discriminate in who it appears. However, for a catcher, the affects can accumulate twice as fast, not to mention a catcher of Pena's age. Let us call Pena for what he is – a kid. At 17, he is still a kid playing among peers who are of greater physical maturity and have adapted to the doubleheaders, the long bus rides and the road trips. However, he has assumed the burden of professional training. "Our conditioning coach works hard with all of us. Some guys are older than...
30 Fans online
- When will Sandy ever be on the hotseat?
- August 18, 2014: Cubs @ Mets (Hendricks-Torres) - 12:10 PM
- August 20, 2014: Mets @ Athletics (Wheeler-Samardzija) - 3:35 PM
- Mets vs Cubs The Who Cares Edition 8/17
- 8/15/14 Where's the GDT?