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Holden Adjusts Approach for New Season

Holden looks to improve his leadoff skills

The Savannah outfielder has always been known for his all-out, tough as nails style of play on the field, but after a shaky year at the plate in 2007, Holden returned to camp fixed on changing his style of play to utilize his best traits. Inside Pitch spoke with the fourth-year outfielder as minor league camp gets into full swing.

Ask Joe Holden about his physical gifts and even he will admit he does not possess the size or power to compete middle of the order outfielders. Therefore, after three seasons after maximizing his power and attempting to put up the biggest numbers possible, Holden re-evaluated his approach over the winter and decided this season he would use his best tools to make his impact—namely his... Recommended Stories