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Duda Making Adjustments

Duda knows the strike zone but is still adjusting

BINGHAMTON, NY - Third-year first baseman Lucas Duda debuts in Double-A this year, yet that will not stop him from making further adjustments at the plate. Duda owns one of the best hitting eye's in the system, but is still working on his swing to maximize his power and production.

The key to Lucas Duda's 2009 season is no secret. The 6'4, 255 pound, lefty first basemen's success is contingent on consistency. The same guy who holds the Cyclones record for recording a hit in 17 straight games in 2007, batted a dismal .213 through 48 games in June and July of 2008. Hopefully with a more refined approach at the plate, to go along with more experience facing better... Recommended Stories