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MMLN – Report Date Grows Closer

Jeff Flagg is looking better at first base

PORT ST. LUCIE – The official report date for all prospects is not until this Wednesday, but the workouts are getting more focused as nearly every farmhand is already on site. The position players are hitting their drills hard and showing off how their fundamentals have improved since the conclusion of last season. Inside Pitch was there for the action.

Francisco Pena reported to camp in the best shape of his young career. The 19-year-old backstop looks much leaner with added muscle, and looks ready to better handle the demands of catching 100-plus games in St. Lucie this season. He showed off quality arm strength and some better footwork during catcher workouts. Jeff Flagg relies most on his bat out of all of his tools, but showed... Recommended Stories