Oakland A’s manager Bob Melvin says he has been pleased with the quality of his hitters’ at-bats this spring after the team ranked last in the American League last season in on-base percentage and runs scored. “I do like the fact that everybody’s kind of bought into it for the most part, understanding that’s what we have to do to be successful and that we can’t be last in on-base percentage again,” he said.
Oakland A’s manager Bob Melvin says he has been pleased with the quality of his hitters’ at-bats this spring after the team ranked last in the American League last season in on-base percentage and runs scored. “I do like the fact that everybody’s kind of bought into it for the most part, understanding that’s what we have to do to be successful and that we can’t be last in on-base percentage again,” he said. Jeff Chiu Associated Press file
Oakland A’s manager Bob Melvin says he has been pleased with the quality of his hitters’ at-bats this spring after the team ranked last in the American League last season in on-base percentage and runs scored. “I do like the fact that everybody’s kind of bought into it for the most part, understanding that’s what we have to do to be successful and that we can’t be last in on-base percentage again,” he said. Jeff Chiu Associated Press file

A’s message to hitters this season: ‘Try to get your pitch’

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