Originally Posted by SoCalBronco
I dont think its fair to say he just started working hard this summer. Wabbit reported last year he saw him at the Valley in late January starting to work out, a full month before the workout program began. Perhaps he had alot of strength issues to work on and only partially met his goals in that area last year and needed more time to work on them. He was definitely out there working hard last year.
OK...now that makes some sense...that's what I'm looking for, some kind of evidence about what he was doing up till now. Thanks for the info. In any case, it sounds like he's now more equipped to be the guy we drafted instead of just the homerun threat Plummer can look for a couple times a game.