Found July 07, 2013 on Indians Baseball Insider:
When it comes to finding success on the diamond, Akron Aeros shortstop Ronny Rodriguez is acutely aware of what he needs to do. "Adjustments," he said. "Every day. Adjustments, adjustments." Rodriguez made a significant adjustment to his swing in mid-May, something that clearly shows up when taking a look at his month-to-month stats: April: .245/.250/.351 line, .601 OPS May: .262/.296/.437 line, .733 OPS June: .392/.405/.532 line, .936 OPS Now, those June stats are pretty unsustainable, but clearly something started working for the 21-year-old. But just what was that change? "It wasn't really any huge change," Akron hitting coach Jim Rickon said. "I think it was more getting him more athletic in his posture and getting to that athletic position where he can actually read the pitch instead of predetermining swing or take... It wasn't a huge change as far as a huge adjustment. That's why he took to it pretty quickly." The phrase &quo...

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The minor leagues may be considered a place for adjustments and learning from mistakes but so far, Enosil Tejeda has mostly seen success. Tejeda, a 24-year-old right-hander from the Dominican Republic, has been one of the double-A Akron Aeros’ most reliable bullpen arms since his promotion from high-A Carolina in May. He signed as a non-drafted free agent in 2010 and has quietly...
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