LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Here's a postcard to commemorate Day 3 of FOXSportsSouth.com's embedded coverage from Braves camp, easily the weekend's coldest day (temps in the upper 40slow 50s):
Seven Workout Observations
1. On a separate field outside Champion Stadium, with a stiff crosswind heading out to right-center field, Jason Heyward quickly found his groove, spraying the power alleys with line drives and belting the occasional ball over the right-field fence. On one particular sequence, Heyward launched three homers in five swings.
2. A good number of Braves hitters took extra cuts in the (presumably heated) batting cages, counteracting the chilly conditions on the main field.
3. The outfielders actually practice making on-the-run, over-the-shoulder catches during drill work, just like NFL receivers during training camp. It seems like a fun way to cultivate raw athleticism, with a heavy emphasis on proper footwork and positioning, of course.
4. First-base coach Terry Pend...