Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 2/22/13
GOODYEAR, Ariz. When Devin Mesoraco sorts through a pile of personal DVDs, hell throw away any showing him dancing with a lamp shade on his head, any showing him as a toddler in diapers and any showing him batting in a major-league game last season. For the 24-year-old Cincinnati Reds catchers, it was a most forgettable year .212 over 54 games and 165 at-bats. And extremely few of those at-bats came in September when he mostly sat in the dugout and watched the baseball world pass by. Yes, I watched a lot of video, said the No. 1 pick out of Punxutawney, Pa. in 2007. I didnt watch last year, but past video when I was going good and I watched different guys who have similar swings throughout the league to see what works for them and what I need to do. He watched Josh Willingham from the Minnesota Twins and Aaron Hill from the Arizona Diamondbacks, so that what works for them I might be able to mold into my swing. Im just trying to get back the swing I had in the past, he said. L...
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Report: Robert Griffin III doesn’t believe he ever had a concussion

Arkansas punter arrested after found urinating on a light pole

Rex Ryan names all four QBs as Buffalo Bills captains in Week 3

Trent Williams signs $66 million contract extension

WATCH: Kenny Chesney joins 'Free Tom Brady' movement

Jeremy Maclin goes on fantasy football Twitter rant

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

WATCH: Notre Dame freshman TE Alizé Jones makes awesome one-handed grab

Brett Favre spoke to South Carolina football at practice

J.T. Barrett named Ohio State captain, not Cardale Jones

Kevin Sumlin tweets joke about Steve Sarkisian

Report: Redskins 'ready to move on' from Robert Griffin III, plan to start Kirk Cousins Week 1

Oregon starting QB added to roster two weeks ago

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Fantasy football round-by-round draft strategy

Ronda Rousey's Carl’s Jr. ad

The WWE Divas Revolution is getting ugly

The NFL’s season kickoff isn’t going as planned, but plans don’t matter in the NFL

The Opening Drive: What happened to all the great Michigan tailbacks?

The 1980s Lakers represent the NBA’s ultimate creation story

The Orioles’ frustrating season

Five greatest NBA players of all-time

Finding signs of life for the Red Sox

10 NFL players set for down seasons in 2015

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker