Originally posted on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 3/10/12
PHOENIX A cursory glance of the Milwaukee Brewers' Cactus League stats shows some gaudy numbers for catcher Jonathan Lucroy, who had the day off Saturday but leads the team with a .636 batting average (7-for-11) with a home run and two RBI in four games. Lucroy is quick to dismiss those stats. "It's spring training," Lucroy said. "We have a lot of guys raking right now."That's somewhat true, but among Brewers regulars, nobody is having a better spring than Lucroy, who is preparing for his second full season as the Brewers' starting catcher. He's been lauded by his teammates and coaches for his abilities behind the plate and through his first season and a half in the major leagues, his offense has been a work in progress.As a rookie in 2010, Lucroy hit a respectable .253 with four home runs and 26 RBI. His numbers improved last year when he hit .265 with 12 homers and 59 RBI but Lucroy, a career .298 hitter in the minor leagues, has long considered himself a plus-offensive player ...
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