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Pastornicky Continuing To Improve

Pastornicky is hitting .423 with RISP

After beginning the 2012 season as the rookie shortstop for the Atlanta Braves, Tyler Pastornicky is continuing to improve his game in Triple-A. He came out of Spring Training with a starting spot in Atlanta but was moved to Gwinnett after the Braves decided to call up Andrelton Simmons from Double-A. Since then, he has not been discouraged and continues to improve in every aspect of his game.

Pastornicky has been a foul pole to foul pole hitter, making him a nightmare for any pitcher that has to face him. Pastornicky is hitting .264 with 14 doubles in 144 at-bats and has only struck out 20 times while in Gwinnett. Despite his continued success, Pastornicky knows that he has plenty of room to improve. "I've been streaky," Pastornicky admitted. "I've either been really hot or really... Recommended Stories

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