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Black Not Forcing Anything

DANVILLE, VA - One of the toughest lessons any young ball player can learn is to try and not force things on the field, to allow the game to come to them. While Danville outfielder Justin Black hasn't had a whole lot of success to date, he says he's already learned this most valuable lesson.

"He's a heck of a player", Danville skipper Jonathan Shuerholz said after a tough night for left fielder Justin Black in the season opener. "It was the first game and we're not worried. He's got a ton of potential and we're really excited about him." In his first night in Danville Black went 0-4 with two strike outs. "He struck out, but he struck out swinging. We like to see that controlled...