Adam Lind’s approach at the plate continues evolving. The 29-year-old says he has recovered from some “stupid” and “stubborn” moments in the batter’s box to develop as a hitter.
The Blue Jays are playing better now, but they’re still just 17-24 with three quarters of the season remaining. There’s reason to expect some improvement on offence even if the starting rotation remains suspect.
Players sometimes benefit when their teammates get hurt, though they might not want to admit it. Dirk Hayhurst explains how this dynamic applies to the 2013 Blue Jays.