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MLB Scouting Notes: Cano's Stance Alterations

MLB Scouting Notes: Cano's Stance Alterations

Most players make small tweaks in their game from year to year. Some of these adjustments are noticeable and some may go completely unnoticed throughout a season. Robinson Cano has made some adjustments to his setup at the plate to open the 2012 season. The question, however, is will these changes be for the best?

Robinson Cano arrived in the big leagues with an open stance and an approach that had him gliding into the ball. Since Yankees' hitting coach, Kevin Long, has gotten his hands on him though, Cano has moved toward a far more closed stance and a simpler stride and load. With both incarnations of Cano's stance and swing, he's been highly successful. However, it's safe to say Cano has been more... Recommended Stories

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