19-Year-Old Catcher – Boston Red Sox
2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook
Denney, a third round pick in the 2013 draft, spent the 2013 season with the Red Sox' affiliate in the Gulf Coast League. He didn't hit well there and admitted his approach got out of whack in the tra...
Denney admitted his struggle to hit at the Gulf Coast League in 2013 was due to a change in his plate approach borne out of his days in high school, ESPN Boston reports. "Towards the end of the year, around playoffs, my mindset flipped and I was sitting on off-speed [pitches] and adjusting to the fastball, and I kind of carried that here," he said. "And that's the completely wrong thing to do. You can't adjust to a fastball if you're thinking off-speed because it's a lot quicker than high school."
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Boston Red Sox Roster
MajorsBadenhop, Burke (P)
AAABarnes, Matt (P)
AABachanov, Jon (P)
A+Betts, Mookie (2B)
AButtrey, Ty (P)
RookieAlmonte, Jose (P)
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