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A-Ball with Erik Oas Episode 15: Modern day hitting development with Frank Moore

A longtime instructor in the Marlins organization, Frank Moore shares his principles for helping young players develop at the plate.

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A full LumberKings report on one of the hottest teams in the Midwest League. Previous podcast guest right-hander Jake Walters has earned his first professional win, while the rest of the team’s pitching staff is in flux following a pair of roster moves. Josh Roberson is due to make his long-awaited return from the injured list in the coming days.

Hitting coach Frank Moore joins us (8:30) to discuss his experiences in the Marlins organization, the evolution of offensive strategy in baseball, and the development of particular LumberKings this season.

Enjoy Episode 15 of A-Ball!

Moore split his playing career between the Rays and Marlins farm systems, slashing .276/.328/.380 with 34 home runs over the course of 870 MiLB games. He entered the coaching ranks shortly after retirement.

Follow Moore on Instagram at @absolute_hitting.

The Fish Stripes podcast is home to Miami Marlins shows Fish Bites, Earning Their Stripes and A-Ball with Erik Oas. All new episodes are posted to You can also find them on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Megaphone or wherever you normally get your pods.

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