Judging the Royals

May 30, 2013 4:32 PM

George Brett, my personal hitting instructor

The winter before he retired, George Brett was my personal hitting instructor. I had just started playing baseball in a men’s amateur league and had already received some hitting instruction—which was amazing. When I was a kid, if you sucked, they sent you home; not to a hitting coach. It was eye-opening to find out you could actually learn to be a better hitter—not necessarily good—but better.

Judging the Royals

Lee Judge shares insights from KC's major-leaguers.

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