Base-running: Slow and knows it. Often removed for pinch runners.
D. PHILLEY, rf; bats L-R, throws R
Batting: Left-handed he has most power, but is not good curve-ball hitter and is bothered by change-up. Right-handed, hits curve, change-up and low fast ball well. Keep fast ball high, inside or outside, with plenty on it.
Fielding: Gets good jump and has good speed. Will fight fence for ball. Strong accurate arm.
Base-running: Good gambler; slides hard. Rough going into 2d.
G. STRICKLAND, ss; bats R, throws R
Batting: Likes high fast ball and has home-run power on that pitch. Doesn't like fast ball down and in, or curve down. Don't dust him; a good competitor and may get tougher after knockdown. Pull hitter; does not bunt, so play 3rd baseman deep.
Fielding: Wide range either way, very strong arm. Alert fielder, runs infield. Crosses base well on DP.
Base-running: Seldom will steal but tries for extra base. Not fast down line.
J. HEGAN, c; bats R, throws R