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Fenway Nation Mar 1, 2015
'Nava-Gating' From Left Side Of The Plate Only

'Nava-Gating' From Left Side Of The Plate Only

Daniel NavaDaniel Nava is making a big change. In 2015, he will hit only from the left side of the plate—giving up years of switch-hitting. The decision comes on the advice of the coaching staff—which believes the outfielder can be much more productive is he learns how to hit left-handed pitching from the port-side of the plate. Will this move change his hitting mechanics much? Says Nava, "It's more the setup where I can see the ball. From the right side, you see with both your eyes, but from the left side, it's a little more challenging. If you're facing Andrew Miller, who's throwing...
Boston Herald Mar 1, 2015
Daniel Nava decides to flip switch

Daniel Nava decides to flip switch

FORT MYERS — Switch-hitting is a pretty nifty talent to have for any ballplayer.For Daniel Nava, nifty isn’t enough when the talent stops paying off.That’s exactly why this spring, he has stopped hitting from the right side and instead has gone all left, all the time.Right-handed pitcher, left-handed pitcher, doesn’t matter — Nava’s staying put in the left-handed hitter’s box.
Full Count | WEEI Feb 28, 2015

Daniel Nava still flirting with idea of not switch-hitting

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Thursday, the Red Sox let Daniel Nava hit left-handed against southpaw reliever Dana Eveland. Saturday, he was in a group that went against another lefty, Tommy Layne. It’s all part of the process. Where it ends up, Nava has no idea. But he figures this is a good a time as […]
Full Count | WEEI Feb 23, 2015

John Farrell is pretty excited about Brock Holt and Daniel Nava on his bench

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Brock Holt and Daniel Nava are the ying and yang of the Red Sox bench. And manager John Farrell acknowledges how well the 2015 Red Sox come together could hinge, in part, on how these two super subs perform. Daniel Nava hit .300 for the final four months of 2014 while […]
KFFL Feb 16, 2015

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