La Stella Working His Way Through It

LYNCHBURG, VA - The first month of the season could not have gone much better for Lynchburg Hillcats second baseman Tommy La Stella. He is well into his second season as a professional baseball player, and after enjoying a month of tearing the cover off the baseball, it's time for Hillcats coaches and everyone watching to see how he handles his first professional slump.

Normally in the third spot in the Lynchburg lineup, Tommy La Stella's game is more like a traditional two hitter; moving runners over, bunting and doing whatever it takes to keep the Hillcats offense running smoothly.

"He's been hitting third for us all year," hitting coach Bobby Moore said. "Even though he's hitting third he's still going to do the little things like moving guys over, putting the ball in play on a hit and run.

"He hits third here, but he's still got to play like a two-hole type hitter and spray the ball around, sacrifice bunt or move a guy over from second with no outs."

Even though the Hillcats offense is still producing runs during his recent slump, La Stella's important role in the offense is a big reason why he and his teammates are eager to get him back to his old self, but La Stella knows that his struggles will help him down the road.

"I'd say more than anything I've been working on my mental focus and toughness and trusting myself that no matter what happens out there it's all going to work out in the end," La Stella said. "I know I've put the time in physically.

"I've worked hard and done my homework. I've just got to trust that it's going to be there in the end, even if it's not necessarily materializing right now."

Yes, the hits may not be falling for him at the moment, but La Stella has some serious talent that could help make any team better. He has impressed coaches with his ability to swing the bat. Now it's just a matter of not trying to do too much.

"Tommy is a pure hitter," Moore said. "He sprays the ball all over the field with power. For him, it's not trying to hit for power and just trusting his swing. That power will come within his natural swing."

La Stella spent the offseason working out and training at Coastal Carolina University, where he played baseball in college. Most of the professional players that Coastal Carolina has produced often come back to live at the school during the offseason and train at their facilities, and the Hillcats second baseman took advantage of that opportunity to work on everything from his swing to his defense, arm strength and quickness.

The work didn't stop when he reported to camp, as his defense quickly became the object of his focus.

"One of the things they mentioned to me was working the double-play turns and everything like that," La Stella said. "Continuing to improve on the double play feeds and turns was one that I really worked on with the coaching staff down there."

Since putting in the work on his defense, coaches have taken notice, but there are always things to work on.

"He's done very nice turning double plays this year," manager Luis Salazar said. "He needs to continue to work on his defense, especially the backhand up the middle. He doesn't trust the backhand when a ground ball is hit up the middle. That's the only thing he needs to work on."

There are still things for him to work on, but give La Stella some credit. He knows how to work hard, and he knows that the process will take some time.

"Obviously there are still things that I'm improving on and I need to continue to improve on," La Stella said. "Nobody here is big league ready, or else they would be in the big leagues.

"There are still plenty of things I need to improve on defensively, but from where I started to where I am now I'm definitely pleased with the progress."

Even though he's had his share of struggles, La Stella has showed that he has the potential to rise through the ranks of the Braves system.

"I'm pleased with what I see," Moore said. "Does he need to continue to work on it? Absolutely, but the way he swings a bat, he could be a major league hitter."

With that kind of ability, a little hard work from Tommy La Stella should go a long way.


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\r\n \r\n\r\nNormally in the third spot in the Lynchburg lineup, Tommy La Stella's game is more like a traditional two hitter; moving runners over, bunting and doing whatever it takes to keep the Hillcats offense running smoothly.
\r\n
\r\n\"He's been hitting third for us all year,\" hitting coach Bobby Moore said. \"Even though he's hitting third he's still going to do the little things like moving guys over, putting the ball in play on a hit and run.
\r\n
\r\n\"He hits third here, but he's still got to play like a two-hole type hitter and spray the ball around, sacrifice bunt or move a guy over from second with no outs.\"
\r\n
\r\nEven though the Hillcats offense is still producing runs during his recent slump, La Stella's important role in the offense is a big reason why he and his teammates are eager to get him back to his old self, but La Stella knows that his struggles will help him down the road.
\r\n
\r\n\"I'd say more than anything I've been working on my mental focus and toughness and trusting myself that no matter what happens out there it's all going to work out in the end,\" La Stella said. \"I know I've put the time in physically.
\r\n
\r\n\"I've worked hard and done my homework. I've just got to trust that it's going to be there in the end, even if it's not necessarily materializing right now.\"
\r\n
\r\nYes, the hits may not be falling for him at the moment, but La Stella has some serious talent that could help make any team better. He has impressed coaches with his ability to swing the bat. Now it's just a matter of not trying to do too much.
\r\n
\r\n\"Tommy is a pure hitter,\" Moore said. \"He sprays the ball all over the field with power. For him, it's not trying to hit for power and just trusting his swing. That power will come within his natural swing.\"
\r\n
\r\nLa Stella spent the offseason working out and training at Coastal Carolina University, where he played baseball in college. Most of the professional players that Coastal Carolina has produced often come back to live at the school during the offseason and train at their facilities, and the Hillcats second baseman took advantage of that opportunity to work on everything from his swing to his defense, arm strength and quickness.
\r\n
\r\nThe work didn't stop when he reported to camp, as his defense quickly became the object of his focus.
\r\n
\r\n\"One of the things they mentioned to me was working the double-play turns and everything like that,\" La Stella said. \"Continuing to improve on the double play feeds and turns was one that I really worked on with the coaching staff down there.\"
\r\n
\r\nSince putting in the work on his defense, coaches have taken notice, but there are always things to work on.
\r\n
\r\n\"He's done very nice turning double plays this year,\" manager Luis Salazar said. \"He needs to continue to work on his defense, especially the backhand up the middle. He doesn't trust the backhand when a ground ball is hit up the middle. That's the only thing he needs to work on.\"
\r\n
\r\nThere are still things for him to work on, but give La Stella some credit. He knows how to work hard, and he knows that the process will take some time.
\r\n
\r\n\"Obviously there are still things that I'm improving on and I need to continue to improve on,\" La Stella said. \"Nobody here is big league ready, or else they would be in the big leagues.
\r\n
\r\n\"There are still plenty of things I need to improve on defensively, but from where I started to where I am now I'm definitely pleased with the progress.\"
\r\n
\r\nEven though he's had his share of struggles, La Stella has showed that he has the potential to rise through the ranks of the Braves system.
\r\n
\r\n\"I'm pleased with what I see,\" Moore said. \"Does he need to continue to work on it? Absolutely, but the way he swings a bat, he could be a major league hitter.\"
\r\n
\r\nWith that kind of ability, a little hard work from Tommy La Stella should go a long way.
\r\n
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