2021 was not kind to Deion Walker; in 80 at-bats, he managed a .200/.340/.300 slash line and an OPS of .640. Walker recently spoke with me about what his mind frame was like after the 21 season.
If there’s one Pirates’ prospect that isn’t very known in the system, it’s Deion Walker. I’ve recently started to get to know Walker and I can tell you that this dude is grinding his ass off to propel himself into recognition. pic.twitter.com/CZP86OgQsv
If there’s one Pirates’ prospect that isn’t very known in the system, it’s Deion Walker. I’ve recently started to get to know Walker and I can tell you that this dude is grinding his ass off to propel himself into recognition. pic.twitter.com/CZP86OgQsv— Cody Potanko (@2HG013) February 3, 2022
"When I came home, I wasn't satisfied at all," said Walker. "I was angry, upset, and looking for someone or something to blame for how the year had gone. I stressed over everything except for what I could control, and that's when I changed, I shut up and dug in."
After that impassioned speech, I think we all wanted to know the details of how Walker changed and what he started to do differently. Some change diets, weight room routines, swings, and other things.
"After two weeks off, I went to the gym every single day except the occ...
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