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TigsTown Q&A: LHP Alex Burgos

How is Burgos adjusting to a new role?

After an impressive 2011 campaign, southpaw Alex Burgos skyrocketed up the TigsTown Top 50 rankings. Recently, Burgos was kind enough to check in with us to discuss his new role in Lakeland's bullpen and what he's learned from last season's struggles.

TigsTown: Statistically, 2012 was a rough season for you Alex. You lost ten games, posted a 4.90 ERA and lead the Florida State League with 88 walks. Looking back, what went wrong? Alex Burgos: I had a couple of good starts then all of the sudden, I walked a lot of guys one outing and it became mental for me. I tried so many things with my mechanics and nothing seemed to work. Mentally I wasn't...

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