Scout Premium Content

Hard Work Paying Dividends For Maxwell

STOCKTON - Since turning pro in 2012, catcher Bruce Maxwell has focused extensively on improving his defense. Now more comfortable behind the dish, Maxwell is able to spend more energy on the offensive-side of his game, and he is already seeing positive results.

Stockton Ports' catcher Bruce Maxwell's potential with the bat is so great that Oakland A's Director of Player Personnel Billy Owens refers to him as "Bruce Wayne Maxwell because he's the Batman." Yet much of Maxwell's focus from a development perspective since turning pro has been on his defense. Until this season, his offensive numbers didn't reflect his abilities at the plate. However, now more...

OaklandClubhouse.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Tweets