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Gil Patterson On A's MILB Pitchers

Michael Ynoa: buffalo soldier?

On Sunday, we caught up with Oakland A's minor league pitching coordinator Gil Patterson, who was in Phoenix at the A's minor league complex running the pitchers' side of the mini-camp for the newly signed draft picks. We talked about A's minor league pitchers from those in extended spring training through Triple-A.

Gil Patterson's comments are organized by team, starting with extended spring training and going up through Triple-A Sacramento. Extended Spring Training OC: How's Michael Ynoa? He had a few set-backs during April and May, but the last three weeks he has stepped it up a little bit. From an organizational perspective, you want to teach these guys to be mentally and physically tough. You can, if...

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