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Oakland A's Q&A: Gil Patterson, Part Two

James Simmons has made a number of improvements.

In the final part of our off-season interview with Oakland A's Minor League Pitching Coordinator Gil Patterson, we discuss the improvements made by James Simmons, Tyson Ross, Carlos Hernandez, Andrew Bailey, Jared Lansford and more...

For part one of this interview, please click here. OaklandClubhouse: You mentioned Carlos Hernandez earlier. He won the Most Outstanding Pitcher award during Instructs, right? Gil Patterson: Yes, he was outstanding. You saw his numbers from this year. You know how you might watch a guy and watch his stuff and you'll say, ‘his stuff is okay.' Then the next thing you know, it's the sixth or...

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