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Pirates Prospect Interview: JaCoby Jones

JaCoby Jones

After a red hot streak West Virginia Power shortstop JaCoby Jones has cooled a little bit. He is batting .256 in his last ten games with one home run. For the season Jones is hitting a solid .291 in 95 games with 16 home runs and 53 RBI. caught up with the 22-year old former LSU standout recently.

PD – You were on a tremendous power surge at one point, what was happening for you during that peroid? JJ – I was just seeing the ball well, letting my hands work and working with our hitting coach Keoni [De Renne]. I kinda changed my swing a little bit, dropped my hands down a little more. I had a huge leg kick and I changed that a little bit so I can see the offspeed a little better... Recommended Stories

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