RockHounds' Atherton Looks For Control/Whitaker Keeps Mashing When Healthy
The RockHounds Tim Atherton has struggled so far in his promotion to Double A. Manager Ryan Christenson believes Atherton has great ability and just needs to locate pitches better.
Josh Whitaker has been arguably the most consistent hitter for the RockHounds. Whitaker hits for average and power as long a she stays healthy. The outfielder was hurt after being promoted to Triple A last season and recently dealt with a hamstring injury.