PHOTO: A's set up dueling batting cages

This would (probably?) be too dangerous with fielders out on the diamond, but absent them it's a great idea on getting some extra batting practice for players in camp in an efficient fashion:

Oh, Bob Melvin and those crazy A's. What ever will they think of next?

I love this idea. Put a right-handed pitcher on one side with an L-screen and a lefty in the other while cycling through hitters seeing pitches from each side. Again, this is efficient. Well done, as usual, Athletics brass.

Hat-tip: Hardball Talk

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