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Sims Focused On The Right Things

It was a successful debut season for last year's first round pick, Lucas Sims. He posted a combined 3.71 ERA between the Gulf Coast League and Danville Braves, and struck out 39 batters in 34 innings. He isn't focused on numbers, however, as he gets set to begin his first full season in 2013.

"I feel like it went really well, I learned a lot," Sims said of his debut season last year. "I feel like that can really help me through this [upcoming] season just from my quick little stint in the minors and learning the ropes and the change in play. "Things speed up and a lot more goes into it. I think I'm really prepared and I'm expecting a really good season." He only pitched in...