PRACTICE REPORT: Alabama holds first practice of the springBy Cody Estremera | 01/26/2018 4:04pm
Alabama held its first open practice of the spring on Friday. The team practiced for an hour and a half then held an inter-squad scrimmage.
- Catchers worked on throw downs to all three bases.
- Hitters worked on bunting and base running while taking on field bating practice.
- Cobie Vance, who started every game at second base all last year, was the starting third baseman during the scrimmage. He worked at third during most of the fall.
- Chandler Avant was at second base for the crimson team, while Landan Sartain was the shortstop. Avant started all 54 games at short last year.
- Dylan Duarte started for the grey team, while Sam Finnerty started for the crimson team.
- Jett Manning played short for the grey team, while Jon Trousdale started at second.
- Keith Holcombe started at left field for the grey team.