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Updated: 04/08/2013 10:57:10AM

Vettleson gives Crabs a sweet swing

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SUN PHOTO BY KATHERINE GODINA

Charlotte Stone Crabs outfielder Drew Vettleson tracks a fly ball during drills at Tuesday's practice at Charlotte Sports Park

SUN PHOTO BY KATHERINE GODINA Stone Crab's Drew Vettleson talkes to another player between drills at Tuesday's practice at Charlotte Sports Park

SUN PHOTO BY KATHERINE GODINA

Charlotte Stone Crabs outfielder Drew Vettleson tries on his teammates sunglasses during batting practice at Tuesday's practice at Charlotte Sports Park

By LAURA MYERS

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PORT CHARLOTTE – When Drew Vettleson was young, he and his dad, Jerry, would hit the batting cages time and time again.

His dad taught him to be versatile as a hitter — that a batter who can hit to all parts of the field, who won’t be fooled when a pitcher throws him inside or outside, is a valuable player. From the time Drew was a 5-year-old playing tee ball, they worked on his swing.

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