Media Day in Kansas City started with interviews with American League All-Stars and coaches. Royals manager Ned Yost talks about the first half of the season as well as what makes Billy Butler a great hitter.
Yost not only raves about his pure ability, but he says Butler is one of the most dedicated hitters when it comes to learning about opposing pitchers and understanding the science of hitting.
Butler explains why he dedicates so much time to learning and how he acquired a knack for understanding the intricate details of hitting.
AUDIO Ned Yost interview
AUDIO Billy Butler raw interview