Red Sox Academy: Hitting Off The Tee With Xander Bogaerts

As the old saying goes, “practice makes perfect.”

And that saying especially rings true for anyone with aspirations of making it to the big leagues.

Major League Baseball players spend countless hours working on their craft, and for the hitters, that work starts on the tee in the batting cages.

But what is the purpose of hitting off the tee?

Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts discusses the importance of hitting off a tee in the latest episode of “NESN Clubhouse.”

Check it out in the video above!