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WVC’s Ryan Bird finding balance at the plate

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WENATCHEE — Ryan Bird came to the Wenatchee Valley College baseball team this season with a patient approach at the plate.

In the Knights’ first 14 games of the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges East Region season, Bird racked up 12 walks, and had a stellar .455 on-base percentage through April 16.

But Bird wasn’t totally satisfied with his results. He knew that his approach was partially responsible for the fact that he was striking out more than he…

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