STILL WATER, Oklahoma – Oklahoma State players poured into O’Brate Stadium at 10 a.m. on Saturday morning, two hours before stretching time. Here is shortstop Marcus Brown, alone in one of the loft tunnels with a tee and a bucket full of balls, digging into his swing mechanics. There’s Victor Mederos, who served the day before but still showed up hours early on a Saturday morning. When Cowboys trainer Josh Holliday gave me the full tour of O’Brate, we met one player at a time.
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