"I've talked hitting with him before," Ventura said. "It's not like he can't teach it. He just hasn't done it every day like he has to now. That gap will close the more he's doing it."
Ventura said his philosophy on hitting is similar to what Brett believes in.
"He understands there are different ways to do the same thing," Ventura said. "I don't see him not being good at doing this."
Robert Falkoff is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.