Hargrove called everyone together before tonight's game to talk about the collective hitting slump. In his words, it was an "informal talk" which focused "more on encouragement" than anything else. Clearly, it worked.
That article also has some neat new details on Madritsch's injury. Specifically:
I don't know about you, but I'm ready and willing to accept whatever good news I can find, so I'm pretty happy to hear that his shoulder has improved so much.