Per Andrew Baggarly,At his long-awaited physical exam and official weigh-in Friday, Sandoval tipped the scales at 240 pounds, according to Ethan Banning of Triple Threat Performance, which coordinated his offseason conditioning regimen. Sandoval weighed 278 pounds at the end of last season. He also reduced his body fat measurement from 30 percent to 19 percent, Banning said.I am thrilled. I was never a Pablo Sandoval naysayer, and now I'm more confident than ever that he'll bounce back in 2011. Yes, the whole "best shape of his life" thing is cliche. But this is different. Sandoval saw a clear decline in his numbers after putting on weight in the 2010 season, and now he'll enter more athletic than ever. He should be able to cover more range, and heck, maybe he'll even hit with more...

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