“We were going
to break him in easy. That went by the boards the first couple weeks of
as much respect and credibility with our club as any of our guys out there."
and sharper. He’s just had more experience. He had put in a full
season at Triple A, and that counts for a lot."
"To go out there
and do what he’s doing, it’s pretty special. You can’t
say enough about him."
a great fastball, and the curve speaks for itself."
for me to call any of his pitches, because I trust him to throw strikes."
built for pitching—6 foot 7, lean and agile."
"He's got a live
arm. He's got good movement on his fastball, a good downward plane, and
he's got that curveball. They both set each other up."
proud of all his achievements, but I’m most proud of the young man
he has turned out to be."
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