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Posted 08 June 2012 - 05:57 PM
Per LENIII in the STrib: Cubs (19-38) 1. Reed Johnson, LF 2. Starling Castro, SS 3. David DeJesus, RF 4. Alfonso Soriano, DH 5. Bryan LaHair, 1B 6. Joe Mather, CF 7. Steve Clevenger, C 8. Darwin Barney. 2B 9. Ian Stewart, 3B LHP Travis Wood Twins (22-34) 1. Ben Revere, CF 2. Jamey Carroll, 2B 3. Josh Willingham, LF 4. Justin Morneau, DH 5. Ryan Doumit, C 6. Chris Parmelee, 1B 7. Trevor Plouffe, 3B 8. Brian Dozier, SS 9. Darin Mastroianni, RF RHP P.J. Walters No Mauer, no Span.
Posted 08 June 2012 - 06:24 PM
I think the reason that Walters will be able to stay in the majors is because he has such great variations in mph between his pitches. Against the first Cubs hitter, he had his fastball at 89 and his offspeed stuff at 73.
That does appear to be his greatest strength.