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Article: Morneau's fast(ball) improvement

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#1 Parker Hageman

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 10:26 AM

You can view the page at http://twinsdaily.co...ll)-improvement

"You spend a good piece of your life gripping a baseball and in the end it turns out that it was the other way around all the time." -- Jim Bouton, "Ball Four"

#2 Paul


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Posted 10 September 2012 - 11:10 AM

Have the %s of inside FBs, and FBs in general, changed through thr year? It makes sense he would see more curves/sliders and inside FBs earlier in the year from RH pitchers trying to take advantage of his tentativeness from the concussion recovery.

#3 Willihammer



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Posted 10 September 2012 - 11:24 AM

Better coverage but he's still vulnerable to the outside pitch. I'd really like to see him snuggle up to the plate like Willingham.

#4 Dave T

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 01:39 PM

He's gotten back in his groove over the past month. It sure took him long enough!