Pujolssmirk

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I teach hitting and pitching, to baseball and softball players ranging in age from Kindergarten through the Major League level, among other things. I have done some consulting on pitching mechanics for a ML team (not the Cardinals) and my work on hitting and pitching is followed by scouts and other player development folks at a number of teams.

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The cutters I have seen on TV have very little tilt to them
Commented on What's the deal with St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal's fastball velocity? on Apr 14 2014, 10:37p
FWIW and anecdotal, his arm slot looked a tick higher to me, at least on opening day
Commented on What's the deal with St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal's fastball velocity? on Apr 14 2014, 10:34p
In my experience, topping the ball is often an indication of being early
Commented on Allen Craig has had trouble getting the ball in the air in 2014 on Apr 14 2014, 6:23p
Using Gameday, you can see the cutters
Commented on What's the deal with St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal's fastball velocity? on Apr 14 2014, 11:37a - 1 reply
4-Seamer, based on looking at GameDay from Opening Day
Commented on What's the deal with St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal's fastball velocity? on Apr 14 2014, 11:25a - 2 replies
On Opening Day it was what he was mostly missing with low and away
Commented on What's the deal with St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal's fastball velocity? on Apr 14 2014, 10:51a - 1 reply
FYI, Rosenthal is throwing a cutter and it isn't being picked up by PitchFX
Commented on What's the deal with St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal's fastball velocity? on Apr 14 2014, 10:44a - 5 replies
So you're good with "The Truth has but one name" post above?
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 9 2014, 10:28a - 1 reply
The fact that personal attacks like this are allowed to stand (and are rec'd) is why I won't contribute to VEB
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 9 2014, 9:28a - 1 reply
As I was saying
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 8 2014, 11:07p - 1 reply
Don't worry, I'm out of here
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 8 2014, 8:03p - 2 replies
It's VERY commonly believed that the hips and shoulders are linked
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 8 2014, 7:35p - 1 reply
If you're interested in the truth behind the whole Mark Prior Perfect Pitching Mechanics thing, just Google it
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 8 2014, 7:22p - 1 reply
(H)e’s holding off his hip turn until after his foot strike
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 8 2014, 7:20p - 2 replies
Sorry, but not worth the hassle
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 8 2014, 2:47p - 2 replies
Thanks for the acknowledgement, RB
Commented on Joe Kelly's Evolving Mechanics on Apr 8 2014, 1:07p - 2 replies
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