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Monday, April 28, 2014

Sullivan: How Ervin Santana Made Himself Complete

Santana was late to sign — and it took some injuries to get him to Atlanta — but through a handful of starts, Santana has demonstrated a new level of ability.

And, looking back, perhaps we were tipped off.

The Panic of ‘14 recovers.

spike Posted: April 28, 2014 at 09:00 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: atlanta, braves, pitching mechanics

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   1. CFBF Is A Golden Spider Duck Posted: April 28, 2014 at 09:46 PM (#4696287)
Santana has simply been a joy to watch. He throws first pitch strikes to everybody, attacks hitters and does it with swing-and-miss stuff. Makes the games fly right along.
   2. A New Leaf Posted: April 29, 2014 at 05:36 PM (#4697006)
I'm shocked to see an inconsistent pitcher find success after leaving the Angels, and lean heavily on his changeup while so doing.

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