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Emergence of pitching prospects visible

Emergence of pitching prospects visible

Pitching coach Wally Whitehurst spoke with MadFriars.com on the growth of Drew Miller, impressions of Cory Luebke, mentality of R.J. Rodriguez, changeup of Rolando Valdez, sinker of Wilton Lopez, aggressiveness of Yesid Salazar, confidence of Ernesto Frieri, stamina of Brandon Gomes, and attitude of Aaron Breit.

Drew Miller had a good year. How has he grown from last year when you had him in Eugene to the end of this year – the injury aside? Wally Whitehurst: We all know he has electric stuff. He has a great fastball, a power curve. His changeup is in the works. At times he throws it really well. The biggest difference between this year and last year was mental. He was more aggressive. Not so...

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