Just two years ago, Alex Wood was one of the best young baseball pitchers in the game. Since then, he has been an enigma of frustration.
Julio Urias, of the Los Angeles Dodgers, has effectively utilized his body to maximize pitching mechanics. A baseball pitcher that is mature beyond his years.
Kyle Hendricks’ of the Chicago Cubs, has a consistent release point (and pitching mechanics) is easily repeated, but is it enough for sustained success?
If Paxton can continue to hone the usage of his overhauled arsenal, he could become the ace many scouts dreamed he would. I consider him a dark-horse candidate for the AL Cy Young – and honestly, I don’t think it’s much of a stretch.
David Price struggled with his pitching mechanics at the onset of the 2016 baseball season. Many critics were quick to turn their head and spout out the, “I told you so’s” and the “this is why you never give a massive contract to a pitcher thirty years or older”.