Pedro Martinez had a immensely successful career and a couple years ago was asked about how to save the pitching elbow. Has his advice helped?
Kyle Hendricks’ of the Chicago Cubs, has a consistent release point (and pitching mechanics) is easily repeated, but is it enough for sustained success?
Elite pitchers should have good hip to shoulder separation, accounting for 80% of velocity. Proper pitching mechanics allow baseball pitchers to perform.
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.